Course Code
25108 18
Course Title
Level 2
22 weeks
Entry Requirements
Level 1 Hairdressing This is course is suitable for 19+ learners only
Start Date
Days and Times

Entrance requirements

Level 1 Hairdressing This is course is suitable for 19+ learners only.

Course Description

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards (NOS).

This qualification will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a hairdresser. Throughout this qualification you will ensure responsibility to reduce risks to health and safety, give customers a positive impression, advise and consult with clients, shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, change hair colour, cut hair using basic techniques, style and finish hair and set and dress hair.

You will be supervised by technical staff and assessed on your occupational competence.

Who is the course suitable for?

This course will run over 2 evenings and 1 day allowing it to fit into your work commitments. There will be theory based self-directed study timetabled to be done at home, if you would like to qualify quickly at level 2 hairdressing this is the course for you.

Course content

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


Employability Skills Development

You will be provided with information on the latest trends and developments in the industry. And employability skills will be embedded within the course while working within a realistic working environment.

How will the course be taught?

You will be taught by highly qualified and experienced Hairdressing professionals who will use a wide variety of teaching methods to help you to learn and progress through the course, including demonstrations, discussions, coaching, group work and practical activities.
Assessment techniques will include observed work, witness statements, written questions, oral questions, and assignments.

How will I know how well I am doing?

Every student has a personal tutor who will meet with their learners on a regular basis to ensure they are making good progress. Tutors make sure that you receive regular feedback, manage your workload and meet college expectations.

Are there any additional costs?

Full uniform, shoes and kit plus trips.

What course can I do next?

Level 3 Hairdressing

Where can I get further support / advice?

Contact the college on 01582 477 776 or go to our website:

How do I join the course?

Please apply online

Course Fees

19-23 £1392.00 24+ £1392.00

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