Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy

Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector - Full Time - Entry 3
Course Title
Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector - Full Time - Entry 3
Course Code
Mode of Study
Full Time
VTCT Entry Level Certificate in an Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector Entry 3
Number of Weeks
Entry Requirements
Entry 2 qualification to work towards an Entry 3 in English and maths.
Leads on to
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in both hair and beauty and will provide you with the foundation for further learning by progressing to Level 1. It will also enable you to perform your own services and to assist others in the salon.
Additional Information
You will need to purchase a uniform and kit. Prices will be given at interview.
This qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills through introducing you to the hair and beauty industries and how you should present a professional image in the salon. To further enhance your practical skills you will have the opportunity to choose from the following hair and beauty units:
plaiting or plaiting and twisting hair
shampoo and conditioning hair
hand and skin care
themed face painting
styling men’s or women’s hair
basic make-up application
nail art application
create an image using colour or hair and beauty techniques
providing basic manicure or pedicure treatments
colour hair using temporary colour
salon reception duties
health and safety
working with others in the hair and beauty sector
how to create and maintain retail displays