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Diploma and Certificate in Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector – Full Time Level 1 (City and Guilds) at Tameside College

Course description

This is a full time study programme.

Course content

'The course covers the following units:Working in the hair industryFollow health and safety practice in salonClient consultationBasic Make up applicationBasic Manicure treatmentsProviding basic Pedicure treatmentsPresenting a professional imageCreate an imageWorking with othersReception DutiesThere are many additional opportunities as part of this study programme. You will be expected to take part in work experience, and also have the opportunity to enter a range of regional and national competitions, such as Greater Manchester Colleges’ Competitions. During your time on this programme, you will also take part in external study visits, for example to Professional Beauty North in Manchester, to observe professionals within the industry and taking part in bespoke one day demonstrations on the latest trends and fashions in the industry.

Entry requirements

'Learners must have;A genuine interest in the subjectGood communication skillsA hardworking approach towards the industryBe prepared to follow strict professional standards relating to attendance, appearance and punctuality

Future opportunities

'On successful completion of this qualification you can progress onto:Level 2 Hairdressing, City and Guilds NVQLevel 2 Beauty Therapy, City and Guilds NVQLevel 2 Hair and Media Make Up, City and Guilds VRQWorking as a junior therapist within a salon environmentFreelance work Apprenticeship Level 2 Nail technology

Further information

For Further Information Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 908 6789

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: 27 October 2017
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