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Hair and Beauty Sector Diploma - City & Guilds Level 1 at City College Plymouth

Course description

This qualification will give you an in-depth introduction to the hair and beauty sector. It provides a fun and inspirational insight into the industry and teaches all the basic skills required to progress on to the intermediate and, eventually, advanced courses available at the College. You will also be able to learn some level 2 skills in preparation for progression and employment. 

Course content

Unit 102

  • Presenting a professional image

Unit 103

  • Styling women's hair
  • Applying basic make-up
  • Nail art
  • Skin care
  • The art of dressing hair

Entry requirements

You will also need to undergo an initial assessment at entry level 3 to level 1. 


You will be assessed by written assessments, assignments and tests. 

Future opportunities

On successful completion you may progress to level 2 hairdressing or beauty therapy courses at the College. 

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 26 February 2016

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