If you enjoy making people look and feel good then this is the career for you. This is a one year course that will include both practical and theory work in both Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
This is a one year course that will include both practical and theory work. During the course you will also be enrolled onto the tutorial, enrichment programme, 3 functional skills, and a personal and social development programme that will prepare you for work within the beauty industry.
Students will be expected to wear a uniform and present themselves in a professional manner as practical work will be assessed in our commercial on-site Salon, Inspire Hair and Beauty Academy You will need to work in a commercial salon for one day per week and the college may be able to assist in finding you a suitable work placement.
Brooklands College has specialist facilities for hair and beauty courses, linked to the Brooks Hair & Beauty Salon at both Ashford and Weybridge. Our new facilities at Ashford are state of the art with a commercial salon based in the high street, giving the learners a real life working experience.
You will also have the opportunity to take part in competitions and all students are expected to wear uniforms and present themselves in a professional manner.
Study will include facials, manicure, pedicure, preparation of the work area for Level 2 treatments and basic anatomy and physiology, you will also be assessed on the a small number of Hairdressing units such as blow-drying, shampooing & plaiting and twisting hair.
Year 11 students as well as 16-19 year olds who wish to enter the professional world of the hair and beauty industry.
Students will be expected to wear a uniform and present themselves in a professional manner as practical work will be assessed in our commercial on-site Salon, Inspire Hair and Beauty Academy, practical course assignments and written evaluations.
Uniform is mandatory.
Visits may include: professional exhibitions, an international visit and a chance to take part in competitions and suppliers product courses. Students are allocated a certain amount of free printing, after which a small fee will be incurred.
Some evidence of studying at GCSE grade D/grade 4/or working at Entry Level 3 literacy and numeracy.
Pre 16s No requirements, it is essential that applicants have a keen interest in teh industry and willingness to learn.
You can further your studies by moving onto a Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing/Beauty Therapy. Alternatively, you may wish to go straight into employment to continue your training as an apprentice. Hair Stylists and Beauty Therapists tend to start their career in a Hair Salon, Beauty Salon or Spa.
Level 2 & Level 3 Hairdressing and Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair & Media Make-up students competed at The Blackpool Hairdressing Competitions 2020. Students gained all Top 7 places in the Fantasy category! Read more
Brooklands College Weybridge Campus
Heath Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 8TT
Brooklands College Ashford Campus
Stanwell Road, Ashford TW15 3DU