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Taster in Waxing Techniques

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  • Is this course for you?

    Are you looking to learn a new skill to help kickstart a new career or just wanting to be able to complete basic waxing techniques at home for; yourself, friends and family? Are you unsure if the beauty industry is for you but want to take a look without committing long term?

    Our 1 day introduction course will allow you to do one or all of the above and can be the first step on a journey to an exciting new career/pastime.

    *Your taster workshop could be FREE, to check your eligibility and to find out click here.

  • Required qualifications

    There are no requirements for entry onto this taster course – it is aimed at beginners, although can also serve as a refresh for individuals who have not done nail extensions in a while.

  • What skills will I develop?

    Across the taster day you will learn and develop the basic skills in the removal of hair using waxing techniques. You will develop basic consultation skills and an understanding of the waxing industry. The taster will help you to prepare and develop your work ready skills (if you are keen to explore a career in the beauty industry) or simply give you the confidence to perform home treatments on yourself/family.

  • Careers

    After completing a taster in waxing the nature progression would be to complete our Level 2 Award in Waxing.

    This would then open up further opportunities within the industry, such as:

    • Self-employed waxing
    • Beauty salon technician
    • Retail and training
    • Photographic or media work

    The beauty sector is steadily growing within the West Midland’s currently employing around 4,000, this is expected to grow around 2.6% within the next 3 years.

  • Is this course for you?

    Are you looking to learn a new skill to help kickstart a new career or just wanting to be able to complete basic waxing techniques at home for; yourself, friends and family? Are you unsure if the beauty industry is for you but want to take a look without committing long term?

    Our 1 day introduction course will allow you to do one or all of the above and can be the first step on a journey to an exciting new career/pastime.

    *Your taster workshop could be FREE, to check your eligibility and to find out click here.

  • Required qualifications

    There are no requirements for entry onto this taster course – it is aimed at beginners, although can also serve as a refresh for individuals who have not done nail extensions in a while.

  • What skills will I develop?

    Across the taster day you will learn and develop the basic skills in the removal of hair using waxing techniques. You will develop basic consultation skills and an understanding of the waxing industry. The taster will help you to prepare and develop your work ready skills (if you are keen to explore a career in the beauty industry) or simply give you the confidence to perform home treatments on yourself/family.

  • Careers

    After completing a taster in waxing the nature progression would be to complete our Level 2 Award in Waxing.

    This would then open up further opportunities within the industry, such as:

    • Self-employed waxing
    • Beauty salon technician
    • Retail and training
    • Photographic or media work

    The beauty sector is steadily growing within the West Midland’s currently employing around 4,000, this is expected to grow around 2.6% within the next 3 years.

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