VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management

The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management (QCF) is an advanced qualification that has been specifically designed for existing or aspiring salon managers. The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management (QCF) is a vocationally related qualification, as the units contained in this qualification cover skills and knowledge required for this role. Throughout this qualification you will plan the management of products and services for your salon by; analysing data for planning purposes, set operational objectives, monitor working practices, evaluate stock control and equipment levels and provide recommendations to increase salon revenue. You will research, monitor and recommend improvements to ensure the health, safety and security, the quality of client care and management of sales for your salon. This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively allowing you to develop both management and technical skills required for the role of hair and beauty salon manager.

  • What will be studied
    You will cover a range of units over the duration of the course. The units in this qualification include: • Management of health, safety and security in the salon • Quality management of client care in the hair and beauty sector • Sales management in the hair and beauty sector • Salon management • Public relations(PR) in the hair and beauty sector
  • What are the entry requirements?
    You are required to hold a Level 3 in Hair or Beauty. It is desirable that applicants hold GCSE passes at grades C or above for English and Maths
  • Where does this course lead to?
    This qualification has been designed specifically for the hair and beauty related industries, to work as a salon manager. On successful completion of the course you may: • Move into paid employment • Accept additional responsibilities within your salon • Aspire to promotion • Use this as a platform for continued higher education studies This is an excellent platform for: • You to provide salon management leadership
  • What qualifications will be gained?
    VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management
  • How will this course be delivered?
    The course is delivered through practical, theory and tutorial sessions. You will receive practical and theory input to develop your knowledge and understanding and prepare you for assessment.
  • How will I be assessed?
    You will have continuous assessments and assignments. You will complete a range of tasks including essays, individual research and group presentations.
  • How to get a place?
    You can apply by completing an application form available online or from College. You will be asked to attend for an interview and provide a written task along with a reference.
  • Other Information:
    College uniform and kit is required.
  • Exam Board:
    Career opportunities as a salon manager exist in a variety of contexts, including: - Beauty salons - Hair salons - Nail salons - Beauty/Nail retail concessions in department stores - Day spa or destination/hotel spa - Cruise ships


Start Date : September 2017 End Date : June 2018 Fee : N/A
Day : Monday Time : Approximately 16 hours per week Fee Description : N/A Duration : 1 Year
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