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Hair and Beauty (Level 2) at Central College Nottingham

Course description

The Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy enables you to gain a qualification making you ready for work, based on National Occupational Standards for Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy.

Course content

Units include:

  • Facial Skin Care Treatment
  • Pedicure Services
  • Eyebrows and Eyelashes
  • Waxing Services
  • Manicure Services
  • Dressing Hair
  • Shampoo and Condition Hair
  • Cutting Hair
  • Colour Hair
  • Health and Safety
  • Client Care and Consultation

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.

Entry requirements

One of the following:

  • 4 GCSEs at grades A*-D including English Language and Maths*
  • A relevant Level 1 qualification including GCSE English Language and Maths* at grade A*-D

*If you do not have both GCSE English Language and Maths at A*-D, we may accept one of them at Grade E in addition to your 4 GCSEs at A*-D. Functional Skills may be accepted instead of GCSE English and/or Maths. Functional Skills Level 1 is equivalent to GCSE Grade D and Level 2 to GCSE Grade C.

Adults who are aged 19+ without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.

Assessment

There is continuous assessment of each unit. You will need to present evidence of competence via practical assessments and production of a personal portfolio of evidence.

Future opportunities

NVQ Level 3 in Beauty Therapy or Hairdressing

Further information

You will be required to purchase a kit and uniform. The uniform must be worn at all times in College. Kit costs are approximately £250.00. At enrolment you will also be required to pay a £30 fee for a work package.

Need help with tuition fees, travel or equipment costs? Click here if you are aged 16-18 or here if you are aged 19+

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Central College Nottingham directly.

Last updated date: 22 June 2015
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    • This brand new facility, which opened in September 2014, offers hair and beauty courses from level 1 to level 3 in a modern industry-standard salon which is also open to the public.

      For appointments call 0115 914 6302