Hair & Beauty Studies Level 1

During this Level 1 course, you will learn the basics of Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy treatment techniques. You will get an overview of both of these exciting industries, learning how to perform a range of basic treatments before specialising in one of these areas.


Hastings (Station Plaza)


Level 1

Course Type

16 +


Options Course Code Starts Ends
apply 19111 09/09/24 04/07/25

What will I study?

This one year course is designed to provide you with the foundation skills required to progress onto a level 2 course while working towards your English and Maths qualifications.

During this course you will study fundamental units in health and safety, professional image, basic hair styling, shampooing and hair styling

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

Minimum two grade 2 at GCSE including English and/or maths.

How will I be assessed?

Your assessments will focus around practical tasks and treatments carried out in the salon, as well as coursework assignments and exams.

What qualification will I achieve?

By the end of the course you will have been working towards gaining your English and Maths qualifications and college certificate in Hair and Beauty skills.

What can I do after completing this course?

After completing the course you will have experience in hair and beauty and will be able to choose a path in either Hairdressing, make-up or Beauty Therapy.

Are there any extra costs?

You will be required to wear a uniform and have a kit to work with while studying this course. The kit costs around £100 and the uniform around £50.