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Hair & Beauty City and Guilds Level 1 at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Course description

This qualification is intended for learners who wish to explore their interest in the Hair & Beauty sector. The course will help you to gain an insight into the industry, as well as learn useful basic skills and relevant background knowledge.

Course content

Work during this course is of a practical nature and learners will complete assignment tasks that involve researching information about the industry, exploring trends and fashions in the Hair & Beauty sector.

Entry requirements

GCSE grades between E-G

Assessment

Assessment is on going, allowing you to work at your own pace. You will be assessed by practical observations, assignment tasks and written tests.

Financial information

You will need to have the required materials and equipment in order to successfully complete this qualification. We advise that you purchase the specialised kit with us, order forms are provided upon a successful interview.

We offer a bursary that students can apply for help with costs that are associated with a course. This could be help with the cost of travel, books, materials, equipment, uniforms, childcare and examination and registration fees. To find out more about bursaries available at the College, please speak to Customer Services.

Future opportunities

Upon completion of this qualification ideally you will progress onto the NVQ/VRQ Level 2 qualification.

Further information

One academic year, full time approx three days per week.A minimum of 95% attendance is required.Upon successful completion in your first year you will gain a Level 1 qualification. We will then advise you as to which qualification you will be progressing onto in your second year.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: L0407
  • Web url: www.nwhc.ac.uk

Venues

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    • Nuneaton is our largest campus, home to the majority of our courses and offers a great range of low-priced services including The Salons, Budding Florists, Glebegate Restaurant and the Sport & Fitness Centre.

      • Advanced Engineering Centre, housing CNC and CAD machines and a 3D printer
      • Library
      • Onsite nursery
      • College Refectory, serving Starbucks
      • Costa Coffee Shop
      • Sports & Fitness Centre, boasting two football pitches, a dance studio, gym and sports hall
      • The Salons
      • Glebegate Restaurant and Refresh Bistro
      • Student Centre
      • Motor Vehicle Workshop
      • Prayer Room
      • Florist shop
      • Airport & Cabin Crew simulation room

      Subjects available to study at this campus include:

      • Apprenticeships
      • Aviation
      • Business
      • Child Development and Education
      • Computing
      • Engineering
      • FE Choices
      • Floristry & Horticulture
      • Foundation Learning
      • Hair & Beauty
      • Health & Social Care
      • Hospitality & Catering
      • Motor Vehicle
      • Public Services
      • Sport
      • Travel & Tourism

      To find out more about North Warwickshire & Hinckley College:

      024 7624 3000
      the.college@nwhc.ac.uk
      www.nwhc.ac.uk