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Level 2

VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Makeup

COURSE OVERVIEW

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up is a qualification that has been specifically designed to enable you to learn both aspects of hairdressing and media make-up.

Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge and understanding of each unit including health and safety for all services.

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in both hairdressing and media make-up to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.

Units that you will be studying include:

  • Follow health and safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
  • Apply make-up
  • The art of photographic make-up
  • The art of dressing hair
  • Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector
  • Themed face painting
  • Design and apply Mendhi skin decoration
  • Body art design
  • Plaiting and twisting hair
  • Make & style a hair addition

FURTHER INFORMATION

Age 16-18 Years

You must have a minimum of 3 x GCSEs at grade 3 or above – to include Maths, English and Science

A friendly mature attitude, good communication skills, punctuality and impeccable attendance, as well as taking pride in your personal appearance.

If English is not your first language, then you should have achieved a minimum of Level 1 in English reading, writing and listening.

An interview is required for this course.

We require a minimum of 95% attendance, so please ensure that you can commit to the course days/times prior to accepting any offers.

You must show commitment and flexibility as due to exams, department trips and training days, timetable changes may occur.

Age 19+

A friendly mature attitude, good communication skills, punctuality and impeccable attendance, as well as taking pride in your personal appearance. If English is not your first language, then you should have achieved a minimum of Level 1 in English reading, writing and listening.

Grade 4 (C) or equivalent in GCSE English, Maths and Science is desirable, but not essential.

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Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.

HOW THE APPLICATION PROCESS WORKS

Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2

Apply

Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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