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Interested in a career in Hair and Beauty?

If you’re interested in a career in hair and beauty, we offer real opportunities to succeed. Our wide range of programmes and purpose built training facilities can prepare you for a highly-successful and enjoyable career – from managing or running your own salon to becoming a make-up specialist, nail technician or complementary therapist or a degree in Beauty therapy and Spa management, If you have the ambition, our highly-qualified and dedicated staff, with their wealth of experience, can help you achieve your goal.

Courses are designed to meet the needs of Level 2 and Level 3 learners and students stay with us for one two or even three years. You will be given every opportunity to develop your professional skills through tuition and supervision, and working on members of the public within a real working environment.

The Hair and Beauty Team has an excellent track record in achieving success.

We work closely with local employers, such as Whittlebury Hall, Aston and Fincher, local hairdressers to including the well-established Christian Wiles, local Beauty therapists, Professional Choice and Ellisons all of whom provide additional expertise and employment opportunities for our students. We also work closely with the University of Birmingham as some of our students choose to continue their studies to degree level.

Our new state-of-the-art hair and beauty salons at The Rushden Academy offer a full range of treatments at competitive prices. These fabulous facilities offer a unique opportunity to learn the latest techniques in a first-class environment.

Our specialist resources include:

  • A nail studio with the latest up to date industry nail stations.
  • A beauty therapy salon equipped with the latest teaching and learning technology that includes electric beauty couches allowing you to carry out treatments to a high standard, Modern facial/body electrical equipment machines.
  • A hair salon that includes free standing sinks and work areas that are equipped with trolleys and accessories, overhead dryers, musical clymozone.
  • All products used in the salon are professionally-recognised and some are available for retail sale.

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