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City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate for Cutting and Styling Services at New College Leicester

Course description

All students wishing to work in the hairdressing sector must complete the Level 2 Technical Certificate before they are able to embark on the Level 3 course. The Technical Certificate for Cutting and Styling Services aims to provide you with a range of essential technical practical skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek either further training or employment as a junior stylist providing cutting and styling services within the hairdressing Industry.

Course content

The skills include carrying out services such as; shampooing, conditioning, styling, finishing and setting hair, cutting, plaiting and twisting the hair.


Entry requirements

5 GCSE's or equivalent.



To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully achieve two assessments which happen at the end of the course — one 5 hour externally moderated practical exam plus one written externally moderated exam.



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Future opportunities

Following successful completion of this course you will be qualified to work in a number of employment destinations such as: hairdressing salons, hotels or cruise ships. You will also be able to progress automatically to our City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Hairdressing.


Further information

For further information please contact Mrs Nicky Crosland (Teacher of Hairdressing) or your Connexions or Careers Advisor.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 23 November 2018
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