Hair and Beauty

T Level in Hair & Beauty, Level 3

Please note that the full time option for this course is predominantly aimed at 16 to 19 year olds.

However, if you’re an adult aged over 19, why not consider one of our part-time courses?

Course overview

If you are keen to develop a career in the hair and beauty industry, then this is the course for you. Our course will help you explore a range of exciting topics through
classroom study, practical sessions and work placements to help you turn your dream job into reality.

T-Levels are a composite technical study programme, aimed at preparing young people for work or higher education. They comprise of three components:
- An approved technical qualification
- Substantial industry placement hours with an external employer
- Incorporate English, maths and digital requirements

Entry requirements

5 GCSES 9-4 including maths and English. Entry will be a satisfactory interview

Course Modules

Core content –
• Business context
• Regulatory environment
• Safe working practices
• The client journey
• Client consultation
• Sales and marketing
• Business practices
• Self development

Occupational Specialist Pathway – Hairdressing
• Shampoo, treat and condition the hair and scalp
• Use technical, precision and bespoke cutting techniques to create a variety of fashionable looks
• Use a range of styling and finishing techniques to create a variety of fashionable looks
• Colour hair and carry out bespoke colour conversions
• Provide smoothing and strengthening services
• Plan create and promote a collection of hair looks

Occupational Specialist Pathway – Beauty Therapy

Develop and recommend bespoke treatments plans and experiences
Provide hand, nail and foot services to meet current trends
Provide a range of hair removal services
Perform manual and technical treatments using basic and advance therapy techniques and equipment
Create and demonstrate a range of make up looks, including enhancement eyelashes and brows

How will I be assessed?

A range of assessments are used including practical observations, projects, question papers and awarding body exams

What can I do next

You can move into employment in a hairdressing or beauty therapy salon or spa. Move into further training at HE level