Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector Level 1

Subject Area Hairdressing
Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 1
Start Date September 2020
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Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector

This course is designed to give you an introduction into the hairdressing industry whilst completing ten units, most with a practical and theory element.

You will gain the practical skills of shampooing and conditioning, styling women’s and men’s hair, hair up styles for all occasions, setting and plaiting, health and safety, reception service and consultation. You will also be introduced to colouring and cutting which will help you advance on to the Level 2 hairdressing diploma.

During your time on this course you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of workshops and seminars as well as guest speakers and trips to industry related exhibitions.

Kit: You will need to purchase a full hairdressing kit.

Uniform requirements: Smart black clothes, black, comfortable, closed toe and closed heel shoes

Assessment: Practical assessment as well as assignments and online tests

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • Shampooing and conditioning

  • Styling women’s and men’s hair

  • Hair up styles for all occasions

  • Setting and plaiting

  • Health and Safety

Course Applications

Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks Fees Apply/Enrol today
DP1HA21E Paignton Campus 16/09/2020 - 06/07/2021 WED 17:30:00:0 - 21:00:00:0 41 Apply Enquire

This course costs: £1512.00

“This course is great for building practical experience on real clients- which also helps you learn great customer service. I would really recommend the course, the tutors have valuable industry experience and help to get you ready for the workplace.”Jessica Brown

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

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