Level 2 Diploma in Ladies Hairdressing
Timetable to be confirmed at interview or induction.
This course is designed to provide you with a good knowledge of hairdressing and enable you to develop a sound awareness of the industry. Level 2 is the minimum required by the industry to work as a junior stylist.
This programme places a strong emphasis on technical skills. You will study the following modules:
• Customer consultation and reception
• Cutting, setting and blow-drying
• Dressing long hair
• Health, Safety and hygiene
• Permanent waving and neutralising
• Shampooing and conditioning
• Team working
• Underpinning knowledge
As part of your timetable you will be required to work one evening a week in one of The College's hairdressing salons. You will study Functional Skills in English and mathematics.
The course is designed to provide you with a good working knowledge of hairdressing. It will enable you to develop a sound awareness of the industry. After the first term you will spend one day a week during term time in a salon on work experience or as a 1 week block in a local salon.
A minimum of 3 GCSEs at grades A* - D or Level 1 Hairdressing qualification or at least one year’s experience full time in a salon. At your interview you will be asked to undertake a practical assessment.
If English is not your first language, a minimum IELTS (Academic) of 5.0, Cambridge FCE, TOEFL 61(internet based), 173 (computer based) or TOEIC 570 is required. Completion of High School studies is required.
The course involves continuous assessment of your practical work and assessment of your underpinning knowledge and understanding through oral questioning, assignments and written online tests.
This is a good course for those wishing to go straight into employment in the industry as a Junior Stylist. However you can progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Ladies Hairdressing or Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects and Media Make- Up at The College. You will be advised which is most suitable for you.
16-18 £100 (approx, fees are subject to change)
The cost of this course is £5000 per year for tuition and a non-refundable deposit of £100 should be sent with the International Students Application for Admission Form. There may be an additional cost for materials and educational visits.
Kit £350 - approximately
Prices are subject to change
You will need to have access to a camera (disposable if necessary) to show evidence of your work for your portfolio.