Hair and Beauty (City and Guilds) Diploma Level 1

South Lanarkshire College


This course is delivered within a realistic working environment. Workshops and practical sessions are within the programme. All essential knowledge is delivered within the course.

Core units:
Shampoo and Conditioning; Styling Woman’s Hair; Styling Men’s Hair; Working with Others in Hair and Beauty Sector; The Art of Dressing Hair; Create a Hair and Beauty Image; Hair Plaiting; Skin Care; Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector; Themed Face Painting; Colour Hair Using Temporary Colour; Follow Health and Safety in the Salon; Create an Image Using Colour; Presenting a Professional Image in a Salon; Basic Make-up Application.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview and skills test.

Progression Routes

Level 5 Hairdressing or apprentice hairdresser

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

22 weeks


Hairdressing and Make-up Artistry

SCQF Level