Focus Awards Level 1 Certificate in An Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (RQF)
(QRN – 601/7747/0)
The Focus Awards Level 1 Certificate in An Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (RQF) is aimed at those wishing to work in the hair and beauty sector.
The Focus Awards Level 1 Certificate in An Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (RQF) is aimed at developing the practical skills and knowledge for progressing to further learning necessary to work in the hair or beauty industry. By completing further training this qualification could lead to jobs roles such as:
Learners must achieve 6 credits from the 2 mandatory units and a minimum of 9 credits from the optional units totalling at least 15 credits. 9 credits must be achieved at level 1 or above
Learner Entry Requirements
Learners should be competent in literacy and numeracy to help with elements of communication. This is at the discretion of the centre as they may decide to use diagnostic testing methods to ascertain how they can support learners.
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
Learners should be a minimum of 16 years old to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||GLH||Credit|
|Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector||R/502/3981||1||25||3|
|Presenting a Professional Image in a Salon||Y/502/3982||1||25||3|
|Hand care||R/502/3981||Entry 3||30||3|
|Nail Art Application||K/502/3470||1||30||3|
|Create an image using colour for the Hair and Beauty Sector||T/502/3469||Entry 3||30||3|
|Shampoo and Conditioning||L/502/3753||Entry 3||3||3|
|Styling Men's Hair||A/502/3795||1||30||3|
|Styling Women's Hair||F/502/3796||1||30||3|
|Basic Make-up Application||J/502/3797||1||30||3|
|Themed Face Painting||L/502/3803||1||30||3|
|Hair Plaiting||R/502/3804||Entry 3||30||3|
|Plaiting and Twisting Hai||Y/502/3805||1||30||3|
|The Art of Dressing Hair||Y/502/3979||2||30||5|
|The Art of Photographic Make-Up||L/502/3980||2||30||5|
|Salon reception duties||R/600/6334||1||22||3|
|Follow health and safety in the salon||A/600/632||1||22||3|
|Working with others in the hair and beauty sector||H/600/6323||1||19||2|
|Create a Hair and Beauty Image||Y/600/4875||1||30||3|
|Colour hair using temporary colou||R/600/4874||1||30||3|
|The Art of Colouring Hair||T/600/8626||2||60||7|
|Providing Basic Pedicure Treatment||L/601/3556||1||30||3|
|Providing basic manicure treatment||R/601/3557||1||30||3|
|Provide Nail Art||L/601/4450||2||24||3|