The Beauty Industry

Level 1 Certificate

Introduction to the Hair and Beauty

LCBT is one of the largest specialist College in the UK for the Beauty Industry funded by Further Education with an in house Job Shop and over 500 employers registered… We guarantee a job interview!

The Beauty industry is a worldwide phenomenon; it thrives in a recession and is worth an estimated £15 billion in the UK alone!

Qualify as a Beauty Therapist and it’s your choice where you want to work in the UK and internationally!

COURSE OVERVIEW

Undecided which area of the Beauty industry you want to specialise in, or haven’t studied for a long time? LCBT’s Introduction to Hair & Beauty Level 1 Certificate is a great way to get a taster across different skills, gain a qualification, and then progress to a Certificate or Diploma programme.

ENROLLING NOW! FIND OUT MORE – At an Open Day, Call (0207 208 1300), Email: info@lcbt.co.uk or Drop in and speak to an advisor anytime.

A satisfactory level of English to be able to complete the course, successful interview and initial assessment. Potential learners need to be able to demonstrate dedication and commitment to learning and have aspirations to work and progress into the industry. Applications are allocated on a first come, first served basis to those who have a passion for Beauty Therapy and/or Hair & Media Make-up. We cannot hold places.

FIND OUT MORE – At an Open Day, Call (0207 208 1300), email: info@lcbt.co.uk or Drop in and speak to an advisor anytime.

START DATES:

September 2024

November 2024

 

DURATION

  • 6-10 weeks depending on the mode of study

STUDY MODE

  • Typically 2-3 days a week

This course covers essential skills and knowledge to progress to progress towards a career in the Beauty Therapy, Hair, Styling and Nail industries. It is a great first step in returning to education before going onto a Level 2 Diploma. Your skills and confidence will increase as you progress.

CONTENT:

  • An introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector
  • Make-up Skills
  • Manicure Skills
  • Hair plaiting and Twisting
  • Presenting a Professional Image in the Salon Environment.

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Successful completion of this course will mean you are able to progress onto a Level 2 Diploma. LCBT’s Job Shop has hundreds of employment opportunities and we will help you start your dream career.

  • Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
  • Level 2 Diploma in Hair & Media Make-up
  • Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology

CLICK on our ‘I want to be’ section to get an idea of the career opportunities in each!

Once enrolled you will have access to the on-line Job Shop and careers advisors!

  • 16-18 – No Course Fees
    • (£30 Required for Kit to use in salon and keep)
  • Full Cost – £1,109
    • (Inclusive of Uniform and Kit to use in the salon and keep)
  • OVERSEAS STUDENTS: International Students outside of the EEA do not qualify for concessionary or non-concessionary fees and will be required to pay the full cost of tuition fees. Evidence of your legality to study in the UK will be required. LCBT is unable to provide any assistance with visa application processes and reserves the right to refuse enrolment on to the course.

Whether just starting out in your career, want a change of direction, or are returning to work, the Beauty Industry offers a wide choice of potential career pathways.

Open 7 days a week and in the evenings if you want to work full time or part time to fit in with your family, the beauty industry has a job there waiting for you…..and we guarantee you a job interview!

To work in the industry you must be qualified, and the courses and training we offer at LCBT are focused on ensuring you graduate with the qualifications and skills to move straight into the career pathway you decide on.

Many of our Graduate Therapists open their own Salons or Concessions in Hairdressers, or become Mobile Therapists, our Careers Advisors can help with what you need to do if this is your ambition.

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APPLICATION & OPEN DAYS


Application Days

Dates for Application Days & Open Events

Application Days
Application Days held Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays Every Week.

Currently, there are not any dates available. Please call us on 0207 208 1300 or email info@lcbt.co.uk to register your interest.

Open Events
23rd April 2024 - 05:30 pm
7th May 2024 - 05:30 pm
29th May 2024 - 05:30 pm

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Student Stories


Zina's Story

Zina’s Story

My experience at LCBT was eye opening, learning new and existing treatment as well as gaining knowledge on the human anatomy (words I had never heard and didn’t even know existed).