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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year Level 2 Full-Time Ashington Main Campus Full-time Vocational Apply Enquire

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone who has an ambition to work in beauty salons, as a beauty specialist or consultant. You will study retail, facials, make-up, hand and foot care treatments, head massage, eye treatments and waxing, health and safety in the salon, reception, teamwork and client care,.

You will need 3 GCSE's at grade 4-9 includings Maths, English Language and Science. Or a relevant Level 1 qualification.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery and you will be given the opportunity to take part in trips and visits.

Your progress will be assessed by observations and online tests.

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

You will require a placement in the beauty industry throughout the year of the course.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

This course is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career working in a salon as a beauty consultant within the beauty industry.

You will study a range of modules including client care, retail, facials, make-up, hand and foot care treatments, head massage, eye treatments and waxing.

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What’s next?

You could progress to the Level 3 Diploma Beauty and Spa Therapy

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