City Campus Manchester
(Short Course - 12 weeks)
This qualification is based on attaining professional competence within the discipline of microblading and includes the required elements to work effectively as a microblading technician. Learners must achieve all mandatory units:
Health and safety in the salon
Client care and consultation
Enhance appearance using microblading techniques
Anatomy and physiology for microblading techniques
Eyebrow shaping services
Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of the process of microblading. They will also develop the ability to apply practically the knowledge, understanding and skills to enable them to enhance eyebrow with microblading techniques. In parallel, learners will develop their communication skills, consultation and client care skills and time management skills, all of which are valued highly by employers.
Entry on to this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Beauty qualification at level 3.
GCSE English grade 4 or above/Level 2 English
GCSE Maths grade 4 or above/ Level 2 Maths is desirable.
Learners are required to complete a series of assessment for each unit, verifying the learner's understanding and practical implementation of the knowledge and skills required to attain professional competence. Within the microblading unit, learners are required to produce evidence of a series of case studies, consolidating and demonstrating consistent applications of all the knowledge and practical skills in one place.
Further study qualifications could include:
VTCT Level 4 Award in Physiology for Advanced Beauty Therapy
VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy
VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced therapy process of Enhancing Eyebrows with Microblading Techniques
You may wish to purchase digital storage device up to 1TB at an approximate cost of £50
Access to a computer/laptop is essential for home study. The college has onsite computers in the library.
Students are required to purchase a uniform (details provided at enrolment).
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.
All the books required for the course are available from the library. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents.
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When there is always a demand to look good and feel great, you'll find rewarding careers for hairdressers and beauty therapies all across Greater Manchester and the North West.