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Hair and Beauty

Hair & Beauty

Students are able to choose this hair and beauty course as a one year option. The course is a basic introduction to working in the industry sector and would suit any student (male or female) interested in becoming either a hairdresser/barber or beautician and is an essential step on the industry ladder. The school has invested in a purpose built hair salon, with up-to-date equipment, enabling the course to be offered at Aylsham.  The course is taught by industry professionals and has proved a very successful start point for many students before moving into the labour market.

Course Content - Consists of 5 units

  • Unit 10343 - Introduction to the hair and beauty sector
  • Unit 10344 - Presenting a professional image in a salon
  • Unit UV30338 - Styling women’s hair
  • Unit UV30332 - Hand care
  • Unit UV 30336 – Shampoo and conditioning

Assessments - All assessments will be assessed by practical skills and underpinning knowledge.

Useful resources VTCT level 1 certificate in ‘an introduction to the hair and beauty sector’ (QCF) candidate pack.  This will be issued to students at the start of the course.

Key coursework tasks and deadlines - Course work deadline information set by teacher.  Finished portfolio - (May of year course is taken)