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Join our professional salon team and be part of training in our Botanica salon. You'll follow an innovative programme preparing you for work in the beauty industry including techniques such as facial techniques, body electro therapy, body massage and epilation.
Plus, learn from our network of employer partners which includes professional brands such as:
You'll study the following units:
You can choose to do additional training to work on specific skill such as Ellisons MyLash / Lash Extensions, Glycolic Facials and Intimate Waxing. There may be an extra cost for this additional training.
You'll also have the opportunity to perfect your customer care skills including working on reception, booking appointments, welcoming clients and interacting with paying customers.
Plus, you'll have the chance to enter national industry competitions.
Throughout the course, we'll monitor your progress and provide constructive feedback to help you to improve where needed. We'll measure your skills and knowledge against nationally recognised standards specific to the beauty sector.
We assess you in a range of ways including practical tasks carried out in our on site salon, Botanica, projects from which you'll create a portfolio of evidence and written coursework and assignments.
You may need to provide your own clients for assessments.
All courses are delivered by highly skilled and experienced teachers who design their sessions to accomodate different learning styles and abilities as much as possible.
Our network of employer partners and professional brands includes:
Working with these employers means you learn the most up to date techniques and we're able to source brilliant work experience opportunities.
All practical sessions will be taught within our on site professional standard salon, Botanica where you'll work as part of the professional salon team, serving paying clients.
You'll wear a salon uniform during the course and use a professional kit.
Check out how we are embedding sustainability throughout our hair and beauty courses:
After the course, you'll be ready for employment in the beauty sector or you can progress onto a Level 4 in Advanced Beauty Therapy Techniques.
A Level 2 in Beauty Therapy. Plus an informal interview with a member of the teaching team.
You'll need to buy a uniform and a professional kit. We'll let you know the prices during the application process and help you to source these items through our preferred suppliers, ensuring you get the best value for money. Funding support is also available to those who meet the eligibility criteria. Ask us for more information at our enrolment events.
There may be an extra cost for any additional training you choose to take with us for example for lash extensions, intimate waxing or glycolic facials.
Students will also have the opportunity to participate in additional training, working with Ellisons MyLash / Lash Ext, Glycolic Facials and Intimate Waxing and many more (subject to additional costs).
This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.
Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.
For one to one advice, contact our friendly team who will assess your individual circumstances and give you the right information. You can contact them on 0191 490 2246, [email protected], via Live Chat or pop along to one of our Enrolment Events.
Whatever support you need, we’re here for you and will make sure you get the most out of your time at college.
We have expert teams in place to look after every single one of our students.
Our specialist teams can help with: