NVQ Diploma in Hair and Beauty Therapy L1 (full time)


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 requirements

Good communication skills, no previous experience is required, interview and short assessment.

What will I do?

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.

What will it give me?

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.

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).

What can I do when I finish?

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

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