Aged 19 or over and looking to launch your career in Hair and Beauty? You can gain all of the skills and experience you need with a course from Mid Cheshire College.

You’ll train with experienced industry professionals, getting hands-on knowledge of a range of treatments and therapies. You’ll also learn all of the essential scientific and professional background you need to get ahead in the industry.

You’ll gain real-life experience delivering treatments in the college’s extensively equipped Tranquility Salon and Spa, working with top brands and interacting with genuine customers. You’ll have a chance to put your skills to the test at national competitions, as well as bringing your talents to the college fashion shows and drama productions.

By the end of your course, you’ll have a wealth of technical skill, proven experience and a CV-boosting qualification.

Potential Hair and Beauty careers include:

Hairdresser, barber, film or TV stylist, makeup artist, special effects makeup, spa therapist, nail technician, cruise ship therapist, related further education

Courses Available

Course Title
Start Date
Full Fee
VRQ Level 2 in Hairdressing (Fast Track 19+)


Want to get paid to earn a degree-level qualification? You can at Mid Cheshire College thanks to our new Higher Apprenticeship courses.

You’ll work towards a nationally recognised qualification demonstrating your understanding and expertise in your chosen industry. You’ll combine assessment work with vital real-life experience, putting your knowledge into action at work.

You’ll follow a bespoke learning plan, created collaboratively by your employer and Mid Cheshire College, and designed to give you the most relevant teaching and training for your chosen industry.

You’ll complete the apprenticeship with a National Vocational Qualification (QCF) equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree, as well as a portfolio of completed work, a Technical Certificate, and proven on-the-job experience.

Entry requirements for Higher Apprenticeships are flexible, as apprentices will come from a range of education and employment backgrounds. If you’d like to discuss Higher Apprenticeships, get in touch with one of our advisors.

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Money matters.
Depending upon your circumstances, you may be able to apply for financial support to help you during your studies. Find out more.