Hair & Beauty - 14-16 College

2 years
Balliol Road Campus

Course Details

This option is for those who want to develop their skills in Hairdressing and Beauty.
This course allows you to explore the exciting world of hair and beauty and the environment in which its industries work. If you enjoy looking back in time to explore changing trends and developments within the hair and beauty sector, find out how science is used to create products, and understand why we create images for business use, then this is the pathway for you.
  • Exploring the world of Hair and Beauty
  • Science of Hair and Beauty
  • Design in the Hair and Beauty sector
City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Award in Hair and Beauty Studies
  • College
  • Apprenticeship
  • Hairdresser
  • Make Up Artist
  • Beauty Therapist
  • Holistic Therapist
  • Stylist
  • Salon or Spa Manager
  • Beauty/Make Up Consultant
  • Nail Technician

Entry Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

No, the Government funds all college places up to the age of 19.

No. It is entirely a choice for you and your family.

Each department has workwear that reflects the subject area and how employees in that industry dress. The pictures in the brochure and on this website give an idea of how the different outfits look.

At Hugh Baird College, everyone wears a coloured lanyard to show who they are – both staff and students. These are all different colours depending on which department you belong to. All Hugh Baird 14-16 College students will wear lanyards that are two-tone blue. It is important that you wear yours every day to gain access to the College.