Unit Only US 5+ Credits 16+

Qualification Information

Sector: Category:
VTCT Product Code: UOUS5C16 GLH: Age Restriction: 16
Qualification Number: Units: 1
Level: 1

Qualification Structure

Units - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UBT167 Provide facial skin care treatment 5 9
UBT167E Provide facial skin care treatment 5 9
UBT171 Provide manicure services 5 6
UBT171E Provide manicure services 5 6
UHB68 Blow dry hair 4 5
UHB70 Style and finish hair 5 6
UHB71 Set and dress hair 5 7
UHB72 Cut hair using basic techniques 5 13
UHB90 Assist with hair colouring and lightening services 4 5
UHB97 Plait and twist hair 5 5
US11G20 Make sure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety 5 8
US200B6 Carry out waxing services 5 7
US200B8 Provide make-up services 5 6
US200N2 Provide manicure services 5 6
US200N5 Apply and maintain nail enhancements to create a natural finish 5 8
US20GB3 Cut hair using basic barbering techniques 5 8
US211G8 Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work 5 3
US21G18 Promote additional services or products to clients 6 6
US30B14 Provide facial electrical treatments 6 12
US30B15 Provide single eyelash extension treatments 5 5
US30B20 Provide body massage treatments 6 10
US30B24 Carry out massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils 6 8
US30B25 Provide self tanning services 6 3
US30B28 Provide stone therapy treatments 6 10
US3GH21 Develop and enhance your creative hairdressing skills 6 5

*For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.


*To find specifications for individual units, click on the "Structure" tab of your chosen qualification, select the unit code in the left hand column and on the new page click on the "Download unit book" tab under the unit title.

Centres approved to run this qualification

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NB: The location displayed for each centre is based upon the centre's main address. The location displayed is not necessarily the only location that the centre can deliver VTCT qualifications from. For further information on a centre's delivery capabilities please select the centre's website address.

Centre Name Telephone Website Location
LSCollege - Lewisham Campus 0203 757 3639 Visit website London - Lewisham
The White Rose School of Health and Beauty 01484 510625 Visit website West Yorkshire - Kirklees
Edinburgh College - Granton Campus 0131 297 9572 Visit website Edinburgh
Edinburgh College - Milton Road Campus 0131 297 9040 Visit website Edinburgh, City of
Medusa Training Academy 01324 622185 Visit website Falkirk