Young Apprenticeship in Hairdressing (Hair & Beauty) at Hounslow Apprenticeship Training
You will complete a VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Hairdressing (2 years). This course involves practical and written work and work experience with employers. You will spend time in hairdressing workshops developing skills in: •Promoting a professional approach and appearance •Shampooing, styling, cutting and colouring hair You will also develop your understanding of working in the hairdressing industry , health and safety practices, and the personal skills required to succeed in the industry. Your practical skills will be assessed in the workshop but you will also be assessed through case studies, assignments, written work and projects. Who is this course for? You should have an interest in and/or want to work in the hairdressing industry. You should want to work with people, in a team and in an adult environment and enjoy hands –on practical learning and using new skills. Where will I be based? You will be based at West Thames College, London Road (Isleworth campus). You will be there one day a week (Tuesdays in year 10 and Thursdays in year 11) and be taught by specialist tutors in workshops. What about work experience? You will have the opportunity to gain up to 50 days work experience with employers. Work placements in Hairdressing have included opportunities with Headmasters, Tony and Guy and Ultimate Image.
Students will need the ability to complete a practical level 2 course. Applicants will be asked for: • KS3 teacher assessments in English, Maths, and Science • A Personal Statement • A Tutor Statement This course suits students who: • are well motivated • are interested in the subject/sector • are interested in working with people • are interested in working in a team and adult environment • enjoy hands-on and practical learning activities • enjoy learning and using new skills.
This is a challenging Level 2 course which will prepare you for roles such as: • Beauty Therapy • Nail & Spa Therapy • Salon Management • Fashion Shows • Film & Theatre • Specialist Technician • Sales Rep • Salon Demonstrator • Hair Stylist
Contact Graeme Baker 14-19 Curriculum Coordinator London Borough of Hounslow firstname.lastname@example.org 020 8583 4158
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hounslow Apprenticeship Training directly.