All our Hair & Beauty courses are available for adults aged 19 on 31 August 2017 and over only.
These Hair and Beauty courses require an assessment before you can enrol onto the course. Please book onto an assessment here: Skills for Work Assessment Dates
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Daytime and Evening courses in Hair, Beauty and Nails
On this course you will build your confidence in styling by learning a variety of techniques for drying and styling hair. You will learn how to style for a wedding or a prom, or create a look from a bygone age. You will be using heated tools so you will also be covering health and safety. By the end of the course you will be able to design and demonstrate a complete look that brings together the skills and techniques that you have learned.
This course is designed for beginners looking to break into the world of hairdressing. It gives a valuable introduction to the world of colour. The aim of this course is to develop your knowledge and practical skills in the use of temporary and semi-permanent colours.
This course is designed for beginners who are looking to break into the world of hairdressing. On this course you will build a strong foundation of cutting techniques and develop your skills and confidence to create a variety of basic styles and looks.
Studio 101 at WMC is the place to develop your career in nails. Practical sessions are delivered in our fully equipped salon using all the latest products and equipment.
On this course you will learn to apply, maintain and remove nail enhancements, using the UV gel nail systems. You will receive full support from our tutors who are highly qualified and have vast experience within the industry.
You will develop the skills and confidence to produce beautiful sets of nails for your clients.
This introductory course has been designed to develop your confidence, skills and knowledge of hair and beauty techniques. It is ideal if you’re just starting out in hair and beauty and want an understanding of the industry and a taste of each area to inform your further study.
This course has practical sessions delivered in our fully equipped salon using all the latest hair and beauty equipment. Relevant theory is delivered using state of the art interactive whiteboards and ICT provision to help you achieve your best results and course goals.
One to one tutorial support is provided by industry qualified lecturers with up to date knowledge of new and emerging trends.
Thinking of getting into barbering? Whether you’re a student or stylist thinking of changing career, men’s grooming has never been bigger business and there’s never been a better time to think about becoming a barber. You have the ability to help men look and feel their best, to completely change how someone feels about themselves and give them confidence!
The course is for students and/or stylists working within hairdressing and covers a range of barbering aspects including cutting, styling, and creating pattern work in the hair. You will learn the basic barbering techniques that are the foundation of becoming a successful barber.
This course is ideal for you if you are considering working as a beauty consultant. You will develop a wide range of technical skills enabling you to prepare the skin and apply a variety of make-up products using different techniques. You will also develop your knowledge and understanding of the skin, health and safety, client care and cosmetic products.
The nail industry is constantly expanding with fresh and innovative treatments and products continually coming into this dynamic and vibrant industry. We offer excellent training in our fully equipped salon on the latest treatments and product knowledge that will enable you to begin an amazing career within this industry.
The Level 2 Certificate in Nail Treatments is ideal for anyone who wishes to learn all aspects of natural nail treatments. It is an intensive course which trains you in all the skills, knowledge and techniques of the natural nail Industry.
If you would like a rewarding career in the hairdressing industry and enjoy meeting people, then this is the course for you. You will learn how to create a variety of haircuts, colouring effects and styling techniques in line with current trends.
You will learn the importance of having excellent employability skills such as, communication, personal presentation, time keeping, personal development, flexibility, commitment and how it impacts on your own career path.
Feeling tired of traditional cutting techniques? Want to achieve a more exciting and personalised look for your clients? Break the repetition with a hands-on course that will crush your hair stereotypes and push you to try gutsy new techniques. You’ll learn to create ground-breaking cuts which are far from textbook but totally salon-friendly!
This course is a strong choice for stylists at every level to help build columns and create customer loyalty.