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Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (Beauty route) VRQ Certificate – Level 1

Level 1
1 year
Full Time
City & Guilds
Middlehaven (Main Building)
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Course overview

This course will provide you with the opportunity to the gain skills that prepare you for the beauty industry. This course will provide you with the basic beauty skills needed to progress onto Level 2 Beauty. You will have a hands-on experience working in practical settings and The Graduate Salon working on clients, gaining internal work experience and salon experience to build upon your employability and communication skills.

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At Middlesbrough College, you will be trained by experienced tutors, learning the skills and techniques to carry out high quality treatments in one of seven professionally equipped hair and beauty salons on-site.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.