Beauty Therapy Level 1

The Level 1 Diploma in Beauty Therapy has been specifically designed to introduce you to practical beauty therapy skills.

You will study a range of units over the duration of the course, which include presenting a professional image in a salon, introduction to the hair and beauty sector, the art of photographic make-up, providing basic manicure and pedicure treatments, health and safety in the salon, working with others in the hair and beauty sector, creating a hair and beauty image, salon reception duties, nail art application, skin care, basic make-up application and themed face painting.

Your beauty therapy skills will be assessed in a realistic working environment to develop your skills and will provide you with the foundation for further learning. It will also enable you to perform your own basic services and to assist others in the salon.

  • What will be studied

    You will study a range of units over the duration of the course, which include presenting a professional image in a salon, introduction to the hair and beauty sector, the art of photographic make-up, providing basic manicure and pedicure treatments, health and safety in the salon, working with others in the hair and beauty sector, creating a hair and beauty image, salon reception duties, nail art application, skin care, basic make-up application and themed face painting.

  • What are the entry requirements?

    Under 19s are required to supply evidence of four GCSEs at grade 2 (formerly F) or above - including English and three other academic subjects. Mature learners are welcome with a good standard of education.

  • Where does this course lead to?

    This qualification will prepare you for further study at Level 2 and you may choose to develop your skills in a specialist pathway by undertaking vocational qualifications in beauty therapy at Level 2 such as VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up.

  • What qualifications will be gained?

    VTCT Level 1 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

  • How will this course be delivered?

    The course is delivered through practical, theory and tutorial sessions

    You will receive practical demonstrations and theory input to develop your knowledge and understanding and prepare you for assessment and examination.

  • How will I be assessed?

    You will have continuous practical assessments, assignments and online examinations for each unit. Work experience is included as well as Functional Skills or GCSE Maths and / or English as required.

  • How to get a place?

    Please apply online

  • Other Information:

    College uniform and kit are required.

  • WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

    This qualification will prepare you for further study at Level 2 and you may choose to develop your skills in a specialist pathway by undertaking vocational qualifications in beauty therapy at Level 2 such as VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up.

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Start Date : September 2018 End Date : July 2019 Fee : N/A
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