Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy

Level 1 Diploma Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
Course Title
Level 1 Diploma Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
Course Code
C004019
Mode of Study
FULL TIME
Entry Requirements
Creative flair, an interest in the subject and some basic skills.
Leads on to
You can start work as a junior in a salon, or progress to one of our related Level 2 Diplomas.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Take your first step into a growing industry that will satisfy your ambition and challenge your artistic side. On this exciting course, you’ll be involved with the creative world of hairdressing. You'll explore a broad range of areas, with a strong emphasis on allowing you to develop practical skills recognised by employers. On offer here is a broad introduction to the worlds of hairstyling and beauty therapy. Subject areas include:
Shampooing and conditioning hair - develop the skill of shampooing and conditioning hair using a variety of products and massage techniques
Blow drying and setting - develop the skill of blow drying, finger drying and finishing techniques on a variety of hair types and lengths
Plaiting and braiding - learn how to provide on the scalp and off the scalp plaits
Temporary colouring - gain the knowledge and artistic skill of using temporary hair colour to create an effect
Applying basic make-up - develop creative design skills for basic make-up
Nail art and skin care - learn how to prepare for and provide, basic skin care treatments under supervision and communicate with clients to provide 2D nail art designs