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Ladies Hairdressing (Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma) - Full-time

Course outline

This is a great course for anyone who wants a career in hairdressing. You will be taught all the basic skills to be able to have a lifelong career in this incredible industry.

Units include:

  • Salon manager
  • Working in the industry
  • Consultation
  • Shampooing and conditioning hair
  • Promote products and services
  • Basic cutting
  • Colour and lightening
  • Perm and neutralise
  • Art of dressing
  • Create an image based on a theme
  • Salon reception

You will be taught personal and social development skills, which will help prepare you for the industry and employment.

Our hairdressing lecturers will offer you a wide range of expertise, guidance and support whilst delivering an interesting course. 100% commitment to our learners is our passion and sharing our industry experience is a huge enjoyment we will provide.

How to apply for this course

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

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Location Date
Stoney Street

Start: 5th September 2022

Course code: C000526 / Q002942


City & Guilds VRQ Level 2 in Ladies Hairdressing


1 year

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSE’s at Grade 9-3, which must include English and Maths and one of these must be a grade 4.

If you are aged 19+, you must be working at basic skills level 1 in Literacy and Numeracy or have a relevant Level 1 vocational qualification.


Practical assessments will take place in one of our salons working on members in the group and clients, you can also bring along friends and family members for a pamper.

Theory assessments will take place through exam, assignments and creating a mood board.


Following the successful completion of the course and tutor recommendation, you may be able to progress to:

  • Level 2 Beauty Therapy
  • Level 3 Hairdressing
  • Level 2 Hair and Media Make-up
  • Level 2 Barbering
Additional information

You will need to buy a kit and uniform. Kit and uniform costs are to be confirmed and will be discussed at interview.

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.

If you are aged 19 or over you may still be eligible for funding. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.

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