Completion of level 1 hairdressing 4 x GCSE's grade A*-D / 9-3 including maths and English.
This qualification will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a hairdresser.
Who is the course suitable for?
Suitable for learners who have completed level 1 hairdressing or someone who has had some salon experience.
This course builds upon prior knowledge gained from level 1 hairdressing. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and has both mandatory and optional units for you to achieve. The mandatory units are style and finish hair, set and dress hair, cut hair using basic techniques, colour and lighten hair, advise and consult with clients, shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, develop and maintain your effectiveness at work.
Development of Maths and English
Students who have not yet achieved at least a grade C/4 in English and Maths will have to continue taking these subjects up to the age of 18, as per government requirements. At Central Bedfordshire College Students who have a D/3 in GCSE Maths and English will be required to retake these GCSE subjects in order to obtain at least a C/4 grade at GCSE level.
Employability Skills Development
All students will be required to attend work experience and attend SOME Saturday sessions in college for work based learning sessions, employability skills will be embedded in all your lessons through working in a realistic working environment
How will the course be taught?
You will be taught by highly qualified and experienced professionals who will use a wide variety of teaching methods to help you to learn and progress to the next level. Practical salon sessions, lectures, discussions, independent research and examinations. Your lessons will be in our state of the art, industry standard salons.
How will I know how well I am doing?
Every student has a personal tutor who will meet with their tutees on a regular basis to ensure they are making good progress throughout their time at college. Tutors make sure that you receive regular feedback on assessment and coursework, manage your workload and meet college expectations.
Are there any additional costs?
Full uniform, shoes, kit and trips
What course can I do next?
You can progress onto Higher Education courses applying to study further into fields such as:
Level 3 Hairdressing or employment
Where can I get further support / advice?
Please apply online and you will be invited for an interview with the subject teacher who will discuss the course fully with you.
How do I join the course?
16-18 £0.00 19-23 £1392.00 24+ £1392.00