Course overview

Make Up and Hair Level 1 (Pathway 4) City of Bristol College

This one-year, full-time Level 1 Make Up and Hair 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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Make Up and Hair Level 1 (Pathway 4) SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1947C01-1
Dates
09/09/2024 - 19/06/2025
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
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Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £699. 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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Make Up and Hair Level 1 (Pathway 4) College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGF1947C01-1
Dates
09/09/2024 - 19/06/2025
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
Enquire
Start Time
09:15
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £699. 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.
Apply
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LMF1947C01-1 09/09/2024 - 19/06/2025 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised Enquire 09:15 SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £699. 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.
Apply
LGF1947C01-1 09/09/2024 - 19/06/2025 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised Enquire 09:15 College Green Centre
This course costs £699. 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.
Apply

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is for young people aged 16-18.

If you have a passion for working with people and you are keen to develop your Make up and Hairstyling skills then this is the course for you.

What you'll learn

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

You will learn about the make-up and hairdressing industry and gain your Level 1 Make-up qualification. This will include:

  • Health and safety in the salon/make-up studio
  • How to present yourself professionally to meet industry requirements
  • Working with others in the hair and beauty industry
  • Introduction to skincare
  • Basic make-up application
  • Themed face painting
  • Styling women’s hair
  • Plaiting and twisting hair

Students are expected to have all treatments performed on them by other students, and to model other students’ work.

Course entry requirements

Grade 2 GCSE in English and Maths.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

Discover the exciting world of Make Up and Hair artistry with our hands-on course. Dive into engaging modules that combine theory and practical assessments, refining your skills in our modern make-up studios and hair salons on campus.

Our well-designed curriculum ensures a balanced learning experience, covering essential knowledge and skills for junior-level mastery in the makeup industry.

Collaborate with peers, practising and modelling on each other for Level 1 training that prepares you for success in Level 2 and beyond.

Future career and study opportunities

This qualification opens doors to allow you to progress on to Level 2 full-time programmes in Hair and Media Make Up, Hairdressing or Beauty.

With these Level 2 qualifications, you can work in a Hairdressing or Beauty salon, become a self-employed Makeup Artist, or advance to a Level 3 full-time course in your chosen field.

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