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Hairdressing Advanced Apprenticeship at Francesco Group Academy

Course description

Training for all Apprentices will be work-based in a commercial salon, where they will work as part of the salon team, combined with training sessions at Francesco Group’s Academy. Apprentices will complete an NVQ in Hairdressing at Level 3, Functional Skills at Level 2 in English and Maths, accompanied by an ‘Employment Rights and Responsibilities’ module. Alongside this, personal learning and thinking skills will also be developed. The City and Guilds NVQ Level 3 in Hairdressing is designed for NVQ Level 2 qualified hairdressers who are currently working within the industry. Practical work-experience will be an essential part of this course with optional monthly visits to Francesco Group’s Training Academy.

Course content

This course is designed to meet the needs of hairdressers wishing to develop skills, with modules including: •Advanced cutting techniques •Creative colour and colour correction •Artistic and creative interpretation •In-depth consultation skills •Health and safety •Creatively dressing long hair •Individual and team development.

Entry requirements

•NVQ Level 2 in hairdressing. •Alternative hairdressing qualification with salon experience.


During the course students will collect a portfolio of evidence for assessment. This will consist of written, oral and observational practice evidence.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Francesco Group Academy directly.

Last updated date: 03 September 2015
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