Hairdressing 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
This programme will provide you with a clear understanding of hairdressing. You will develop the skills required to assist in a hairdressing salon supporting the stylist.
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
How is the course assessed
You will be assessed through practical observation, oral questioning, assignments, written tests and portfolio work.
What can this course lead to
On successful completion of this course you can progress on to Level 2 VRQ Hairdressing, a level 2 beauty course or an apprenticeship.
Are there any additional costs
You will need to purchase a kit and uniform. Details of these will be given at interview.