Short Course, Short Course

Subject Area

Hair and Beauty

Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

7 Weeks


City Campus





Course Level


Home / Course / Preparing to Run a Hair and Beauty Business

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone requiring the skills knowledge and understanding to be a successful Beauty Therapist, Hairdressing or Barbering entrepreneur. You will also gain an in-depth theoretical knowledge of the laws and regulations, which will impact on setting up and running a hair or beauty therapy business.

What do you need to apply for the course?

An NVQ Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing or Barbering (or equivalent)

What are the key things you'll learn?

The course covers a range of theoretical skills including;

• Preparing to run a hairdressing or beauty business
• The knowledge and skills required to be a successful entrepreneur in the industry
• Assessing own auditability to setting up and running a business
• Understanding the risks involved
• Legislation and legal requirements

How you will learn

The course is classroom based and you will be required to produce a portfolio of evidence. Assessment of written work is undertaken within a classroom

Where could this course take you?

NVQ Level 3 in Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy or Barbering.
Career Opportunities;
Open your own business.