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Hair Beauty - City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma at John Ruskin College

Course description

This course is suitable for those of you who wish to develop the core skills needed in both hairdressing & beauty therapy. The course will involve both practical and theory classes. During the practical lessons, you will work in a realistic salon environment and will be expected to carry out hairdressing services & beauty therapy treatments on clients, once you have reached a certain level of ability.

Course content

Some examples of the units that will be covered are: health & safety, style and dress hair, shampoo & condition hair, colour & lighten hair, cutting women’s hair, facials, eye treatments, manicure and pedicure, waxing and makeup.


A minimum of English Language GCSE at grade D or above (or equivalent) AND Maths GCSE at grade D or above (or equivalent) and any of the below (unless stated otherwise):

• 2 other GCSEs at grade D (or above) OR
• Level 1 BTEC Certificate (or above) OR
• Level 1 VRQ Certificate (or above) OR
• Pass at Level 1 NVQ

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Ruskin College directly.

Last updated date: 05 October 2016
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