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Hair And Beauty 25

16-18 College

Hair and Beauty

Bring joy to the world by creating a beautiful hair style or a make-up look that everyone will want to recreate. Our 16-18 year old Hair and Beauty courses are known for being enjoyable jobs, which are different from each day.

 

At West Lancashire College, you will be taught in our state-of-the-art Hair and Beauty Lounge; consisting of a hair salon, sauna room and beauty workspace. Taught by our experienced teachers, you will learn the principles of hair, beauty, make-up and most importantly, how to provide the very best customer service. 

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What can I study?

Hair & Beauty Studies Level 1

Our Level 1 Certificate in Hair & Beauty Studies has been designed to prepare you for employment, to develop your skills in personal and social development and teach you a range of techniques across the hair and beauty sectors.

Length: 1 Year
Study: Full Time
Start date: 2nd September 2024
Location: West Lancashire College

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Beauty Therapy Level 2

The Level 2 diploma in Beauty Therapy is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills.

Length: 1 Year
Study: Full Time
Start date: 2nd September 2024
Location: West Lancashire College

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Beauty Therapy Level 3

The Level 3 course in Beauty Therapy is designed to give you all the skills required to become a professional Beauty or Spa therapist. 

Length: 35 Weeks
Study: Full Time
Start date: 2nd September 2024
Location: West Lancashire College

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Hairdressing Level 2

Our Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing aims to provide students with a range of essential practice skills and knowledge, which will ultimately help you to seek employment or further training. 

Length: 1 Year
Study: Full Time
Start date: 2nd September 2024
Location: West Lancashire College

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Hairdressing Level 3

This course is designed to provide you with a range of specialist practical skills and technical knowledge, which will equip you to gain future employment or further training and development within the hairdressing sector.

Length: 1 Year
Study: Full Time
Start date: 2nd September 2024
Location: West Lancashire College

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Contact our team

Meet our Hair and Beauty students and tutors

What can I do with a qualification in Hair and Beauty?

Daily tasks:

  • Ensures financial accounts for the business are maintained.
  • Demonstrates, advises on and sells hair and/or beauty products.
  • Checks and maintains any equipment, and ensures that all safety requirements are met.
  • Undertakes and/or directs hair treatments and/or beauty therapy.
  • Ensures clients.
  • Provides clients with information and advice on styles and treatments, and resolves any complaints or problems.
  • Controls the allocation, training and remuneration of staff.
  • Determines staffing, financial, material and other short- and long-term needs.

Median Salary

£22,001 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Demonstrates, sells and recommends hair care products to clients and advises them on hair care.
  • Ensures hair products are stored and used appropriately and observes relevant health and safety factors.
  • Maintains client records and keeps up-to-date with new products, styles and techniques.
  • Collects payment, arranges appointments and cleans and tidies salon.
  • Shaves and trims beards and moustaches.
  • Combs, brushes, blow-dries or sets wet hair in rollers to style or straighten.
  • Cuts and trims hair using scissors, clippers, razor and comb.
  • Washes, conditions, bleaches, tints or dyes hair and provides any necessary basic scalp treatments.
  • Discusses customer requirements, analyses hair condition and other relevant features to define and advise on hair style.

Median Salary

£10,884 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Maintains client records, sells and advises on cosmetic products and services, and ensures appropriate health and safety issues are addressed.
  • Advises clients on diet and exercise to assist in weight loss and slimming.
  • Recognises problems and refers clients to medical practitioners if appropriate.
  • Performs specialist treatments for conditions such as acne, applies skin rejuvenation therapies.
  • Applies make-up to hide blemishes or enhance facial features and advises clients on skin care and make-up techniques.
  • Cleans, shapes and polishes finger and toe nails, applies nail extensions.
  • Uses waxing, threading, sugaring and other epilation techniques to remove any unwanted body hair.
  • Massages scalp, face and other parts of the body and carries out spray tanning.
  • Discusses clients requirements, analyses and advises client on appropriate skin care, and applies treatments to the face or body.

Median Salary

£10,690 View more

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