Hairdressing NVQ Level 1 Diploma at Tresham College of Further and Higher Education
This course is for those with experience in hairdressing who are looking to gain recognised full level 1 qualification. Learning takes place in a commercial salon.
You will develop your basic hairdressing skills and assist stylists in the Tresham studios hairdressing salon including shampooing, conditioning,plaiting, twisting, setting, and blow drying and health and safety. You will also have the oppportunity to study hairdressing-related science.
GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade E or above including English and preferably maths/science. Other relevant qualifications may be considered.
Each unit has practical assessments with peer and tutor observations. Some units also have an online test.
If you are aged 19 or over, in receipt of any benefits and are unemployed, your course could be free of charge if it could help you find work. If you are working
less than 16 hours per week on the National Minimum Wage (or £330 per month) then you may also be entitled to free courses. A self-declaration form must be completed to qualify.
If you are aged 19-23 at the start of your course and do not already have a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification then you may not have to pay any fees. Please see the fees and funding section more details.
If you are taking a course lasting more than one week, and the fee is more than £300 (excluding the registration fee), we can arrange for you to pay your fees in up to 5 equal instalments by standing order. An admin fee of £30 is charged for this service. Full terms and conditions will be supplied when you enrol.
For more advice on course fees and funding, please contact our Customer Services Team on 0345 658 8990.
This course will prepare you for entry into employment at a basic level in local salons or progression onto Level 2 Hairdressing course, providing you are given a good tutor reference and satisfactory attendance record.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tresham College of Further and Higher Education directly.