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Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy Level 1 Diploma at Warwickshire College Group

Course description

This is an introductory level course teaching basic industry skills.

This course is to enable students to progress onto a Level 2 qualification and it provides a great insight into hair and beauty. 

Course content

  • Effective working practices
  • Prepare and maintain work areas
  • Health and safety
  • Salon reception duties
  • Assisting with hair services and beauty treatments
  • Shampooing and conditioning
  • Basic styling of women’s hair

Entry requirements

  • A minimum of two GCSEs D-G.
  • An interest in hair and beauty is essential.
  • You will need to have good communication skills, basic competency in literacy and numeracy, the ability to work as part of a team, and a successful interview.


Continual assessment throughout the course/ written assignments/ online tests/ practical assessments are undertaken.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the Level 1 Diploma in Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy you can apply to join the Level 2 Beauty Therapy course or Level 2 Hairdressing course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Warwickshire College Group directly.

Last updated date: 19 January 2017
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