This 6 week (3 hour) introductory course includes both practical and theory lessons. You will develop a basic understanding of the industry.
An Individual Learning Plan (ILP) will be designed with you, to meet your needs. Targets will be set to enable your progress and achievement.
You will be assigned a Personal Tutor who specifically looks after your pastoral and progress requirements throughout the course
You will be trained in the use of specialist, professional products and treatments.
The course covers the following units:
Introduction into the Hair and Beauty Industry
Hand and Nail treatments
Health and Safety
There are several additional opportunities as part of this introductory course. You have the chance to complete work experience in our academy salons. It is a good introduction into the beauty therapy industry
This course is assessed through a mixture of practical assessments and written tests.
More than just a Course
Beauty Therapy offers an exciting and challenging career in a fast paced industry. This short, 6 week part time course is ideal if youre just starting out in hair and beauty and want an understanding of the industry – enough to succeed in a job in the area or to move onto further study. It will give you the knowledge and practical skills to progress to a higher level course in beauty therapy. Alternatively you could progress to an Apprenticeship.
If you are interested in a career in Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy, Tameside College offers a wide range of courses to get you started in a rewarding career in these areas.
This is a part time, adult evening course
Uniform: learners are expected to wear black, no denim or trainers allowed.
Learners should possess the following qualities:
A genuine interest in the subject
Good communication skills
Enjoy working with people and in a team
Good dexterity skills
Be reliable & punctual
You could progress to further study in the following;
Level 2 in Beauty Therapy part time.
Working as an assistant within a salon environment