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New Courses & Support for Newton Rigg Students
From September 2021, we will be offering new courses in land-based studies & uniformed public services and are accepting Newton Rigg applications for the second year of study in four course areas.
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Course Department

Course Level

Course Mode

COURSE TITLE
STUDY TYPE LEVEL START DATE DURATION
Advanced Beauty Techniques
Full-time 4 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The primary outcome of the VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy is to prepare you to enter the beauty therapy sector as an advanced senior beauty therapist or at management level. This Diploma is for students who want to learn advanced techniques within the industry and are looking to elevate their career path.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is suitable for barbers who already have a qualification, and are looking to develop their skills to an elite standard.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is suitable for complete beginners, or for hairdressers who are looking to expand their skills. This is a nationally recognised qualification, and will prepare you to be work ready for a barbershop.

Beauty Therapy
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business.

You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example, an overseas spa trip. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions.

Beauty Therapy
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business.

You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example, an overseas spa trip. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions.

Beauty Therapy
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Information coming soon!

Hair Fashion & Styling
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this programme you will study various aspects of hairdressing, which will include shampooing, conditioning, setting and blow-drying, cutting, perming and colouring. You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example to Salon International in London and Birmingham Hair UK. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions.

Hair Fashion & Styling
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this programme you will study various aspects of hairdressing, which will include cutting, perming, producing an image for a photo shoot, colour, colour correction, long hair styling. You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example to Salon International in London and Birmingham Hair UK. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions. The qualification and the experience you gain on the course will help you find employment in hair and beauty salons either locally, or further afield; for example, in large department stores, hotels, leisure centres or on board cruise ships. You may also continue with your studies and progress on to the Level 4 Diploma or an apprenticeship.

Nail Technology
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy practical and creative work? Have you ever thought about working within the nail industry? If the answer to these questions is yes, then this course is for you!

Barbering
Part-time 3 Enquire 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This provides you with a great opportunity to build portfolios of evidence for progression in your future career and on to a higher level of qualification.

You will also be encouraged and required to develop your interpersonal skills and work as part of a team. If you are creative, like working with people and have lots of ambition, barbering could be your pathway to success. Never has there been so many exciting possibilities at the cutting edge of the fashion & style industry.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Part-time 2 Enquire 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

You will be taught all of the essential skills needed in modern day barbering, including skin fading, layering, scissor over comb, creating lines and patterns in the hair, shampooing, drying and styling hair.

Beauty Specialist Techniques
Part-time 2 Enquire 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business.

Curly Blowdry & Hair Up Workshop
Part-time N/A Enquire 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Blow drying and styling your own and others hair at home is becoming increasingly popular with the British public. Why not get one step ahead of the game and become a master of the world famous curly blow dry!

Hairdressing
Part-time 2 Enquire 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

If you are creative, like working with people, have lots of ambition and have worked and achieved a previous hairdressing qualification this could be your pathway to success. Never has there been so many exciting possibilities at the cutting edge of the fashion, style and grooming industry. Your practical skills will be supported by underpinning knowledge; this will be conducted by written and oral tests and research workshops. You will be provided with the opportunity to build portfolios of evidence for progression in your future career and on to a higher level of qualification. You will also be encouraged and required to develop your interpersonal skills and work as part of a team, you will be involved in hairdressing competitions.

Hairdressing
Part-time 3 Enquire 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a vocationally based qualification. If you are creative, like working with people and have lots of ambition, hairdressing could be your pathway to success. Your practical skills will be supported by underpinning knowledge for each unit by written and oral tests, research workshops which build up portfolios of evidence. You will also be encouraged to develop your interpersonal skills and work as part of a team. You will get involved in hairdressing fashion shows and competitions and work to produce a portfolio of your practical work.

Nail Technology
Part-time 2 Enquire 16/17 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy practical and creative work? Have you ever thought about working within the nail industry? If the answer to these questions is yes, then this course is for you!

Salon Management
Part-time 4 Enquire 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy (QCF) is a vocationally related qualification that is focused on advanced beauty practices for reducing hair growth using intense light and laser treatments and skin rejuvenation using intense light and microdermabrasion.

Swedish Massage
Part-time 3 Enquire 13 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage (QCF) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in how to provide the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of body massage.

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