This course will give you a great grounding in the techniques and theory behind a wide range of beauty treatments. From the beginning, you’ll work in our state-of-the art Opus Salon. When you’re confident, you’ll treat real clients to a commercial standard with the support of our highly qualified tutors.
Learners have the opportunity to be involved in a range of extracurricular activities and community projects, including Totton Carnival.
Whether you want to work in a salon, spa or for yourself, this course will get you on the path to becoming a modern beauty therapist.
There are no entry requirements for adult learners.
What will I learn?
- Develop the practical skills and levels of understanding that will be expected of you as a modern beauty therapist
- Improve your communication and IT skills, develop the attributes needed to work as part of a team and improve and excel in your own effectiveness at work
- Be an ambassador for OPUS Salon and Totton College
You’ll be assessed through a combination of portfolio evidence, practical tasks, and knowledge and understanding tasks or an online test.
As part of the course, students are able to be involved in a range of extra-curricular activities and community projects – including Totton Carnival.
Career and progression
You can continue to develop your skills by progressing to a Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy, which is highly desirable within the beauty industry, or you can start your career in a salon with an apprenticeship.
A kit and uniform will need to be purchased. Ask for details.