What courses can I do after this?
Progression to suitable qualification such as the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Beauty Studies will be discussed during progression week in the third term.
What jobs can I get?
Opportunites for employment could include high street Beauty salons, Spa's or self employment. However most employers require a Level 3 qualification for insurance purposes.
To do this course you should have...
You will require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades 9-4 including Science, English and Maths (formerly A*- C). There is also an alternative route for students not achieving these grades and will be discussed at interview/enrolment.
You will be working on external clients from the start of the program.
What about work experience?
You may be expected to complete one day a week and a 2 week block of work experience in a Beauty salon or spa. This is compulsory element and MUST be completed. For 19+ students, there may be some flexibility with this.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
Click below to download the uniform and kit lists. This can be ordered direct from the suppliers. Please DO NOT order any the following if you only have a condidtional place offered, and are awaiting confirmation of pending results.
L2 Beauty Uniform
L2 Beauty Kit
You will also need to wear flat black enclosed shoes (no trainers or leggings).
You will develop a range of practical beauty therapy skills and underpinning knowledge of the theory required to pursue this career.
Subjects studied include:
- Anatomy and physiology
- Health & Safety, and Salon Reception duties
- Client Care and Communication
- Facial Skin care
- Manicure & Pedicure services
- Eyelash & Brow treatments
- Remove Hair using Wax
- Apply Skin Tanning techniques
- Apply make-up
- Effective Business Operations
You will also be required to attend functional skills dependant upon your GCSE qualifications.
September - Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.
More about the course
Here at The College we have a reputation for offering excellent skills training. Our lecturers are professionals in their chosen fields, with sound experience, knowledge and expertise.
Working in our public salons you will gain valuable experience in offering a professional salon service, including customer care, client consultation and professional treatments in a realistic working environment.
You will have access to well equipped commercial beauty salons situated at our Lansdowne campus in central Bournemouth.
Enrichment opportunities could include visits to beauty therapy exhibitions.
Opportunities exist on the course to take part in national competitions.