Minimum of 5 GCSEs grade 4/C or above normally including Maths and English language; grade 4/C or above in a relevant subject qualification is sometimes required
For progressing students, a minimum of Level 2 course in your chosen subject and English language and Maths at level 2. Progressing students without English or Maths at GCSE grade 4/C will be required to study these as part of their programme of study.
The Isle of Wight College has standard entry requirements for full-time college courses, depending on the level of the course to be studied.
There may be additional entry requirements for a small number of specialist courses. If this course is one of these specialist courses, additional entry requirements will be stated below.
VTCT have a pre-requisite for the level 2 award in infection prevention which must be achieved as part of their main qualification. In some instances, there will be a registration fee of £20 which will be discussed within your induction
Desired but not essential: Level 2 qualification in beauty related industries
Applications which do not meet the stated entry criteria in full may be approved as an exceptional entry, based on a review by the Assistant Principal
All students are required to:
Full PPE must be worn when completing treatments (face shield, type II medical mask, apron, Gloves) This a mandatory requirement for all students to wear, no exceptions.
A high standard of learning will be achieved with regard to:
This course is designed in a modular format, incorporating theoretical and practical information.
Your knowledge and skills are assessed throughout the course; a portfolio summary evidence of theory work undertaken will be produced. There will be separate independent assessment papers and practical assessments (models will be required), where we will ensure you have gained the necessary knowledge and skills.
The course requires you to spend a considerable amount of time on home study and practicing techniques taught each week.
As an essential part of learning all students will be expected to receive and complete treatments (unless medically exempt) within the practical session from peers.
Tops Day Nurseries offers flexible hours, so you only book and pay for the hours you need.
Student Services offer advice on bursary funding. Bursaries support essentials such as travel, childcare and kit.
Student Services provide a range of support, information and specialist services to enhance your student experience.