Level 1 Certificate Beauty Skills

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This is a practical Level 1 Certificate in Beauty (with Hair) Skills Course which aims to give you the essential skills and knowledge to work in a salon. Topics range from Creating a Beauty image, Make-up application, Skincare, Nail art, Face painting and Blow-drying hair.

In this course, you will use both practical and photographic skills to help you build a portfolio of work.

New classes start on:

  • Tuesday Class Starting 17/10/23
  • Wednesday Class Starting 18/10/23
  • Friday Class Starting 20/10/23

Course Information

We’re pretty sure that you know some of what a Beauty Therapist does. Also known as Beauticians, they specialize in massages, manicures, nail art in a way that complements the features of a client such as skin complexion and tone in order to enhance their overall appearance.

There is so much more to being a Beauty Therapist than just performing manicures. The Job includes responsibilities beyond beauty treatments such as maintaining the cleanliness of the salon and equipment, looking after the inventory of beauty products, collecting payments and ensuring that the clients receive exemplary customer service in an orderly and timely manner.


Who is this course for?

This course is an Accredited Level 1 Qualification Course for Adult Learners. It will give anyone with limited experience or knowledge of the beauty industry and a clear insight into what you need to do to become a Beauty Therapist or Beautician. You will learn the skills required to work in this role and carry out treatments within a commercial salon environment.

This course also supports you in developing your self-esteem and includes career guidance and skills such as how to apply for jobs and do well in an interview.

Units / Modules

  • Create A Beauty Image
  • Nail Art
  • Manicures
  • Basic Massage

Benefits / Skills

  • Learn Salon reception duties
  • Learn Manicures and Pedicures
  • Learn Nail Art
  • Learn Skin Massages
  • Learn Blow drying
  • Learn Health and safety

Assessment Types

You will be assessed by online, portfolio, and practical assessments.

Entry Requirements

No prior entry requirement - learners must be 19+

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Course Details


20 weeks

Study Type

Part time

Start Date

Tuesday 17/10/23, Wednesday 18/10/23, Friday 20/10/23

Course Code


Course Fee (Adult)

£724 plus exam fee of £73   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

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