Focus Awards Level 4 Diploma in Managing a Salon Business (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 4 Diploma in Managing a Salon Business (RQF)

(QRN – 603/5223/1)



Qualification Overview

The aim of this qualification is to enhance knowledge and skills of learners who has previously completed a level 3 beauty qualification. The qualification will provide additional knowledge and skills to manage a salon business.



Qualification Structure

To achieve the level 4 Diploma in Managing a Salon Business learners must complete all 60 credits from the mandatory units and a minimum of 10 credits from the optional.



Leaner Entry Requirements

To complete this qualification learners are required to have achieved a Level 3 Beauty Qualification as a minimum.



Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:



Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however learners should be 18 to undertake this qualification.



Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England.



Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.


Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credit
Mandatory units
Management of health, safety and security in the salon A/617/0936 4 44 8
Quality management of client care in the hair and beauty sector K/617/3492 4 50 12
Sales management D/617/8558 4 73 9
Salon management H/617/8559 4 50 10
Public Relations (PR) Y/617/8560 3 42 8
Principles of Marketing and evaluation T/502/9935 3 50 7
Contribute to the improvement of business performance D/506/1911 3 33 6
Optional Units
Apply Microdermabrasion K/601/5329 3 39 4
Analyse and present business data M/506/1945 3 24 6
Laser and light treatments for hair removal F/617/0940 4 74 10
Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation J/617/0941 4 74 10
Enhance appearance using micropigmentation treatment H/617/3491 4 75 12
Handling data using IT systems D/617/8561 4 25 6