Skills for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries

The Skills for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries course is a continuous programme starting with an Entry 3 Certificate and progressing onto a Level 2 Diploma.

The course will run on a Tuesday, 9:30 – 15:00 at our Portland College Venue: Portland College (Elms Building), Nottingham Road, Harlow Woods, Mansfield, NG18 4TJ.

Learners will attend one session per week which will include both theory and practical training.

No previous qualifications are required to join this course.  The key thing is that prospective learners have a keen desire to learn and have the right attitude and aptitude for the course.

Entry Level 3 Certificate in Skills for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries

Start Date: Tuesday 2nd November 2021

End Date: 25th January 2022

Guided Learning Hours: 145

Course Cost: £941

AIM E3 Certificate in Skills for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries is the perfect introduction to explore an interest in beauty therapy and decide if it is something you would wish to learn at a deeper level. This course leads onto the Level 2 Diploma in Skill for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries and is usually delivered as a combined course.

This qualification consists of the following 6 units:

Unit Code Unit Title
T/616/2088 Beauty Care
Y/616/2195 Hand Care
F/616/2224 Nail Painting
D/616/2084 Assist with Styling Women’s Hair
A/616/0584 Exploring Occupational Areas
K/616/1116 Transferrable Skills and Training Needs

Level 2 Diploma in Skills for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries

Start Date: Tuesday 1st February 2021

End Date: Tuesday 28th June 2022

Guided Learning Hours: 288

Course Cost: £2583

The AIM Level 2 Diploma in Skills for Working in Hair and Beauty Industries is suitable for people who are interested in learning more about the industry and developing both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in order to perform holistic therapy and beauty therapy treatments.

The course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to provide a broad range of popular treatments and consists of the following 12 units:

Unit Code Unit Title
T/617/0157 Introduction to Hair and Beauty Industries
L/616/9967 Customer Service Skills
Y/616/9423 Human Anatomy and Physiology for Complementary Therapy
D/616/0593 Follow Health and Safety Procedures in the Workplace
D/616/9942 Display Stock to Promote Sales in a Salon
Y/616/9941 Apply Make-Up
M/616/9945 Provide Facial Skin Care
Y/616/9549 Thermal Auricular Therapy (Hopi Ear Candling)
R/616/9288 Aromatherapy Techniques
M/616/9427 Reflexology
H/616/9425 Indian Head Massage
H/616/9943 Hot Stone Massage

This course is suitable for anyone who is wishing to explore the possibility or working as a self-employed therapist, or as an employed therapist working in a salon, spa or cruise ship. It is a goof foundation for progression to the VTCT (ITEC) Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments or other further training at professional level.