This course is designed to kick-start your career and provide the essential practical skills and knowledge which will equip you to progress to a career in the beauty therapy industry or to higher level study.
You will learn how to consult with clients and perform facial and skin analysis treatments, hair removal, manicure, pedicure, gel and brow services. In parallel, you will develop your communication and customer service skills, all of which are valued highly by employers.
As part of your studies, you will be required to complete work experience to support the development of your skills and behaviours to meet industry standards.
You need to be highly motivated and demonstrate a keen interest in your chosen subject. Offers of a place on the course are dependent on your qualifications and practical aptitude. You will need:
You will have an interview and initial assessment in maths and English and you need to attend a taster session. We may be able to take into consideration your previous experience in your chosen subject.
You will be assessed by a range of methods including practical observation and written tests.
A kit and uniform are required for the programme. Details will be available from the curriculum staff during your interview.
You can progress to a Level 3 Beauty Therapy qualification.
You can pursue a career in a wide range of roles in beauty salons and spas.