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Cutting and Styling Hair (City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate) - Full-time

Course outline

If you would like a career in hairdressing and want to specialise in cutting and styling, this qualification would be a great start!

You will study the theoretical aspects of cutting and styling hair and apply them to practical tasks.

Topics include:

  • Principles of practice of hairdressing
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Style, set and finish hair
  • Cut hair using basic techniques
  • Plait and twist hair

How to apply for this course

Apply online now to start this course in 2022/23.

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Location Date
14-16 Wheeler Gate

Start: 5th September 2022

Course code: C036087 / Q036088


City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate in Cutting and Styling


1 year

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSE’s at Grade 9-4 (A-C), which must include English and Maths.


You will undertake a synoptic and written test.


You could progress to Level 2 Colouring, Level 2 Hairdressing or Level 2/3 Barbering.

Additional information

A kit and uniform is required and the costs for these will be discussed at interview.

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