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Do you want to be part of a growing industry of beauty therapists? If you've got plenty of motivation and dedication the sky's the limit!
This course has been designed around current working practices within the beauty industry. You'll learn not only the practical skills but also your knowledge of the industry, how to work effectively as part of a team and to build your confidence in preparation for your progression onto the next level.
You'll build the skills and knowledge on
You will be continually assessed throughout your programme with practical assessments performed in our state of the art beauty salons.
Theory is assessed through written assignments.
We have an established team who love teaching beauty therapy and have a huge variety of experience.
We have worked for national companies such as Saks Hair and Beauty, and local salons including City Retreat in Newcastle.
We have our very own Microbiologist who turned her hand to beauty and one
travelled to exotic places working on the cruise ships. Another member of the team completed her course with us and never left, she now teaches with us.
An important part of your course will be an industry placement.
This is your chance to see the industry and get some real-life experience, which is always good for your CV!
You need to do this for one day a week alongside your course, you can choose
a beauty salon, nail salon or anywhere linked to the course that will boost your
confidence and help you develop your skills.
You will require a kit and uniform, which will allow you to present a professional image and develop your skills in our own salon Botanica.
We'll invite you to our summer open event where we share all the information on how to get your hands on everything you need.
Check out how we are embedding sustainability throughout our hair and beauty courses:
Whatever support you need, we’re here for you and will make sure you get the
most out of your time at college.
have expert teams in place to look after every single one of our
specialist teams can help with:
We will support and guide you through your studies and the course. You'll be able to continue your training onto Level 2 beauty therapy or a beauty apprenticeship at Level 2.
Three GCSE grades 1-3, preferably including maths and English, plus an informal interview with a member of our teaching team.
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] or via Live Chat. Or pop along to one of our Enrolment Events.