Why Should You Take This Course?
This qualification will give you the opportunity to perform your own basic hair and beauty services whilst assisting others in the salon. The course will include:
• Introduction to the hair and beauty sector
• Present a professional image
• Colour hair using temporary colour
• Plaiting and twisting
• Shampoo and conditioning the hair
Are there any special expenses?
A Level 1 Hairdressing and Beauty kit and uniform will be needed for this course.
How will I be assessed?
Your knowledge and understanding in these units will be collected in a portfolio of evidence. Guidance for this will come from your assessor. Your assessor may also ask questions to confirm your knowledge and understanding. Your assessor will also observe your practical performance in one assessment.
Your grade will be determined by achievement of assessment criteria and achievement of additional performance standards.
What could I do next?
This qualification will prepare you for either supervised employment in the hair and beauty industry working as an apprentice or further study at Level 2. You may choose to develop your skills in both industries, or decide to specialise in just one job; hairdressing, barbering or beauty therapy.
If you wish to apply for 2020-2021 academic year, please complete the online application form.