Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Makeup

Photographic Make-up and Dressing Hair (19+) - G121

Conway Park Part Time Level 2 Duration 14 weeks

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The purpose of this qualification is to develop your practical skills in the creative art of dressing hair and the imaginative application of photographic make-up. You will learn a variety of artistic techniques which will allow you to create a range of hairdressing and beauty designs using professional products and tools.

Course Details

The aim of this qualification is to develop your skills in hairdressing and make-up application, providing you with the foundation for further learning and to enable you to perform your own salon services. Ideal for special occasions such as proms, weddings and the races. Please note that it is mandatory to complete awarding body COVID19 qualifications whilst studying a VTCT course. The exam registration fee is approximately £20.

Entry Guidelines

There are no formal qualification for this course but you:

  • Will need the skills for fine work e.g. accurate use of equipment e.g. make-up brushes
  • Must be prepared to give and receive treatments to/from other students on your course
  • Will need an ability to communicate one to one e.g. tutor or client and in a group as part of discussions
  • A satisfactory interview, assessment and reference

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Office use only. Non Standard 21.7.
Equipment Required

You will need to wear a uniform, which consists of black tailored trousers (no leggings or jeans) and a black branded T-shirt. The T Shirt with pink make-up artist branding on the back is £6.50. You must wear all black closed in shoes. You will also be required to buy a kit so you can practice your skills at home as the kit contains all you will need (approximate cost £142.53). This will be discussed at interview.

Assessment Method

You will be assessed via observed work, witness statements, written and oral questions and external award body paper. You will need to provide your own models for assessment.

Additional Information

This is an adult only course

Where can I progress to?

You can progress to L2 Beauty Therapy and/or Hairdressing, L3 Photographic make-up.

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Starting 1st February 2023 - Ending - 28th June 2023

REF G121O002

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Wednesday 18:00 — 21:00 Conway Park

If you are aged 19 or over:

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £585.00

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.

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