Canterbury College - Hairdressing, Barbering and Beauty Therapy T Level
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Qualification: Hairdressing, Barbering and Beauty Therapy T Level
Location: Canterbury College
Duration: Two years

Hairdressing, Barbering and Beauty Therapy T Level

Course Overview

This T Level is suitable for school leavers who want to learn about and enhance their skills in Beauty Therapy and Hairdressing. 

This 2-year course is equivalent to three A Levels and gives you the option to choose a specialism in either beauty therapy or hairdressing in the second year.

Course Detail

Designed by industry leaders, the T Level combines hands-on learning, academic study, and a 45-day work experience placement with a local employer.

In year one, you will study core units, covering a range of topics such as:

  • Business context - including how the sector operates
  • Health & Safety regulations
  • Safe working practices
  • An understanding of the client journey
  • Client consultation
  • Sales and marketing
  • Business practices
  • Self-development.

In year two, you will study an occupational specialism in either Beauty Therapy or Hairdressing.

Course Progression

Once you have successfully completed your T Level, there will be a range of progression opportunities available to you. These include entering skilled employment, starting a higher-level apprenticeship, and going to university.

After studying this T Level, you could progress into a career as a Hairdresser or a Beauty Therapist.

Entry Requirements

Please see our Group entry requirements

Additional Information

All students will undertake at least nine weeks minimum of working with an employer on an industry placement.

Find out more about T Levels here.

Please note this course does not start until September 2024

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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent

01227 811111