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Hair and Beauty Apprenticeships

Our apprenticeship programmes are an excellent way of gaining qualifications and workplace experience in the hair and beauty industry. If you are aged between 16-24 then one of our apprenticeships could be for you.

 

Hair and Beauty Courses

At Halls of Ivy we offer a wide range of hair and beauty courses ranging from NVQs to teaching and assessing courses. We also teach over 30 short courses for those who are looking to gain an accreditation certificate for a particular hair or beauty treatment.

 

Book a Hair or Beauty Treatment

Halls of Ivy are always looking for models for hair and beauty treatments, so why not book yourself in to be pampered with one of our students. We offer a wide variety of hair, make-up, nails and massage treatments here at our salon, so go on — spoil yourself or a friend and book an appointment today.

 

Education & Employment Support

Halls of Ivy offer alternative education designed for students who would benefit from working in a college environment. We also host employment support to help you return to work. Find out more by following the links below.

Alternative Education
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Education & Training

Introduction

The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education & Training is a qualification designed to enable you to develop practical teaching skills and is focused towards those pursuing a teaching career in further education.

Who's it for?

This qualification is designed to equip a wide range of teachers, trainers and facilitators with the underpinning skills and knowledge to enable them to practice effectively. This qualification provides a sound introduction to teaching/training and is suitable for those who are new to or wish to start teaching or training, or experienced practitioners who would like to secure professionally recognised teaching/training qualifications.

Course Overview

  • Role & Responsibility of the Teacher
  • Planning & preparing lessons and resources
  • How to get the best out of your students
  • Group discussions
  • Different ways to assess students
  • Micro-teaching session

Completion

Once you have completed this course you will be prepared to teach adults in your chosen field. It can also come in as an excellent qualification for youth work or anyone providing training and support to others. This can also lead onto Level 5 Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS) at the college.

Duration

Depends on experience and time commitment

Course Fees

£940.00

VTCT Assessors Qualification

Introduction

The Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (QCF) is a practical-based qualification intended for those who assess both occupational competence in the work environment, and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding in environments other than the workplace (i.e. workshop, classroom or other training environment)

Who's it for?

The Level 3 certificate provides a pathway for learners to understand assessment methods and processes and techniques. Once all units have been achieved you will be a qualified assessor, enabling you to assess in the work environment and vocational skills, knowledge and understanding. Please note that this qualification has replaced the A1 Assessor Award.

Course Overview

  • Develop plans for assessing competence with learners
  • Judge evidence against criteria to make assessment decisions
  • Provide feedback and support to learners on assessment decisions
  • Contribute to the internal quality assurance process

Benefits

One of the main benefits of completing this award is that it provides a ‘threshold license to practice’, a requirement within current legislation for all those teaching/training within the Learning and Skills Sector. This award will enable you to work in a teaching function and progress on to a broader teaching qualification. This award has and continues to be a mandatory requirement for any new teacher/trainer who teaches on publicly funded provision and must be completed within the first 12 months of employment.

Completion

Once you have completed this course you will be prepared to teach adults in your chosen field. It can also come in as an excellent qualification for youth work or anyone providing training and support to others. This can also lead onto Level 5 Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS) at the college.

Duration

Depends on study mode (there will also be 4 hours per learner for external observations)

Course Fees

Short Course Fee — £640.00
19+ Advanced Loan — £640.00