Hair & Beauty
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

About this course

The Level 2 Hair and Media Make-up Diploma has been designed for those wanting to prepare for a career as a make-up artist in television, fashion, and make-up consultancy.

Attendance - full time, 3 days a week over 1 year.

You will need to purchase salon wear, equipment, textbooks and a fee towards consumables used on the course.

Assessment Method

How will I be assessed? Continual assessment throughout the course Written assignments Written / online tests Practical assessments undertaken on paying clients

Progression Opportunities

The following progression routes are open to you: Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical and Special Effects Make up Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing Employment

Study Methods

You will study units such as:

  • The art of photographic make-up

  • Apply make-up

  • The art of dressing hair

  • Create an image based on a hair and beauty theme

  • Skin Tanning

  • Themed face painting

  • Mendhi

  • Eye Treatments

  • Consultation for Hair Services

  • Apply Temporary Hair Colour

  • Plaiting and twisting hair

  • Make a Hair Addition

  • Health and Safety

  • Client Care and Communication


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.