As a society we are becoming more aware of the need to take better care of ourselves. As a result there is an increasing demand for professional therapists. Beauty therapists are concerned with improving people’s physical appearance and well being, either through offering treatments for the face and body to recommending special products. Attendance at College will be 2 days per week, plus additional 1 day for students who are under 19 and at least 8 hours per week home study.
Achievement is measured by practical assessment written papers, and a high level of attendance.
The course has been designed to follow a modular approach. Students have independent assessment written papers and practical assessment to support each relevant area of learning. This will be proof that students have mastered a particular aspect of the trade. The course involves group work, research and task based learning.
All students are expected to wear a uniform in the salons, which will be purchased by themselves (pricing TBC).
Successful students can progress to Holistic Therapies by interview. Can also lead on to application for university for specialist Make-up design, Level 3 Diploma in Salon Management, Television and Theatre make up courses.
Typical employment prospects in the beauty industry will include: Beauty Therapist at a salon, self-employment, cruise ships, health Spas etc.
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