Hair stylists can work anywhere across the world - you could be self-employed, a mobile stylist or maybe even style the stars! You’ll develop the skills to set you up for a career.
You’ll be based in the workplace and come into College one day a week to work towards completing your qualification.
Depending on your job, you will learn how to:
- Advise and consult with clients
- Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
- Change hair colour
- Style and finish hair
- Set and dress hair
- Cut hair using basic techniques
You may also cover:
- Responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety
- Giving customers a positive impression
You will also study optional units related to the course.
You will also study English and maths.*
English and maths - skills for your future
Employers and universities really value skills in English and maths. So, building on your existing knowledge of these subjects will help you prepare for your future career or further study. *If you are aged 16-18 and have not yet achieved GCSE English Language and Maths at grade C or above/grade 4 or above don’t worry - we’ll support you with the right lessons to increase your confidence in these essential employability skills.
Our courses are designed to help you achieve your ambitions, whether you plan to go on to a higher level of study or start a career. Employability and study skills will be included to help you develop the broad skills required by industry. They will vary from course to course and are designed to meet local and national employer needs.
14-16 Wheeler Gate
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Apprenticeship in Hairdressing, incorporating an NVQ Level 2 in Hairdressing
Adults who are aged 19+ without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply. You will need to undertake an initial assessment to determine the right level of course for you.
All applicants will be required to undertake an assessment in English and maths prior to enrolling.
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There is continuous assessment of each unit. You will need to present evidence of competence via practical assessments and production of a personal portfolio of evidence.
You will need to buy a kit and uniform. Kit and uniform costs are to be confirmed and will be discussed at interview.