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Hair and Beauty at Nacro

Course description

If you like the sound of working in a hair salon or beauty spa, why not do one of our hair and beauty courses? At Nacro, learning is done in small, practical groups and informal workshops that feel just like the real thing. So you’ll get plenty of salon-style experience.

Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector

  • Level E3
  • Award or Certificate
  • City and Guilds

Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector

  • Level 1
  • Award or Certificate
  • City and Guilds

Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector

  • Level 2
  • Award or Certificate
  • City and Guilds

Course content

  • Hand care, skin care, nail art and shampooing
  • Make up and face painting
  • Women’s hair styling
  • Using colour to create an image

Depending on which course you take, you’ll work towards gaining an award, certificate or diploma.

Entry requirements

You don’t need any qualifications or previous experience. You can start at any level that suits you and then move on to other levels. To start a level 2 course, you will need to be working at level 1 in your English and Maths. We also expect you to show an interest in a subject of your choice.

Assessment

You’ll be assessed through practical skills and assignments.

Future opportunities

With your qualification, you can apply for jobs including:

  • hairdresser
  • hair and beauty stylist
  • nail bar technician
  • make up artist
  • spa therapist

Alternatively you can take a related course at a higher level or apply for an apprenticeship in a related work area.

Further information

Any of the tutors at your centre will listen to your needs and offer you help. If you have personal matters you’re worried about, you can talk to one of our safeguarding officers. You will find their contact details displayed in the centre.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nacro directly.

Last updated date: 27 March 2017
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