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Edexcel NVQ Level 2 in Hairdressing *Fees Payable* at Eden College

Course description

These NVQs are qualifications for junior level and cover basic skills and knowledge. They are the minimum standard required to work effectively in a salon.

Course content

To gain the full NVQ the candidate must complete nine units in total. The candidate is required to complete all seven mandatory units plus two optional unit.

Mandatory Units

Unit G1: Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety Unit G5: Give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation Unit G7: Advise and consult with clients Unit H9: Shampoo and condition hair and scalp Unit H6: Cut hair using basic techniques Unit H10: Style, dress and finish hair using basic techniques Unit H13: Change hair colour using basic techniques

Optional Units

Unit H11: Style hair using basic plaiting techniques and added hair Unit G4: Fulfil salon reception duties Unit G6: Promote additional products or services to clients Unit G8: Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work Unit H18: Provide scalp massage services Unit H12: Perm and neutralise hair using basic techniques Unit H15: Perm, relax and neutralise hair Unit H16: Perm, relax and neutralise African Caribbean hair


Various assessments

Financial information

Level 2 - Fees are £800 for home(EU), £900 for funded students and £1,000 for international students.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 31 July 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 8 Months