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Follow Health and Safety Practice in the SalonLevel 2 Unit Achievement

Increase your understanding of health and safety and its importance in the salon in which you work.

Course details


On completion of this unit, you will be able to maintain health, safety and security practices and follow emergency procedures.

What's covered?

  • Conduct yourself in the workplace to meet with health and safety practices and salon policy
  • Deal with hazards within your own area of responsibility following salon policy
  • Maintain a level of personal presentation, hygiene and conduct to meet with legal and salon requirements
  • Follow salon policy for security
  • Make sure tools, equipment, materials, and work areas meet hygiene requirements
  • Use required personal protective equipment
  • Position yourself and the client safely
  • Handle, use, and store products, materials, tools, and equipment safely to meet with manufacturer's instructions
  • Dispose of all types of salon waste safely and to meet with legal and salon requirements
  • Follow emergency procedures
  • Follow accident reporting procedures which meet with salon policy
  • Locate fire-fighting equipment

How will my work be assessed?

  • One external question paper
  • Projects
  • Assignments
  • Case studies
  • Reflective accounts
  • Oral/written questioning
  • Other forms of evidence
  • A minimum of three observations

What can I do after this?

Once you have completed this qualification, you can gain further accreditation by attending additional units of the beauty academy training programme. There are also full time beauty-related courses and part-time beauty taster events, please visit the College website for further details.

  • To be undertaken with one of the beauty course units
  • A desire to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to follow health and safety practice in the salon

Open Event - Southend Campus

Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.


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Start date: to be confirmed. Duration: three weeks (if stand-alone) two days deliver, one exam and self-directed study. Add two weeks if undertaken with another unit. Venue details: please note this course will be held at our Queens Road venue in Southend.

  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Attendance Part time
  • Duration 3 weeks
  • Provision Adults
  • Cost details £65 (if undertaken with another unit from the accredited Beauty Academy Courses). £150.00 (stand-alone).
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