Hair & Beauty C&G Level 1


Course Details

Start Date: 11/09/2023

  • Code: PHABCB00161
  • Location: Dudley Evolve

Course Summary

Diploma in a Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector Level 1

This qualification is intended for learners who wish to explore their interest in the hair and beauty sector. It will help you gain an insight about the industry; learn useful basic skills and relevant back ground knowledge.

Course Content

The course consists of a variety of Hair and Beauty units:

• Introduction to the hair and beauty sector
• Presenting a professional image in a Salon
• Shampoo and Conditioning
• Plaiting
• Styling Women's Hair
• Colour Hair using Temporary Colour
• Health and Safety
• Working with others in the Hair and Beauty Sector
• Create a Hair and Beauty Image
• Skin care
• Basic Make up Application
• Manicure
• Nail art

Course Assessment

You are assessed by a variety of methods including:
• Practical observations
• Oral questioning
• Written modular tests.
• Production of a portfolio of evidence
You are expected to take part in the college's work experience programme and open days during your course of study.

Employer Benefits

A learner that has some knowledge of the hair and beauty industry that can continue to develop and build on there skills.


A Hair and Beauty kit is required approximately £178.58 along with a protective dress code/clothing approximately £48.


You will need to select between the following routes:
NVQ Level 1 Hairdressing
VTCT Level 1 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements to study for this qualification, but you must demonstrate a genuine interest in this subject, be prepared to follow high standards of behaviour and display a positive attitude to study.

You must be prepared to be working towards GCSE English and GCSE Maths, or a Functional Skill at Entry 3 level or above.

An initial assessment of your English and maths may be required depending on your qualifications to check you have the skills needed to successfully complete this course.

Start Date: 11/09/2023

  • Code: PHABCB00161
  • Location: Dudley Evolve
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