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Barbering, Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy

Thanks in some part to the growth in celebrity culture and the rise of social influencers, the UK Hair & Beauty industry is now worth an astounding £6.2 billion. Fancy getting in on the action?

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Course Overview

To carry out this qualification, you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene throughout your work.

The primary outcomes of the qualification are:

- Maintain safe and effective methods of working when enhancing the appearance of eyebrows and eyelashes
- Consult, plan and prepare for the treatment with clients
- Shape eyebrows
- Tint eyebrows and lashes
- Apply artificial eyelashes
- Provide aftercare advice

Entry Requirements

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have before undertaking this qualification.

After Your Course

On completion of this qualification you may choose to undertake further study; qualifications you could progress to include:

- VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

- VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Make-Up
- Eyelash extension qualifications



Course fees are per year. There may also be additional costs associated with the course (please see the course overview).

Student Finance
Whether you qualify for student finance depends on specific criteria. The main student finance package for full-time students includes a tuition fee loan and maintenance loan for living costs. Part-time students can access a tuition fee loan to pay for your course.

Generally, you will only get student finance if you’re doing your first degree-level qualification. This is true even if your previous course was self-funded.

For further information please see

Access to Learning Fund
The Access to Learning Fund is a non-repayable discretionary fund that gives students facing hardship extra financial support to access and remain in higher education. This can is accessed via the college. Contact Student Services for more information: / 01539 814700

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