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Is this course for me? This course is designed for young people who want to undertake an apprenticeship in beauty and are ideally employed in the beauty industry. The course involves full-time attendance at College for two days a week and three days with an employer (subject to availability). What will I study? This course covers : Electrical face and body treatments, body massage and related subjects, aromatherapy with pre-blended oils, epilation, retailing and promotional activities and health & safety. Subjects: Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health & safety Epilate the hair follicle using diathermy, galvanic and blend techniques Improve body condition using electro-therapy Improve face and skin condition using electro-therapy Promote additional products or services to clients Provide head and body massage treatments What can I do next? This can lead to progression onto Beauty Therapy Level 4, Foundation Degrees in complementary health, care or beauty therapy or employment opportunities in a range of beauty salons, spas, hotels and other beauty outlets. This can lead to employment in: Beauty Salons Beauty therapy What are the entry requirements? You will need to have completed a Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 2 or equivalent beauty qualification. You will be invited to an interview and assessment test at the College. It is essential that you have an enquiring mind, enthusiasm, can work independently and a motivation to work with the public. Evidence of an excellent record of attendance, punctuality and commitment from your school or college will also be required. How will I be assessed? Assessment is by a combination of observation of practical work and written assessments, projects and assignments. You will have regular meetings with your personal tutor to discuss your progress and to help plan your studies. Additional support, help and guidance is also available from the guidance team or from our Study Buddies (a network of students offering help to fellow students). What will it cost? If you are under 19 and a home student, in most circumstances, you don't pay any fees. However, you will need to find this out when you apply. Course fee: NA Exam fee: NA Please note: For courses of more than one year, the fees stated apply to the first year only. These costs are for the academic year 2009-2010. Costs for 2010-2011 will be available in spring 2010.

Is this course for me? This course is designed for young people who want to undertake an apprenticeship in beauty and are ideally employed in the beauty industry. The course involves full-time attendance at College for two days a week and three days with an employer (subject to availability). What will I study? This course covers : Electrical face and body treatments, body massage and related...

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