Fast Track Make Up Artistry (VTCT Level 1 Certificate In an Introduction to the Hair and Beauty sector)

Course Content

The VTCT Level 1 Certificate in an Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your make-up knowledge and practical skills through introducing you to the hair and beauty industries and how you should present a professional image in the salon. The units in this vocational qualification introduce you to the world of Makeup Artistry. This course allows a possible progression on to Level 2 or 3 Makeup Artistry. The course includes units which will allow you to build a portfolio of work in the following areas; skin care, basic, creative and editorial make-up, photographic make-up, face painting, and long hair styling. The skills gained within the course will introduce you to becoming a makeup artist with a range of skills in all areas of the profession.

Entry Requirements

To apply for this course you must have a keen interest in Make Up Artistry. You may be invited to a group information session, online interview and potentially complete a skills test. Two National 4 qualifications or equivalent are preferred but not essential. A satisfactory reference is required. For applicants where English is not their first language then ESOL at Intermediate 2 is required as excellent communication skills are needed

Method of Assessment

Online quizzes, assignments, and exams will take place throughout the course and skills are assessed by direct observation. Research and self-study will also be required to successfully complete his course.  

Future Prospects

Progression can be on to VTCT Level 2 or 3 Makeup Artistry or VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty therapy or Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing or Barbering. 

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