Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements required. You need to have an interest in and an enthusiasm for beauty therapy and a good work ethic. You will be interviewed to assess your suitability for the course.

Who is the course for

This course is for school leavers wishing to enter either the hairdressing or beauty industries.

Course Content

Students will learn the following:

  • waxing
  • facials
  • eye treatments
  • make-up
  • manicures and pedicures
  • anatomy and physiology
  • health and safety
  • customer care
  • retail and promotion.

You will carry out treatments on family and friends to meet the assessment requirements for the course.

How is the course assessed

Understanding of theory work is assessed by written questions, projects and assignments, which are completed at the end of each unit and also by oral questioning during practical situations.

Assessment of practical skills is ongoing while working in the

Where next - Further Studies

C&G Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty & Spa Therapy, C&G Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects Hair & Media Make-up or an Apprenticeship in Hair & Beauty.

Where next - Job Opportunities

You can gain employment as a beautician in beauty salons, hotels and sports and leisure complexes.

More Information

Last updated: 12 January 2018

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Hayes Campus: Course Starting Mon 03 September 2018

Starts: 03/09/2018

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00