Course Details

This course will be the start of your beauty therapy journey. You will learn basic beauty skills such as facials, manicure, pedicure and make-up. The course will give you the confidence you need to treat clients and offer a high standard of treatment in our commercial beauty spa, Oasis. As well as your main programme of study you will have the opportunity to take on other additional courses such as spray tanning, ear piercing and artificial nails.

Entry Requirements

English Language - Grade 3 or above Maths - Grade 2 or above Plus one other GCSE at Grade 2 (preferably Science)

Career options

Progression onto Level 2 Beauty Therapy to continue your beauty journey and take the next step in becoming a fully qualified beauty therapist.

Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (Beauty) Level 1 Diploma

Five highlights

  • 1 Outstanding Teaching and Learning
  • 2 Dynamic, fun learning environment
  • 3 Realistic working environment in our many hair and beauty salons
  • 4 Exciting enrichment activities available through out the year
  • 5 Reputation respected within the hairdressing and beauty industry.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • 07.09.2020
  • Diploma in an Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (QCF)


Your course will cost

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Course code Location Course length Start date
BET120CF1A Chichester Campus 1 Year 07.09.2020

What you need to know

What will I study?

You will study a variety of both theory and practical units such as: Skin care Introduction to the industry Professional image Make-up Manicure Pedicure As well as English and Maths. You will practice all of your skills on other members of your group until you are ready to complete treatments on clients within the commercial salon.

How will I be taught?

Theory and practical lessons will be delivered . Much of the learning process will be student centred and will require commitment, dedication and the ability to conduct independent research. Your lessons will be in a creative and fun learning environment with support from your tutors. Your science input will take place through activities and creating a scrapbook.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed practically on clients within the commercial salon where we will focus on time keeping, hygiene and treatment skills. Your theory knowledge will be assessed via quizzes, activities and end of unit on-line tests.

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