Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Level 2 Award in Photographic Make-Up and Styling Hair Courses - Birmingham & Black Country - Sandwell College

Part Time

Level 2 Award in Photographic Make-Up and Styling Hair

Make-up & Hair


Central Campus


Course summary

Are you interested in photographic make-up and styling hair? Then step this way! This qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in the creative art of styling hair and the imaginative application of photographic make-up. You will learn a variety of artistic techniques which will allow you to create a range of hairdressing and beauty designs using professional products and tools. The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in hairdressing and provide you with the foundation for further learning, and to enable you to perform your own salon services. This is an add on course for 16-18/ 19+ learners studying Beauty. This is an evening course for three hours a week.  

Course requirements

You must have a minimum ESOL Level 1 qualification.

How to blow dry, smooth out hair and straight blow.
How to curl hair with heated appliances
How to pin curl

Period makeup
Looks of your choice
How to plan and prepare for a makeup application
Health and safety
Skin types and conditions

Practical assessment with one theory exam. The Make-up element is assessed by exam and coursework.

  • A full-time Level 2 course
  • Work as a bridal hair and make-up artist
  • Work in a salon as a make-up artist

To discuss your options direct with the course tutor email

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