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Hair and Beauty at Bodmin College

Course description


Level 2 NVQ includes;

Health & Safety, manicures, pedicures, eyetreatments, Dermalogica facial, waxing, spray tanning, make-upapplication, fulfil salon reception duties, develop and maintain effectiveness at work.

Level 3 NVQ includes;

Swedish massage, body & face electrical,electrolysis. As an advanced Beauty course, this is for students whohave achieved a high standard of work at Level 2.

Hair Level 2 VRQ 

Level 2 NVQ in the second year includes;

Health & Safety, reception duties, advising & consulting with clients, developing & maintain effectiveness at work, shampoo & condition, cut hair using basic techniques, plaiting & twisting, hair up techniques, temporary hair colouring, permanent hair colouring, cutting, restyling hair.

Students will need to find a work placement during the course for one day per week.

Level 3 VRQ includes;

Advanced cutting, advanced colouring techniques,colouring correction and an insight to management.

As an advanced Hair course, this is for students who have achieved a high standard of work at Level 2.

Entry requirements

Students need 3 Grade C GCSEs, one of them being English as there is written work and projects to do.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Year full time course