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Hairdressing and Beauty L1 NVQ Diploma at Bishop Auckland College

Course description

If your dream is to become a top Hair Stylist / Beauty Therapist then this is the place to start. You will learn and practice the skills needed to be successful in your career; whether this is travelling the world, working on a cruise liner, running your own salon or working in the entertainment industry. The opportunities are as broad as your imagination. This full time course is taught over 3 days a week plus work placement. Which includes Maths, English and Enterprise.

Course content

You will be able practice your skills in our purpose built salons gaining valuable work experience and cover topics such as: Assist with Colouring & Perming, Health & Safety, Developing effective working relationships, Shampoo and condition hair, Prepare for Hair and Beauty Services, Blow Dry Hair, Plait and twist hair, Assist with Reception, Assist with facial treatments and Nails.

Future opportunities

This programme aims to help you to develop the skills, knowledge and experience to gain a Level 1 qualification and to develop the skills required to progress onto a Level 2 Hairdressing Course.


What can I do when I finish?

You may progress to the Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing.

Further information

Materials needed

All students in the Hairdressing and Beauty department are required to wear a uniform and purchase their own hairdressing kit which can be purchased from the College. (Support may be provided).

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 February 2016
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