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This course will help you to develop the introductory skills you need to secure a junior salon role or to progress onto a Level 2 course.
This course also includes sessions on Contact Dermatitis to ensure your hands are kept in tip top shape throughout your career.
All training is delivered by our professional salon team in our commercial salon Botanica, with regular brand updates from our employer partners such as Milk Shake.
You'll study the following:
You will be continually and formally assessed during this course. Theory assessments will be carried out via assignments and formal testing and practical assessments will be carried out in our on site salon, Botanica. All assessments will be measured against the nationally recognised standards of the awarding body, City and Guilds. You may also be asked to carry out case studies and research work at home.
Our highly professional and experienced salon teaching team will help and support you every step of the way. With industry experience under their belts to ensure your learning experience is packed full of the latest trends and techniques, the team adapt their teaching style to suit each student, making your time with us as personal and enjoyable as possible.
We work with a wide range of professional hair companies and brands, such as Milk Shake, to give you the up to date product knowledge and skills requested by today's employers.
All practical sessions will take place in our commercial, industry standard salon Botanica which is equiped with customer reception, two hair salons, dedicated barbering and make-up space, nail bars and beuaty suites.
You will also be invited to buy a salon uniform to wear throughout the course.
We'll let you know the cost of this when you enrol.
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When you finish this course, you can either step into an juinor role with in a hair or beauty salon, or progress to one of our level 2 courses.
A minimum of 4 GCSE grades 1-3, an interview with our team, good communication skills and a positive attitude.
There will be an additional cost for a hairdressing kit whcih you'll use throughout the course and a salon uniform.
We'll let you know the cost of these when you enrol.
"The teaching on this course is better than I have experienced elsewhere."
(Student Survey 2017/18.)
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.
Those aged under 18 years old are not eligible to study this course as it is a part time programme.
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