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Beauty Therapy (NVQ): City and Guilds Level 1 Certificate

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This full-time course is designed for those who want to enter the beauty industry.

This full-time course is designed for those who want to enter the beauty industry. The course has some practical content to give you the experience and skills required by the industry.
 

Our career pathways show you a typical route through the various stages of learning, what you will learn along the way and the careers these programmes could lead onto.

What I'll learn

You will do six units covering the basic practical skills and underpinning knowledge for the beauty industry:

• Health & Safety
• Develop and maintain effectiveness at work
• Assist with facial skin treatments
• Prepare and maintain salon treatment work areas
• Provide nail services
• Assist with day make-up treatments

You will be working with a range of clients in the college’s salon and nail bar.

 

Entry Requirements

  • Two GCSEs grade D-G, to include English Language and preferably Science
  • Good communication skills and smart personal presentation will be essential and you will need to have positive references
  • If you do not have a grade C in GCSE English Language and maths you will need to be working
  • towards achieving this alongside your course