Course Code: TB1FE17 Threading Depilation - Level 2 Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration / Fees 27 Mar 2023 Bispham Campus 3 Weeks / £585 Apply now Overview Is this course for me? How will I be assessed? Key information Where could this course take me? Free or no upfront fees Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help you with your studies which could include having your course fees paid and additional help with living expenses. There's plenty of information available on our financial support page for 19+ learners. Find out how we can help Course Summary Develop the skills and knowledge needed to carry out professional threading techniques with this Level 2 Threading Depilation course. The content focuses around the three main threading techniques used in the industry as you learn to carry out depilation on facial areas such as the eyebrows, lip and chin. You will also cover the associated health and safety requirements. Our teaching team is made up of industry experts in their field, all with a wealth of salon experience. Following on from this course, you could develop your skills further by progressing to a level 3 course. Entry Requirements You should have good communication and dexterity skills, be keen to work with the public and have a professional attitude. Tuition Fees Read our tuition fees guide. Assessment Methods You will learn how to competently carry out professional threading techniques on different areas of the face, adhering to current health and safety guidelines. You will be required to demonstrate your practical skills to awarding body standards. There will also be some written questions, to be completed as home study. Assessment is both formative (allowing you to regularly reflect on and improve your performance) and summative (carried out at the end of a learning period). Qualification Obtained Award in Threading Depilation Regulation and Accreditation Accrediting Institution: N/A Awarding Body: Vocational Training Charitable Trust Terms and Conditions Read our full terms and conditions. Teaching and Learning Methods Our expert tutors understand that everyone learns in different ways so they use a range of teaching methods to enable everyone to achieve their potential. A key method used is demonstration, which allows you to observe the practical application of skills before having a go yourself, on your peers and also on real clients in our working salons. The course comprises group work as well as presentations. E-learning is a key element of all our programmes and we also use a range of on-line apps to support, enhance and motivate learning. Your tutors will support you with these technologies and also in preparing for exams. Tuition is timetabled for 1 day a week over 4 weeks. The course also incorporates periods of self-study (which your tutor will guide you on) and you will also need to devote additional time (outside of timetabled hours) to your learning. Industry Placement and Field Trips There is no industry placement or field trip attached to this course. Other Costs and Equipment Needed You will need to provide your own stationery, including pens, notepad and an A4 folder. You will also need a bun ring since hair must be kept up in a bun at all times while at College. The purchase of a fob watch is optional. If you need a replacement ID badge, the cost will be £3 (or £8 if incorporated with a bus pass). We supply up to 80 free black and white photocopies per student. Any additional black and white copies are charged at 4p each. Expert Tutors All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice. Career Options and Progression Viable career routes exist in commercial salons, day/destination spas and as an independent/self employed therapist in a mobile, home or salon-based setting. This is an internationally recognised qualification so travelling abroad to work or on cruise ships is also an option. This qualification also provides eligibility to become a member of one of the following recognised professional bodies: British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) The primary aim of this qualification is employment but it also acts as an excellent springboard to additional skills and study, such as a level 3 qualification.