Hair and Beauty

Hair and Beauty

Hairdressing
Be a cut above the rest and start your career in the Hairdressing industry at Epping Forest College.

In a professional salon, a junior Hairdresser will typically carry out tasks from shampooing hair, and simple cuts to greeting clients and making sure the salons are clean and tidy.
As your career progresses to a senior level, you will complete tasks such as cutting, styling and colouring hair, talking to ¬and giving advice to clients about the hair style they want, shampooing and conditioning, booking appointments, handling payments and ordering materials.
Our professional and experienced team of staff will guide you through your course. We will work with you to develop your personal and practical skills to meet the high demands of the industry, supporting you in your chosen career path.
You will be working in our public “Inspire” salons, using high quality professional industry products. This allows students to combine classroom theory with practical skills involving paying customers. You will gain the valuable life experience of working in the industry and develop the skills required to excel in your career.
Exciting new technical qualifications equivalent to GCSEs and A–Levels with UCAS points — the perfect progression route to University or employment.

With well-lit, modern décor, the salons feature a variety of industry standard salon products and equipment, allowing you to truly be inspired.
The Hairdressing salon includes a large open- plan area big enough for two classes, with individual hairdressing sections for cutting and styling, a washing area and a colour mixing room.

Beauty Therapy

Build a career in the ever-expanding Beauty Therapy industry with hands-on experience in the College’s professional public salon.

As a qualified Beauty Therapist, you can provide a range of face and body treatments, including facials, manicures/pedicures, eyebrow shaping, eyelash tinting, electro-therapy and spray tanning. You will also rely on customer service skills to greet new and existing clients and administration skills to manage appointments and client records.
Our professional and experienced team of staff will guide you through your course. We will work with you to develop your personal and practical skills to meet the high demands of the industry, supporting you in your chosen career path.
You will be working in our public “Inspire” salons, using high quality professional industry products and equipment. This allows students to combine classroom theory with practical skills involving paying customers. You will gain the valuable life experience of working in the industry and develop the skills required to excel in your career.
Exciting new technical qualifications equivalent to GCSEs and A–Levels with UCAS points — the perfect progression route to University or employment.

With well-lit, modern décor, the salons feature a variety of industry standard salon products and equipment, allowing you to truly be inspired.
Our two large salons feature cubicle couch areas for client consultations and treatments, a manicure/pedicure area, media makeup lighting and spray tan areas

Media Makeup

A Makeup Artist ensures that models, performers and presenters have the suitable makeup before they appear in front of an audience or on camera.

This may be in a variety of settings, including: Film, TV, Fashion, Theatre and Photographic shoots. It can range from specialist makeup for TV and stage to special effects makeup for film.
Our professional and experienced team of staff will guide you through your course. We will work with you to develop your personal and practical skills to meet the high demands of the industry, supporting you in your chosen career path.
You will be working in our public “Inspire” salons, using high quality, professional industry, special effects products. This allows students to combine classroom theory with practical skills involving paying customers. You will gain the valuable life experience of working in the industry and develop the skills required to excel in your career.
Exciting new technical qualifications equivalent to GCSEs and A–Levels with UCAS points — the perfect progression route to University or employment.

With well-lit, modern décor, the salons feature a variety of industry standard salon products and equipment, allowing you to truly be inspired.
You will be working in a large media makeup salon with lit mirrored stations, couches and spray tanning cubicles.

Hair and Beauty courses available at EFC

Interested in one of our courses?

Anita Lozniewska

Student Success Story

Student: Anita Lozniewska

Course: Beauty Therapy — Level 3

​Anita completed a Level 2 Beauty and then progressed onto Level 3 Beauty with 98% attendance.
She has now gained employment in a very busy, exclusive, Central London salon.
Anita enjoyed College so much that she has now enrolled onto a Media Makeup course where she can enhance her skills even more.

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