Introduction to Hair and Beauty (Level 1) at Central College Nottingham
This course involves an introduction to different aspects of the Hair and Beauty industry. This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in a future career within Hair and Beauty and wishes to develop their personal and social skills. The course also provides opportunities for you to experience other trades and vocational areas.
- Introduction to the Hair Sector
- Introduction to the Beauty Sector
- Hairdressing Units
- Beauty units
- Create an Image
- Customer Service
- Health and Safety
- Career Preparation
- Working in a Team / Problem Solving
Functional Skills will be studied as part of the learning programme (unless the learner holds this or alternative qualifications) and therefore, additional hours will be necessary to allow for these.
English and Maths are an essential part of your studies and will help you succeed on your course. These subjects will help you develop confidence and are the key employability skills that all employers now look for when recruiting.
One of the following:
- 4 GCSEs at grades D-G including English Language and Maths
- A relevant Entry 3 qualification, plus you will need to complete an English and Maths assessment to determine the right course and support for you.
Adults who are aged 19+ without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.
Continuous assessment of each unit. You will present evidence of competence via practical assessments and production of a personal portfolio of evidence.
You are expected to progress onto one of the following:
- Level 2 Hairdressing
- Level 2 Beauty
- Level 2 Nails
- Level 2 Hair and Beauty
- Level 2 Hair and Make-up
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Central College Nottingham directly.