• Do you want to be a hair stylist or nail technician?
  • Are you interested in the make-up industry?
  • Would you like to be a beauty therapist?

Take your first step into the hair, beauty, media make-up and nail industry with one of our courses. You will gain skills of both the practical application of hair and beauty techniques, working with clients and the knowledge of different treatments.

By working in partnership with many local theatre companies, businesses and schools, you will be given the opportunity to put your skills to the test in a working environment. Be it transforming aspiring actors into the theatre’s favourite characters, creating gruesome zombies for charity events, or adding glamour to the runway for fellow students’ fashion events – the possibilities are endless.

Courses and Apprenticeships available in:

  • Hairdressing
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Nail Technology
  • Hair and Media Make-up
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Our Inspire Salons and Nail Bar will provide you with the perfect training environment to work with real clients to gain the required knowledge and skills you need to progress your career.

The opportunity to attend masterclasses and workshops will be available.

You will have the opportunity to go on trips to trade shows, exhibitions and competitions such as Matchfit, The National Federation of Hairdressing, Warpaint Make-up and World Skills UK. The competitions provide you with the chance to enhance your CV, develop your talent and test your skills in a range of techniques to demonstrate excellence in your chosen trade.


Following the Hair and Beauty
route you could be:
  • Hair stylist
  • Beauty Therapist
  • Nail Technician
  • Make-up Artist

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“I’m so glad I came to this College or I probably wouldn’t have got this opportunity”

Sophie Hodgkinson
Beauty Therapy

“I’m so glad I came to this College or I probably wouldn’t have got this opportunity. I really hope other students get the opportunity to work on cruise ships because it’s absolutely amazing.”

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Your safety is our priority, please read our latest updates here: https://www.rotherham.ac.uk/news/message-for-new-and-returning-higher-education-students-for-september-2020/


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