Hair & Beauty

Salon Extra is a hub for young people to study on BTEC Hair and Beauty courses with industry experts. Learners have the flexibility to follow their passions and build skills for life!

BTEC Hair and Beauty Courses

Hair & Beauty Courses 


Our salon is state-of-the-art and made for students undertaking their BTEC Level 1 in Hair and Beauty courses, with progression available to BTEC Level 2 Beauty Therapy and Hairdressing.

Vocational Skills

Treatments are performed under the supervision of industry experts. We  teach young people practical skills that will support employment and progression opportunities!

SEND Provision

Our Hair and Beauty courses can be studied in conjunction with our other tuition pathways and as part of our SEND Provision. Our teaching is effective and truly young person centred.

BTEC Pathways

Learners have the chance to gain experience in all areas of hairdressing and beauty treatments including manicures, pedicures, lamination, eyelash extensions, nail art and more!

Salon Extra is a hub for young people to train with industry experts!

Salon Extra is a hub for young people to train with industry experts, with the flexibility to follow their passions and explore a variety of hair and beauty practices. Young people can work towards a formal qualification, BTEC Level 1 Introduction to Hair & Beauty, or as part of a wrap-around well-being provision, with onward progression opportunities. 

This programme has a learner-centred curriculum with a flexible unit-based structure. Hair & Beauty classes are also used to re-engage learners holistically. Tuition Extra supports young people experiencing emotionally-based school avoidance (EBSA) or anxiety-related absence.

Students can work in our Canterbury commercial training salon, Salon Extra, which is selectively open to the public. Our young people can gain vital vocational skills and customer service experience to support employment opportunities in the 21st Century.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I name Tuition Extra on our EHCP?
No, you can’t name Tuition Extra on your EHCP, but you can ask your local authority caseworker to put Tuition Extra as a interim preference.
Do you cater for Personal Budgets?
Yes we can prepare a costing package tailored around your child or young persons need. Please get in touch.
My child does not have an EHCP, how will you tailor their provision?
If a child or young person does not have an EHCP, we will ask to look at other relevant reports, we will take into consideration a child or young person’s journey to us, their learning style, historic schooling and personal circumstances.

It is important for us to take time to understand the details of an individual needs in order to ensure that we respond to each child and young person in a bespoke and tailored way.

What are your prices?
As a bespoke service, we create pricing packages according to your requirements. Please, get in touch.

Contact Us

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8 Roger Yard, Roper Road, Canterbury, CT2 7EX