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Hair and Beauty C&G Level 1 Diploma at Northbrook College Sussex

Course description

This course will provide you with the basic knowledge and experience in preparing you to progress onto Level 2 Beauty therapy or Hairdressing.


  • Brand new state of the art facilities and access to new technology
  • Innovative methods and enjoyable learning
  • You will support learners on the Level 2 & 3 programmes through reception work and salon organiser
  • Work experience
  • Functional skills in English and Maths

You will learn about:


  • Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Industry
  • Presenting a Professional Image
  • Create an Image Based on a Theme
  • Shampooing & Conditioning
  • Hair Plaiting & Twisting
  • Make Up Application
  • Themed Face Painting
  • Hand Care
  • Skin Care
  • Women’s Hair Styling
  • Nail Art
  • Temporary Colour
  • Employability Skills and Customer Service

Entry requirements

To start on this course you need a reasonable standard of literacy and numeracy (at least GCSE grade E or Entry Level 3 in English or Maths), which will be assessed at interview, an appropriate reference and successful interview. You will also need attendance at one week's work experience.

Future opportunities

After 1 year you can achieve a Diploma in Introduction to Hair & Beauty Sector. This means you can apply for one of our Level 2 courses.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Northbrook College Sussex directly.

Last updated date: 10 May 2016
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