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Make people feel amazing

Our Hair and Beauty courses are for those dedicated, enthusiastic and passionate about making clients look and feel amazing. Throughout your time at Harlow College you will develop the knowledge and practical skills to break into this successful, growing industry. You will study in our contemporary commercial suite of salons and treatment rooms and have the benefit of our strong links with the beauty industry.

Barbering Apprenticeship

The Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals Barbering is a newly created qualification based on employer needs and has been designed by employers for learners wishing to gain an apprenticeship within the Hair Professional arena, alongside the relevant functional skills. Learners will be working towards a junior Barbering role, doing so as an employed, apprentice in a real Salon/barbers environment.

Barbering Level 2 Diploma

Barbering is an everlasting industry. It's an amazing product with lots of different career opportunities. Successful people in the industry can take their pick from many top jobs – such as running your own business, preparing models, working on magazines and photoshoots, in theatre and film, even tending to the rich and famous.

Beauty Therapy Level 1 Certificate

Beauty Therapy is the ideal course for you if you are interested in making people look and feel great. Level 1 gives you a steady grounding to prepare you for what the industry can offer you. A career in Beauty Therapy gives you the opportunity to explore an exciting industry with a vast array of career opportunities

Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma – Part-time

This course will equip you with the basic skills of Beauty Therapy. All practical skills will be practised on fellow students, with final assessment of practical skills being carried out on paying clients.

Beauty Therapy Technical Diploma

Learn the basic skills and techniques of Beauty Therapy. You have the opportunity to try out your practical skills on your fellow students and the final assessment of these skills will be carried out by applying treatments to paying members of the public.

Beauty Therapy Technical Diploma

This course is ideal for therapists looking for a career in all aspects of the beauty industry, potential entrepreneurs aspiring to set up a small business or for those looking to work within the spa/leisure industry.

Hairdressing Advanced Technical Diploma

Develop your hairdressing techniques and unleash your creativeness. This qualification will hone your skills and increase your potential to be an outstanding hairdresser. You will carry out a wide variety of tasks using modern, up-to-date commercial techniques, making you a cut above the rest.

Hairdressing Apprenticeship

If you're keen to earn while you learn an apprenticeship could be for you. The Apprenticeship in Hairdressing will provide you with the skills and experience to work competently within the hair industry whilst working towards the industry standard qualification. As an apprentice, you'll work under close supervision of an experienced employer. You'll learn all aspects of the industry while maintaining effective working relationships with customers.

Hairdressing Level 1 Certificate

Do you want to develop your hairdressing techniques and unleash your creativeness? If so, this Level 3 qualification develops your skills and potential to be a hairdresser. You will carry out a host of tasks using modern, up to date and commercial techniques making you a cut above the rest.

Salon Management Diploma

This course has been specifically designed for existing or aspiring managers who work in a spa, beauty therapy,hairdressing or nail salon environment. The course is also for those wishing to set up or enhance their own business.

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  • Level: 4
  • Study Mode: Part-time
  • Start Date: September, January or April

Salon Management Diploma – Part-time

If you're a manager or aspiring manager in a spa, beauty therapy, hairdressing or nail salon environment then this advanced level qualification is specifically designed for you. It's also ideal for anyone wishing to set up or enhance their own salon business.

Women's Hairdressing Level 2 Diploma

This course will give you the skills and knowledge you need to provide basic shampoo and condition, styling men's and women's hair, plaiting and twisting, the art of dressing hair, salon reception duties, hair make-up, manicure and pedicure treatments. You will gain an insight into working in the sector and knowledge of the health, safety and hygiene requirements. It will support progression onto a Level 2 course.