Beauty Therapy

You will gain real experience and knowledge of the beauty sector whilst learning from skilled staff and participating in work placements at reputable organisations across Newcastle and Gateshead. You will also enhance your communication, teamwork and customer service skills.

Course details

There are some excellent progression opportunities for Beauty Therapists including makeup artist, spa therapist, eye treatment specialist, advanced skin technician, nail technician and self-employed/mobile therapist.

Level 1 Course Content

  • Personal Hygiene
  • Presenting a professional image
  • Prepare and Maintain Work Areas
  • Hand Care
  • Nail Art Application
  • Skin Care
  • Basic Make-up Application
  • Pedicures
  • Manicures
  • Health and Safety

Level 2 Course Content

  • Eyelash and Eyebrow Treatments
  • Make-up
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Facials
  • Waxing
  • Skin Tanning Techniques
  • Threading

The Learn to Work programme will also include:

Personal Social Development, Employability Skills, Maths and English (Functional Skills to GCSE), Digital Skills, and British Values.

Entry Requirements:

There is no entry requirement. Individual needs will be assessed at the interview to ensure you are enrolled in the most suitable programme.

Progression Routes:

We have apprenticeships available through our Salon Pathway Programme

Remote Learning:

All theory elements of each course can take place remotely with staff completing regular welfare checks. Training will be given to learners and policies will need to be discussed and acknowledged, before remote learning takes place.