On this one year course you will develop your practical skills and work on clients in a commercial salon environment. Areas of study include:
- Client care and communication
- Health and safety and related theory
- Manicure treatments
- Pedicure treatments
- Make up
- Eyelash and brow treatments
- Facial skincare
- Waxing techniques
- Creating an image.
You will also study literacy, numeracy, digital literacy and employability.
Updated November 2019
Grade C in GCSE Maths, English Language and preferably Science or equivalent Essential Skills Wales communication and application of number. You will be required to complete an initial assessment in literacy and numeracy and attend an interview.
You will be assessed in a variety of ways which will include assignments, external examinations, case studies and continual class assessment
Beauty Therapy Treatments, or Spa and Body Treatments (Level 3 Diploma) or Hairdressing (Level 2 Diploma).
Employment in the industry as a junior therapist in a professional salon or self-employment.
All students are encouraged to attend a guidance session prior to application. Please contact us on 01792 284049 to arrange.
Students will be expected to wear full salon uniform and flat black enclosed shoes. Students will be expected to attend industry related trips at an additional cost of £30 - £50.
The purchase of a kit is essential to study on this course. The approximate cost of kit/uniform (based on 2018 price) is £250 (FCF funding available depending upon personal circumstances).