This course is designed to help you embark on a career in the beauty profession. All relevant aspects of beauty therapy are covered over the year and leads to the diploma qualification.
Subjects covered include:
- 201 - Anatomy and physiology
- 202 - Principles of Practice for Beauty Therapists
- 203 - Hair Removal Treatments
- 204 - Facial & skin analysis treatments
- 205 - Manicure services
- 206 - Pedicure services
- 207 - Lightcured Gel Polish
- 208 - Lash & Brow treatments
- 209 - Applying makeup Optional unit(s):
- 211 - Tanning Treatments
There are four types of assessment:
- Demonstration of practical competence
- Short assignments
- Oral questioning
- Online tests
A portfolio of work is built up during the time spent at college.
You will need:
- 4 or more GCSEs at Grade 3 (D) or higher, preferably including English and Maths
- A relevant level 1 qualification
If you are aged 19 or older, relevant experience may be accepted. You will be invited to an interview to help us ensure the course is right for you.