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NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Hair - Apprenticeship (WBL) at The Academy Hair & Beauty Ltd

Course description

What will the course involve?

The Academy is able to offer an NVQ in Hairdressing on an apprenticeship work based route (WBL). This is a day release programme which lasts 12 months. You will be at The Academy for on day and the rest of the week working in a salon.

The course involves successful completion of the following specialist units:

  • Health and Safety
  • Positive impression of yourself and the organization.
  • Consultation
  • Shampoo and Condition hair
  • Colouring hair
  • Style and finish hair
  • Set and dress hair
  • Cutting hair

Entry requirements

To be accepted onto this course, you normally are required to have:

  • A minimum of 3 D’s but C’s or above are preferred
  • A VRQ in hair or beauty or other related qualifications
  • A strong commitment to working in the industry


You will be assessed throughout the course by building a portfolio of evidence. To gain the full NVQ all nine units need to be completed. You may be asked to bring clients in for practical assessments.

Future opportunities

You can progress to a NVQ Level 3 or seek employment in the industry

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Academy Hair & Beauty Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 08 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 1 Year