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Hairdressing And Beauty Therapy City & Guilds Level 1 at The Basildon Academies Sixth Form

Course description

Level 1 is ideal if you're just starting out in hair and beauty
and want an understanding of the industry - enough to succeed
in a job in the area or to move on to further study. This course
is a highly practical and vocational programme which will give you
a basic introduction to the Hair and Beauty industry. You will work
in our new salon with real clients alongside experienced professionals
from the sector.


Course content

To introduce the learner to the world of Hairdressing and
Beauty Therapy engaging their interest through experiential
learning of selected products and techniques. This course
is project based.

Units will include the following:
• Styling Women’s Hair
• Styling Men’s Hair
• Plaiting and twisting hair
• Basic Make-up Application
• Themed face painting
• Nail art
• Colouring hair and using temporary colour

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements are necessary but you will need to
have a strong commitment to the industry, excellent customer
service skills and good personal presentation skills.


Practical demonstrations and assignments.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Basildon Academies Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 24 April 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year