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Hairdressing Apprenticeship Level 2 at The London Hairdressing Apprenticeship Academy Limited

Course description

he Apprenticeship in Hairdressing [NVQ 2] is for those who are interested in beginning a career in a vibrant and creative Industry, You will study all aspects of hairdressing one day a week in our state of the art salon within one of our three academies alongside continuing to perfect your skills in your salon.

The units are selected on the basis of relevance to the industry and the employability value:

Shampoo & Condition Hair - apply all types of shampoo & conditioning products, using various massage techniques

Style & Finish - working on different hair lengths you will use various tools and blow drying techniques to straighten and smooth the hair, create volume and curl

Change Hair Colour - you will learn to apply a re-growth and full head application of permanent colour and application of woven highlights

Set & Dress Hair - use various types of setting and dressing techniques to create rolled effects, smooth effects and curled effects

Cut Hair Using Basic Techniques - one length, layered and graduated cuts, including scissor over comb

Course content

The programme is made up of 4 key elements:

• Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (Intermediate Apprenticeship) or Level    3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (Advanced Apprenticeship)
• English and maths in a Hairdressing context
• Employees understanding of company and legislative policy
• Team-work and creativity

During the NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing, the LHAA Apprentice will be trained in the following fields:

• Ensure responsibility and accountability for actions to minimize the risks to
   health and safety
• Give customers a good impression of your organization
• Relationship-building with client
• Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
• Hair-colouring
• Style and finish hair
• Set and dress hair
• Cut hair using basic techniques
• Performing reception duties
• Develop and maintain your effectiveness on work

During the NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing, the LHAA Apprentice will be trained in the following fields:

• Monitor procedures to control work operation
• Promote additional services to customers
• Provide hair-dressing consultation services
• Cut hair with a combination of techniques
• Hair-Colouring using different styles
• Provide colour-correction services
• Dress hair with creative styles
• Dress long hair creatively

Moreover, the Apprentices will be able to develop the skills like, self-management, relationship-building with clients, managing the workplace, and techniques which will support their self-directed learning.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The London Hairdressing Apprenticeship Academy Limited directly.

Last updated date: 14 December 2016

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