4 x GCSE at grade A*-D / 9-3 including maths and English or a level 1 hair or beauty therapy diploma.
If you do not meet these entry requirements please ask about our Level 1 programmes.
The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make - up Artistry is a qualification that has been specifically designed to enable you to learn both aspects of basic hairdressing and media make-up.
Who is the course suitable for?
If you are interested in basic hairdressing skills, make - up, nail art, eye treatments and tannig and would like to consider work in any of these fields then this course is suitable for you.
The mandatory section of his qualification will provide you with all the skills and techniques to enable you to; provide effective client care, the application of make-up, photographic makeup, the art of dressing hair,creating an image using both hairdressing and media make-up skills. Your lessons will take place in our industry standard salons.
Development of Maths and English
Students who have not yet achieved at least a grade C/4 in English and Maths will have to continue taking these subjects up to the age of 18, as per government requirements. At Central Bedfordshire College Students who have a D/3 in GCSE Maths and English will be required to retake these GCSE subjects in order to obtain at least a C/4 grade at GCSE level.
Employability Skills Development
All students will be required to attend work experience.
How will the course be taught?
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge and understanding of each unit including health and safety for all services.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in both basic hairdressing and media make-up to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.
How will I know how well I am doing?
Every student has a personal tutor who will meet with their learners on a regular basis to ensure they are making good progress. Tutors make sure that you receive regular feedback, manage your workload and meet college expectations.
Are there any additional costs?
Full unifrom, shoes and kit plus educational trips
What course can I do next?
Level 2 NVQ Diploma In Hairdressing
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty therapy
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Theatrical, special effects and hair and media make-up
16-18 £0.00 19-23 £1000.00 24+ £1000.00
Where can I get further support / advice?
Please apply online and you will be invited for an interview withe subject teacher who will discuss the course fully with you.
How do I join the course?
Please apply online