This course provides a basic understanding of the practical and interpersonal skills required to study and work in the hair and beauty environment.

  • Interpersonal skills – you will be working in paired/group activity
  • Communication and personal presentation skills
  • Practical skills development to prepare for future progression to college courses
  • This SCP course is 2 afternoons at week in College
  • Professional image
  • Manicure
  • Nail art
  • Shampooing and conditioning
  • Hair styling
  • Pleasant manner and a genuine interest in the hair and beauty industry
  • Selection will be by a member of Fife College staff

Fife College will accept achievement of this course along with 2 National 4 awards (one must be English) for entry onto:

  • SVQ: Hairdressing SCQF Level 5
  • NVQ Diploma: Beauty Therapy VTCT Level 2
  • NVQ: Diploma in Nail Services VTCT Level 2
  • Beauty therapist
  • Nail technician
  • Hairdresser
  • Application through the SCP team