Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Makeup

If you would like a successful career in hairdressing, barbering, beauty therapy or makeup, then one of our study programmes is the perfect place to start. You will train in our fully equipped salons, learning the very latest skills and techniques. You will also have the opportunity to work with local employers and industry specialists.


Explore courses and progress further with a full or part-time study programme in Wirral Met’s commercial hair and beauty salons at the Conway Park campus in Birkenhead.


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Many students progress onto jobs once they have completed their full-time study programmes, and other Level 3 students progress onto Higher Education to study towards a degree, which is validated by the University of Liverpool.


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These courses equip students with the skills and knowledge to progress onto occupations including:

Beauty Therapists earn between £12,000 and £17,000 per year (plus tips and any commission they gain for selling products in salons), and Salon Managers can earn over £20,000 per year.

Source: nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Hairdressing and beauty salon managers and proprietors

Up to £24,000

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Hairdressers and barbers

Up to £15,000

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Beauticians and related occupations

Up to £17,000

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