T Level - Hairdressing - Industry Excellence Academy

T Level Hair & Beauty

Course Details


Qualification
T Level
Subject Area
Hair & Beauty
Level
3
Age Group
16 - 18
Locations

Wythenshawe Campus
(Full Time - 2 years)

Harpurhey Campus
(Full Time - 2 years)

Leaflet Code
L8558

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In the T Level in Hairdressing you will develop a general understanding of the industry, studying topics that include:
o Business context, including how the Beauty sector operates
o Health and Safety regulations
o Safe working practices
o An understanding of the client journey
o Client consultation
o Sales and marketing
o Business practices
o Self-development

In addition to the core content, you will also complete a module of occupation specific content in Hairdressing covering a range of specialisms and learning outcomes to include:

o Analysing, shampooing, treating and conditioning the hair and scalp
o Using technical, precision, and bespoke cutting techniques to create a variety of fashionable looks
o Developing and use a range of styling and finishing techniques to create a variety of fashionable looks
o Colouring hair and carrying out bespoke colour conversions
o Providing smoothing and strengthening services
o Planning, creating, and promoting a collection of hair looks

Alongside your studies, you'll undertake a 45-days industry placement, as well as having regular guest speakers, workshops from industry experts, working to live briefs and more. You'll also be assigned a specialist employability tutor to support and prepare you for the world of work.

minimum of 5 GCSE's to include English & Maths at grade 4 and above. Alongside your studies, you'll undertake a 45-days industry placement, as well as having regular guest speakers, workshops from industry experts, working to live briefs and more. You'll also be assigned a specialist employability tutor to support and prepare you for the world of work.

We will monitor and mark you based on your English, Maths & Digital skills as well as set exams and employer-set projects related to your chosen field of study at the end of the year.

With experience you could become a senior stylist or salon manager.
With further qualifications, you could also move into:
Salon Hairdresser
Trainer or Assessor
Become self-employed
Open your own salon
Work in theatre, film or television
Some students may wish to progress onto HE with UCEN Manchester

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There may be some additional equipment costs. Learners are required to purchase a kit (Learners will be given approximate costs at interview) and enclosed toe black shoes, with no heel.
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.

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In our unique Industry Excellence Academy you’ll benefit from a programme of study that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, with one of our industry partners.

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Hair & Beauty

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.

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