Overview top

This qualification is intended to provide an understanding of the sector and the vocational skills and knowledge required at level 1 standard. It is an introduction to the hair and beauty sector and

provides an awareness of the range of job opportunities and work settings with in the industry and will enable candidates to make informed decisions regarding career paths in this exciting and vibrant industry.

During this course all aspects of colouring and cutting will be covered, including:

101: Intro to the hair sector

102: Presenting a Professional Image

003: Shampoo and condition

004: Plaiting

006: Skin care

007: Hand care

103: Styling Women’s hair

215: Style and dress hair

106: Basic make-up application

109: Provide basic manicure treatment

111: Colour hair using temporary colour

113: Follow health and safety in the salon

Entry Requirements top

No entry requirements

Assessment top

The assessments for the qualification require the candidates to undertake:

• Practical tasks which will be observed

• Knowledge and understanding assignments

Professional Opportunities top

On successful completion of this course, you can progress on to:

  • Level 2 Hairdressing
  • Level 2 Barbering
  • Level 2 Beauty

Further Information top

Kit will be provided. Work experience is necessary