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Junior Hair & Beauty Academy – Makeup workshop (for 14-16 year olds)

Course Code: JHBA3
  • Level: E
  • Qualification: Short Course
  • Awarding body: City College Plymouth
  • Duration: Six weeks
  • Course type: Short course
  • Time of day: Evening
  • When you'll study: Mondays, 5.00pm - 7.30pm

What's it all about?

Are you considering your career options for when you leave school, or just looking for something to do in your free time where you can learn a new skill?

Come and join our five week Makeup Academy where you will learn how to apply makeup to create a variety of looks.

Our friendly staff will support you to learn new techniques and show you what the makeup industry is all about.

Course information

You will spend your time practising new techniques, such as smokey eye, brow design, and cut crease as well as other techniques. You will then have the opportunity to showcase your new found skills to your parents and carers at the end of the programme.

There are no specific entry requirements for this course, however a positive attitude and a keen interest in makeup are essential. 

You will be assessed via observation.

Following successful completion of this course you may progress onto one of the following courses at the College, following completion of your GCSEs: 

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

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Future careers

What you could earn:

Hairdressing and Beauty Salon Managers and Proprietors


Potential salary


Entry level salary


Average salary


Annual openings in Plymouth

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