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Foundation Hair and Beauty (Entry Level) (16 – 18)- Full-time

Course outline

This course is perfect if you have a creative side, enjoy working with people and are looking for an introduction into the Hair and Beauty industry.

You’ll learn about the importance of professionalism in a hair and beauty salon, as well as conducting practical treatments such as shampooing, plaiting, skin care and nail care.

You can expect lots of practical hands-on learning to ensure you master all the basics of the industry and do research into products and their ingredients.

This course will enable you to learn more about yourself, improve your self-confidence and resilience whilst developing your knowledge and skills in English and maths as well as the creative subjects that you enjoy.

You must be aged 16-18 to apply for this course.

How to apply for this course

Apply online to start in 2023/24.

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Location Date
Stoney Street

Start: Monday 4th September 2023

Course code: C040309 / Q040310


College Certificate


1 year

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

You’ll need to complete an initial assessment before starting the course which will involve you taking a skills test and meeting with a tutor

You must be aged 16-18.

Teaching & assessment

You’ll complete a range of practical and written assignments to support your learning.


Choose to follow with further study at Nottingham College on a Level 1 hair or beauty course.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.