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Hairdressing Level 2 Diploma at Warwickshire College Group

Course description

This one year, full-time hairdressing course is for those who wish to take their first steps towards following a career in the hairdressing industry.

Course content

  • Practical skills – colouring, cutting and styling
  • Related theory
  • Retail promotions and aftercare
  • A Functional Skill/GCSE/Enterprise qualification
  • Competition work
  • Work experience in a vocational related area

Entry requirements

You will need to have four GCSEs at grade D (or above) or equivalent (which should ideally include English and Science). You may also apply for this course if you have obtained a Level 1 Hairdressing qualification. You should also have good communication skills, an outgoing personality and the ability to work as part of a team. Entry for all students is subject to a successful interview.


Continual assessment throughout the course/ written assignments/ online tests/ practical assessments are undertaken.

Future opportunities

Once qualified, you may progress onto the Level 3 Hairdressing course, also excellent opportunities exist to work as a junior stylist in a hairdressing salon. Other opportunities include working as a technician within a private company or self-employment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Warwickshire College Group directly.

Last updated date: 19 January 2017
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