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Hairdressing (European Hair of all Hair Types) VRQ Level 2 Diploma/Certificate
Qualification:
 
Date:
September 
Days:
TBA 
Study Mode
Full Time 
Assessment:
Practical Assessment and Exams 
Level:
Area:
Hair & Beauty 
Course Code:
CFFHA1 
 
Entry Requirements
Applicants MUST have a GCSE grade D in English Language OR Level 1 equivalent in literacy. ESL learners should have achieved Level 1 in all 4 elements – speaking, listening, reading and writing. You will be asked to produce the evidence of the appropriate qualification. The ideal candidate will be a good communicator and listener with excellent social skills, demonstrate a degree of artistic skills and flair, be highly dexterous and have a good personality and physical stamina. A substantial percentage of the course will be delivered online, therefore good computer skills are also an essential requirement.
 
 

Hairdressing (European Hair of all Hair Types) VRQ Level 2 Diploma/Certificate

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About the Course

The Level 2 Ladies Hairdressing qualification is the first stage of our professional Hairdressing programme. This course is designed for people who wish to develop their skills in this sector.


Key Units

You will study the following core and specialist units:

  • Client consultation
  • Shampooing/conditioning the hair
  • Plaiting and twisting techniques
  • Blow drying and setting hair (including long hair work)
  • Cutting womens hair
  • Colouring techniques
  • Perming techniques
  • Retailing skills - displays and selling
  • Health and Safety
  • Reception awareness
  • Knowledge of the hair and beauty extended industry



Entry Requirements

Applicants MUST have a GCSE grade D in English Language OR Level 1 equivalent in literacy. ESL learners should have achieved Level 1 in all 4 elements – speaking, listening, reading and writing. You will be asked to produce the evidence of the appropriate qualification. The ideal candidate will be a good communicator and listener with excellent social skills, demonstrate a degree of artistic skills and flair, be highly dexterous and have a good personality and physical stamina. A substantial percentage of the course will be delivered online, therefore good computer skills are also an essential requirement.


Assessment

This will compromise of both Practical assessment & exams – internal online exams will be taken periodically throughout the course. Pass rate for each exam taken is 60%. Practical skills will be assessed after training and practice, competence of practical skills will be demonstrated by graded summative assessments. You will be required to work on real clients.


Where does this Lead

Successful students progress onto NVQ level 3 or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Hairdressing.


Tell Me More

A voluntary/paid work placement within a Hairdressing Salon is advantageous and recommended.


Extra Costs

You will need to purchase a professional uniform and kit. Order forms will be supplied on your first day.
Level 2 Hairdressing Kit - £100.49 Pre selected Uniform - £42.00. Additional to this you must wear full black shoes.