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This new course gives students an insight into the glamorous world of hairdressing and Beauty. Fantastic new photos reinforce key skills and help build confidence as students` move from classroom to salon.


Even more user-friendly with clear signposts to highlight key information.


·         Written in an easy-to-follow style using everyday language relevant to Level 1.

·         Packed with extra advice and tips to help support the learning of key skills.

·         An extended section on Health and Safety ensures you have everything you need to cover the course.


Course Requirements


There are no previous skills or qualifications required to register for this course.




  • Written by a team of experienced authors so you can be sure the content is relevant, pitched at the right level and of the highest quality.
  • Content is closely matched to the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for the main awarding bodies so learners can be confident that everything is covered.
  • Each unit is presented in topic spreads and designed with a variety of learning styles and abilities in mind, making the content even more accessible.
  • Covers 14 units - enough for completion of a full Level 1 Diploma.
  • Contains a variety of engaging, active and practical activities to cater for the differing needs of all your learners. 

About hair
All about hair

In the workplace
Unit G1: Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety
Unit G2: Assist with salon reception duties
Unit G3: Contribute to the development of effective working relationships

Practical skills
Unit H5: Prepare for hairdressing services and maintain work areas
Unit H1: Shampoo and condition hair
H2-4: Assist with perming, relaxing and colouring treatments including African-Carribean h


What qualification is awarded upon completion?


Every successful student will be awarded the Intro Certificate in Hairdressing


How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?


Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 50 hours overall, however you may take as long as you wish to complete. There is no time limit at all.



·         Unlimited email support (Monday to Friday)


This course comes enclosed in a study bag enabling you to transport your course anywhere you wish. Giving you total flexibility.


What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?


All students can email student support with any questions they may have from Monday to Friday 9am - 9pm.


How is my Coursework assessed?


You will be required to submit your assignments via email .Once received it will be assessed by student support and a report issued on your progress with any relevant comments. Three grades can be achieved PASS, MERIT or DISTINCTION. All assignments can be re-submitted for regrading if necessary. For practical assignments you will need plenty of willing friends and family to practice on.


Will I be required to sit an exam?


This course is completed using continual assessment allowing us to closely monitor your progress. Therefore no examination is required.

Advantages of this distance learning course:
  • Home Study: you declare when you study, no need to attend class at fixed times and fixed dates. Your study hours fit around you!
  • We will post all the beautifully printed course materials to you. Everything is written in a clear and easy-to-understand format.
  • Start this course anytime of the year! No need to wait until the new academic year starts. Enroll today so soon you'll start improving your CV or re-skill for your new career.
  • Create your own study routine, learn at your own pace, complete your course as quickly or slowly as your circumstance dictate.
  • Your home learning is totally supported by experienced tutors who guide, encourage and assess your progress. You will not be alone because all our tutors are friendly and approachable.


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Questions about this course? Contact Student Support / Course Advisors

Enrol by phone: call 0845 65 22 187 quote course code 50

Enrol by post: print this postal form.

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