This course is suitable for students aged 19 and over.
Working in our fast-paced commercial salon, The Lounge, you will improve the appearance of the hands and feet with basic manicure and pedicure techniques, learn how to provide toning, cleansing and moisturising treatments and provide advice on makeup application and skin care.
You will also have the opportunity to experience your creativity with themed face painting, nail art and photographic makeup.
When will I start the course and how long will it take?
The course will start in September and will take one year to complete.
This course will take place at our Main Campus, Huyton, Liverpool, L36 3SD.
What will I study?
During this course, you will cover the following units:
- Health and safety in the salon
- Introduction to the hair and beauty sector
- Basic manicure
- Basic pedicure
- Skin care
- Working with others in the hair and beauty sector
- Basic makeup application
- Presenting a professional image in a salon
- The art of photographic makeup
- Create a hair and beauty image
- Salon reception duties
- Nail art application
- Themed face painting
How is it assessed?
You will be assessed throughout the course by a combination of practical assessments, written assignments, end of module exams and portfolio building.
Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?
You do not need any formal qualifications, just passion and a commitment to your studies.
What are the course fees?
The course fee is £994. You may be eligible for funding depending on your personal circumstances and subject to a fee assessment during the enrolment process. For further details, please visit our dedicated Adult Financial support page.
What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?
Once you have successfully completed this course, you will have the opportunity to progress on to one of the following courses:
- Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques
- Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Technical)
- Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Makeup Studies
Are you ready to apply?
Simply fill in our online form here.
However, if you still have questions in relation to this course and wish to receive further information, please submit your enquiry here.
Please note, we have taken our utmost care to describe and show course information as accurately as possible. Knowsley Community College reserves the right to amend, remove and add courses in the future. This information cannot be considered contractual and advertised course fees are subject to change.
Ref: Janice Hodson