This course is suitable for students aged 19 and over.
This course is a great introduction to the industry. You will develop the skills and knowledge required to progress on to the next level of study and will have the opportunity to complete work experience within a salon setting.
You will explore everything from the art of dressing and styling hair and creating an image, to colouring hair effectively and maintaining a professional image in the salon.
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.
The course is delivered at our Main Campus, Huyton, L36 3SD.
What will I study?
During this course, you will cover the following units:
- Introduction to the hair and beauty sector
- Presenting a professional image in a salon
- The art of dressing hair
- Health and safety in the salon
- Working with others in the hair and beauty sector
- Create a hair and beauty image
- Colour hair using temporary colour
- Salon reception duties
- Create and maintain retail displays in the salon
- Shampoo and conditioning
- Styling women’s hair
- Styling men’s hair
- Hair plaiting
How is it assessed?
You will be continuously assessed over the period of the course and are required to complete your assessments on a commercial client (paying customer).
At the start of your course, you will practice the skills on friends and family members, following this, you will be required to bring clients in for your assessments. Throughout this course, you will build a portfolio of evidence which will be submitted for verification.
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 total cost of this course 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 financial support pages.
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 the Level 2 Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing.
Are you ready to apply?
However, if you still have questions in relation to this course and wish to receive further information, please submit your enquiry here.
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