Course Code: BTVRC
Subject area: Hair & Beauty
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: Certificate, City & Guilds
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Five months
When you'll study: Mondays, 9.30am - 2.30pm and Thursdays, 10.00am - 1.00pm
Do you want to train for a job as a beauty therapist, beauty massage therapist or beauty business owner? City College Plymouth can help take your skills in providing facials, manicures, pedicures, waxing, make-up and eye treatments to the next level with the City & Guilds Diploma in Beauty Therapy. You will need to be a good communicator and have excellent customer service, as you will practice on fellow students before you begin working on clients! As well as the practical training element, you will also learn about health and safety and how to promote products and services during this excellent one year, part-time course.
You will study the following beauty therapy skills and techniques:
- eye treatments
- health and safety
- tanning treatments.
All units will be assessed practically and theoretically.You will be required to attend up to ten Saturday classes, 9.30am – 4.00pm.
You will need to have:
- four GCSEs at grades D-F (3-1), preferably to include a science-based subject
- a level 1 qualification in hair and beauty
- customer service experience
- good personal presentation
You will be assessed via an online tests and assignments.
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.