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Hair and Media Make-up

VTCT Level 1

Would you like to learn how to apply Make-up and style hair for fashion, beauty, editorial looks? Level 1 Hair and Make-up is a one year course designed for those with little to no experience, who want to gain the knowledge and skills required for a career in the Make-up industry. This enables learners to progress to level 2 Hair and Make-up. Under the guidance of creative and diligent tutors you will gain the practical and theoretical knowledge to create beautiful Make-up and hair designs. This course if fast paced creative and delivered to strict time scale. You will need to be highly motivated and be able to work positively as a member of a team and independently.

This course is an introduction to the hair and beauty/make-up sector. There are two routes within this course.

The Level 1 hair and beauty sector route covers the following:

• Presenting a professional image in a salon

• Follow health and safety in the salon

• Working with others in the hair and beauty sector

• Create a hair and beauty image

• Colour hair using temporary colour

• Shampooing and conditioning

• Styling men's hair

• Styling women's hair Hair plaiting

• Skin care

• Provide basic manicure

• Provide basic pedicure

• Nail art application

Or you can choose, the Level 1 hair and make up route comprises of the following units:

• Introduction to the hair and beauty sector

• Presenting a professional image in a salon

• Follow health and safety in the salon

• Working with others in the hair and beauty sector

• Create a hair and beauty image

• Colour hair using temporary colour

• Shampooing and conditioning

• Styling men's hair

• Styling women's hair

• Hair plaiting

• Skin care Basic make up application

• Themed face painting

• Nail art application

Study Programmes for students aged 16-18

At The City of Liverpool College you will undertake a personalised Study Programme, which will help you to achieve your ambitions and career goals.

All of our Study Programmes are designed to help you to develop your skills and widen your college experience.

What you should expect from your Study Programme:

  • A substantial qualification e.g. GCSE, A level or vocational equivalent
  • Meaningful work experience
  • Help to achieve GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C if you do not already have them
  • Practical activities that help your personal development including study skills, enrichment activities, employability training and classes in personal and social skills to get you ready for further education or employment.
  • Support to enable you to progress to the next level of study or employment

English and Maths

English and Maths skills are vital for employment and to secure a place on courses at a higher level, including university.

We have a team of tutors who will work with you to achieve these essential qualifications and enable you to apply these skills in your day to day activities and work.

Since September 2013 any young person who does not achieve their GCSE in English language and mathematics at grade C or above will have to continue their studies at college. Students who have a grade D in either subject must study these subjects at GCSE level.

Study Programmes

Study Programmes for students aged 16-18

At The City of Liverpool College you will undertake a personalised Study Programme, which will help you to achieve your ambitions and career goals.

All of our Study Programmes are designed to help you to develop your skills and widen your college experience.

What you should expect from your Study Programme:

  • A substantial qualification e.g. GCSE, A level or vocational equivalent
  • Meaningful work experience
  • Help to achieve GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C if you do not already have them
  • Practical activities that help your personal development including study skills, enrichment activities, employability training and classes in personal and social skills to get you ready for further education or employment.
  • Support to enable you to progress to the next level of study or employment

English and Maths

English and Maths skills are vital for employment and to secure a place on courses at a higher level, including university.

We have a team of tutors who will work with you to achieve these essential qualifications and enable you to apply these skills in your day to day activities and work.

Since September 2013 any young person who does not achieve their GCSE in English language and mathematics at grade C or above will have to continue their studies at college. Students who have a grade D in either subject must study these subjects at GCSE level.

What the course leads to

Level 2 Hair and Media-up

Qualification(s)

Entry Requirements

When the course runs

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

I truly believe that my education at the college gave me the confidence and drive to always strive for nothing but the best, in 2013 I was awarded the Liverpool Lifestyle Awards best make up artist and a VTCT Excellence Award in Fashion & Photographic Make-Up.

SONYA CAPALDI & Nicola Howards - L3 hairdressing / Level 3 Theatrical, Special Effect Hair & Media Make-Up

Course Location

Duke Street
L1 5BG

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Course bundles are designed for 16 - 18 year olds only.

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