Over 19s may be able to study qualifications at Level 2 for FREE. Our expert team will help you navigate student finance. You will train in one of our on-site salons, where clients will come and pay for treatments with you, you will work in partnership with our staff to develop the highest levels of expertise. Plus, our Hairdressing courses are powered by Toni&Guy - see course details for more information.Department information
The ITEC Level 4 qualification in Skin Peeling is an advanced professional qualification that has been developed as a result of the move towards regulating non-medical aesthetic therapies. It has been designed uniquely for level 3 qualified beauty therapists/medical experts who want to add advanced aesthetic treatments to their repertoire so that they can safely offer these to their clientele.
Bridal Make-up Introduction
This introductory bridal make up course will give you practical demonstrations, techniques and tips which you will be able to practise on yourself to give you the in-sight and confidence in being able to do your wedding day make up and/or make up for other important events and occasions. You will need to bring your own make up/make up brushes to this class.
Beauty Therapy Treatments: ITEC Level 2
The part-time Beauty Specialist Diploma is a hands-on course for those who want to become a Beauty Specialist. This one-year course will give you the skills to gain employment with salons, health farms or cosmetic companies.
Hairdressing: Level 2
This course leads to a professional qualification in hairdressing, covering all the skills needed to become a stylist in a salon. The course includes theory as well as practical skills such as styling, cutting and colouring.
Make-up: C&G Level 2 Certificate
This course will take you through the essential technical and practical skills needed to develop your knowledge of make-up artistry.
Advanced Beauty Therapy: ITEC Level 3 Diploma
This Full-time Beauty Therapy course is for those who want to become qualified Beauty Therapists. The main part of your programme consists of underpinning knowledge and understanding alongside the development of practical skills within a salon environment treating paying clients.
You will train in one of our on-site salons, where clients will come and pay for treatments with you, you will work in partnership with our staff to develop the highest levels of expertise.
All beauty therapy lecturers are experienced therapists and teachers with extensive training within the industry. Our students develop the highest standards enabling them to stand out from other applicants when applying for jobs.
All hairdressing lecturers are experienced hairdressers and teachers and are trained by Toni & Guy in the London Academy. Our lessons are delivered to the same high standards, preparing you for a successful career in the industry.
The department has three professional beauty therapy salons where you will use our professional facial, body and electrical equipment to treat members of the public.We also have two purpose-built hairdressing salons where students learn cutting, styling and colouring before progressing to work experience with paying clients.
Past students are part of an exciting, fast growing industry and range from sole operators running their own businesses, to therapists with some of the most prestigious international companies like ADEVA Spa, Steiner and Clarins. So whether it’s higher education or the glamour of the international beauty industry, the Beauty Department at Nescot can take you where you want to go.
Adult Short Courses
Short courses are a great way of learning new skills and can help you take your interest to the next level.
Want to become a qualified counsellor? Want to open your private practice once qualified? Nescot can give you the opportunity to open private practice once qualified at the end of a successful 3 years of training.
Health & Social Care
Nescot offers education and training opportunities to students from a wide range of ages and backgrounds. Our mission is to inspire and enable all our learners to achieve their goals and provide the skills needed in the economy. We specialise in vocational and work based training, offering accredited qualifications that are both recognised and sought after by employers. Our part-time study options range from skills boosting to get you back into work, professional and trade qualifications and vocationally relevant degree programmes and post graduate work.