Course Duration
1 Year
Location
Cauldon Campus
Course Cost
£ -
Do I have to pay this fee? These courses receive government funding, and some learners will be eligible for FREE tuition if they meet specific criteria. Some L code courses at Level 3 to 6 may also have an Advanced Learning Loan available for learners aged 19 and over.
Course Code
FL1597
Start Date
05/09/2022
Start Time
-
Day
Mon - Fri

Course Summary

Entry 3 Hair and Beauty is a course that can start you on the path to a vocational programme within the Hair and Beauty industry. You will be able to study a range of units including introduction to assisting a stylist and hygiene skills for hands and feet well as being able to access salon facilities at the Cauldon campus. Additionally, you will also work to develop your personal and employability skills completing units in teamwork, managing your money and oral presentation skills. Functional Skills of maths, English and ICT are also integral to the course. Enterprise is also a big feature in the course and you will be encouraged to demonstrate the skills you have learnt through fund raising activities.

Course Requirements

Entry Requirements

No formal requirements, but you will have a pre-induction interview/assessment to make sure this is the right level for you.

How Is It Assessed

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. For each unit that you work on, you will have to complete an assessment to evidence your learning and understanding. Your tutor will tell you when the assessments will take place. You must successfully pass all of the unit assessments in order to pass the course successfully.

How Is It Taught

The course is taught by an experienced and well-qualified lecturer. The learning will take place in our Cauldon Campus in the salon, classrooms and computer suites. Learning is practical and hands on and accessible to everyone.

What Could I do Next

Support is provided to identify progression pathways that are appropriate to the individual. Progression can to a level 1 or employability course within any area of the college you choose.

What Else Do I Need To Know

All of the Entry courses are smaller sized classes to allow more individual support that nurtures and develops learners and their learning. As the course progresses throughout the year, more independence and autonomy is encouraged.

Entry Requirements

No formal requirements, but you will have a pre-induction interview/assessment to make sure this is the right level for you.

How Is It Assessed

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. For each unit that you work on, you will have to complete an assessment to evidence your learning and understanding. Your tutor will tell you when the assessments will take place. You must successfully pass all of the unit assessments in order to pass the course successfully.

How Is It Taught

The course is taught by an experienced and well-qualified lecturer. The learning will take place in our Cauldon Campus in the salon, classrooms and computer suites. Learning is practical and hands on and accessible to everyone.

What Could I do Next

Support is provided to identify progression pathways that are appropriate to the individual. Progression can to a level 1 or employability course within any area of the college you choose.

What Else Do I Need To Know

All of the Entry courses are smaller sized classes to allow more individual support that nurtures and develops learners and their learning. As the course progresses throughout the year, more independence and autonomy is encouraged.

Related Careers

Career

Hairdressing and Beauty Salon Managers and Proprietors

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hairdressing salons, beauty treatment and similar establishments.

Career

Hairdressers and Barbers

Hairdressers and barbers shampoo, cut, colour, style and treat hair.

Career

Other Skilled Trades n.e.c.

Workers in this unit group engrave jewellery and stoneware, make artificial hairpieces, charge fireworks and munitions with explosive material, make lampshades, wickerwork, toys, dolls, models, candles, artificial flowers, other fancy goods, make patterns for moulds for metal castings, make and tune musical instruments, craft precious metals and stones, and perform other hand craft occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 544: Other Skilled Trades.

Career

Hairdressing and Beauty Salon Managers and Proprietors

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hairdressing salons, beauty treatment and similar establishments.

Career

Beauticians and Related Occupations

Beauticians and related workers give facial and body beauty treatments, apply cosmetics and dress wigs.

Career

Sales and Retail Assistants

Sales and retail assistants demonstrate and sell a variety of goods and services in shops, stores, showrooms and similar establishments.