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Hair & Beauty Outline
Southampton City College is the leading provider of Hair and Beauty therapy adult training in the South. With outstanding new Hair and Beauty salons and a team of highly experienced and skilled tutors, our training is second to none.
Whether you're planning to move into the Hair & Beauty industry or already manage your own salon, City College can help you get to where you want to be in your career.
Our extensive range of Awards, Certificates and Diplomas qualifications enables progression at every level from learners who are new to the hair and beauty industry, to more experience learners aspiring to achieve a higher level qualification to boost their employability and application of specialist skills. In both hair and beauty we offer level 4 in technical salon management and Assessor qualifications.
Real Work Environment
In order to aid the learning process, Southampton City College has its own on-site new state of the art commercial hair & beauty salon called 'Kudos', which is open to members of the public during the week (inc Saturdays), providing you with a real working environment; which gives you an opportunity to enhance your customer service skills and improve your practical skills in a range of beauty treatments or hairdressing services depending on the qualification you are studying.
How Will I Be Assessed?
You will be assessed through a combination of written assignments, practical assessments, oral questioning and written exams or online multiple choice test. You will be required to create a portfolio of evidence during your course with photos if studying hairdressing, media make-up and Nail Art.
The College offers part time (NVQ) Diplomas from level 1-4 in hairdressing & barbering and level 2 to 4 in Beauty therapy. They are an ideal way of gaining a qualification for those already working in the industry or those wanting a career change.
We also offer certificate which are shorter than a diploma and consist of a variety of units from a Diploma in beauty.
In addition City College can offer a selection of bite-sized award qualifications in both hair and beauty which have been tailored to allow learners to focus on niche areas of expertise ranging from bridal hair , styling and relaxing African type hair, hair extensions and funky hair for men. Beauty specialist award qualification include Nail Technology, Nail art, Epilation, Micro dermabrasion ,Intimate female waxing Stone therapy and Self tanning.
We offer courses through out the year so please see list below for the latest courses running or call 023 80 48 48 48.
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