Beauty Therapy

This qualification covers all the basic mandatory treatments and core skills required by beauty industry employers. It provides an exciting opportunity to enter the beauty profession through learning to carry out professional treatment techniques as well as enhancing interpersonal skills.

201- Anatomy and physiology

202- Principles of practice for Beauty therapists

203 - Hair removal treatments

204- Facial and skin analysis treatments

205- Manicure services

206- Pedicure services

207- Light cured gel polish

208-Lash and brow treatments

209-Apply make up

211- Tanning treatments

 

 

  • Internal written ( marked externally)
  • Practical observations- formative
  • Oral and written questioning
  • Client related documentation
  • Portfolio of evidence ( reflective journal)

Within their course timetable learners will be able to acquire experience of work through college commercial salon sessions which the general public are able to attend for professional treatments.

Learners must also complete compulsory work experience of 35 hours within a beauty salon as part of their study programme

  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Beauty Retail
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Make-up Artistry
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Hairdressing
  • Level 3 advanced Technical Certificate in Beauty and spa therapy
  • Level 3 advanced Technical Certificate in Nail technology
Level 2 – 4 x GCSE grade D or level 3 (including English and Maths)

Explanation of entry requirements

Good attendance and punctuality.

Positive attitude and willing to learn

Excellent work ethic

 

 

  • Level 2 Certificate in Retail Knowledge
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Beauty Retail
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Make-up Artistry
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Hairdressing
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Barbering

Directly on the website

Please phone 0161 7854157 for more advice or information

Careers

  • Beauty Therapist
  • Facial Specialist
  • Lash and Brow Treatments Specialist
  • Salon Receptionist
  • Retail
National Careers Advice

Study Programme


All students at Oldham College will participate in a personalised study programme that will maximise your potential and enable you to progress onto employment, apprenticeships or higher education.

This means you will:

  • Study a core qualification in a vocational discipline and continue to develop your English and Maths skills through functional skills, GCSE resits and the option of Level 3 qualifications
  • Participate in meaningful work experience
  • Enjoy a range of enrichment opportunities e.g. basketball, archery, skiing and sign language
  • Take part in dedicated tutorial sessions to review your progress and development