Course overview

Beauty (Pathway 2) Level 1 City of Bristol College

This one-year, full-time Level 1 Beauty qualification will help you build the foundations to begin an exciting career.

You will learn all about the requirements for working in the Beauty industry and its exciting opportunities. You will work in our modern college salons to practice your skills in a realistic environment.

You will develop the knowledge and skills you need for the next level of learning, employment or an apprenticeship.

Dates and applications

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Beauty (Pathway 2) Level 1 College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGF1944C01-1
Dates
06/09/2022 - 27/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Tues, Weds & Thurs
Hours per week
9.26
Start Time
09:15
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £632. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LGF1944C01-1 06/09/2022 - 27/06/2023 1 years Tues, Weds & Thurs 9.26 09:15 College Green Centre
This course costs £632. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is for young people aged 16-18. You should be keen to develop and progress, in your learning and personally.

If you have a passion for working with people, for Beauty treatments, Makeup and manicures then this is the course for you.

What you'll learn

This Level 1 course will give you the basic knowledge, skills and experience in the Beauty industry. You will also build your confidence and your communication skills when working with our clients.

You will learn about the Beauty industry and the skill required to gain your Level 1 Beauty qualification. This will include:

  • The Health and Safety for Beauty Therapy
  • Presenting a professional image
  • Working with others in a Beauty salon
  • Introduction to Manicure and pedicure
  • Nail art application
  • Introduction to skin care and facials
  • Create an image based on a theme

Course entry requirements

Three GCSEs at Grade 2 which must include maths and English or Functional Skills in English and maths at Level 1.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This course is delivered in modern salons and classrooms.

You will have practical workshops as well as work in our realistic college salons which are open to the public for your beauty sessions. During these sessions you will develop your beauty skills and be assessed working on clients.

You will also have theory lessons where you will gain the required knowledge and understanding and will demonstrate this knowledge through assignments.

Future career and study opportunities

You can go on to complete a Level 2 full-time Beauty qualification. You may then go on to gain your Level 3 Beauty Therapy qualification.

With these qualifications you can gain employment in a beauty salon, a spa or cruise ship or you can be self-employed.

Additional costs

You will be required to purchase a Beauty kit and a uniform at a total cost of approximately £205.85.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery.

Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like study visits and visiting speakers. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.

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