Diploma in Woman’s Hairdressing Certificate City & Guilds Level 2 VRQ at The Bluecoat Academy
What will be studied ?
City & Guilds level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing, one year full time vocational course.
Throughout the duration of the course you can expect hands-on learning to ensure you master all the required techniques, as well as theory-based modules to equip you with the knowledge and understanding you will need to succeed in this field.
As well as an introduction to the industry as a whole, you will also be given in depth training in:
Unit 1: Working in the hair industry
Unit 2: Health and Safety
Unit 3: Client consultation
Unit 4: Shampoo and condition hair & scalp
Unit 5: Promote products & services to clients
Unit 6: Cut women’s hair
Unit 7: Colour and lighten hair
Unit 8: Perm and neutralise hair
Unit 9: The art of dressing hair
Unit 12: Create an image based on a theme with in hair and beauty
Unit 16: Salon reception duties
How will I be assessed ?
You will be assessed through a combination of practical observations, assignments, portfolio, and theory-based units and tests.
Who should do this course ?
This course will appeal to learners who have an interest in learning about hairdressing, and who are motivated and enjoy learning.
Hairdressing is a creative and rewarding career - whether you want to join a busy salon, become a freelance hairdresser, trainer, TV hair stylist, stylist on a cruise ship, or even open your own establishment one day - this course will set you on the right path to achieving this.
How is the course delivered ?
The course is taught using a variety of methods including, practical observations, visual aids, presentation and taught sessions.
In addition, there will be opportunities to visit work placements to see a how a professional salon works.
What equipment will I need ?
You will need to be properly equipped with basic stationery.
A tunic and basic hairdressing kit will need to be purchased which will be ordered through the school.
What next ?
The course may lead to employment or progression to:
Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing
Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Hairdressing
4 GCSEs (3 at grades A*-D & 1 at grade A*-E) including English, Maths & Science. Students with previous hairdressing experience will also be considered.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Bluecoat Academy directly.