Hairdressing and Barbering Level 1
Type: Full Time
Subject: Hairdressing, Beauty and Complementary Therapies
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
Anyone who is creative and has a passion for hair and fashion. This programme will provide you with a clear insight into the industry. You will learn and develop your basic hairdressing and core skills which will enable you to progress onto higher
level qualifi cations and develop the skills required to assist in a hairdressing salon supporting the stylist.
Learners requiring extra support with English speaking, listening and writing skills can attend extra ESOL classes as part of this qualification.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event – details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
2 GCSEs at grade 1/G or above and ability to demonstrate an interest in the subject.
What is covered
• Assist with salon reception duties
• Shampoo and condition hair
• Basic skincare and nailcare
• Preparation and maintenance for work areas
• Blowdrying and colouring skills
• Gents styling
What can this course lead to
On successful completion of this course you can progress on to the Level 2 Hairdressing or Level 2 Barbering, a level 2 beauty course or an apprenticeship.
Are there any additional costs
You will need to purchase a hairdressing kit and uniform. Details of these will be given at interview.