Hair and Beauty

Introduction to Hair

What is it?

Learners will have the opportunity to acquire skills, knowledge and understanding of the Hair and Beauty Industry through the practical activities.

Learners will be able to develop their communication skills  and their employability skills in areas such as time management and teamwork.

What will I be doing?

Throughout the course, students undergo training in hair care, client care and preparation and health and safety. The units also cover personal presentation, shampoo and conditioning, nail art, hair plaiting and the use of colour in the hair and beauty industry.

Skills and Knowledge Learned

This vocational subject incorporates manual and technical skills

required in the hair care industry. In addition to this students will also develop their employability skills in  this area such as time management and team work.

Who is the course suitable for?

Students who are enthusiastic and committed and are able to follow a range of instructions.


Edexcel BTEC   Entry Level 3 Introduction to the Hair and Beauty

Course Leader

Karen Ditchburn

Abbey Hill Academy Sixth Form
Sheraton Building
Ketton Road
Stockton on Tees
TS19 8BU

Tel: 01642 664140


Horizons Specialist Academy Trust is a company limited by guarantee (Company No 08608287) and exempt charity registered in England and Wales.

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