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Hairdressing Studies (QCF) VTCT Diploma Level 2 at Bradford College

Course description

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing Studies (QCF) is ideal if you aspire to a career as an employed and/or self-employed hairdresser or stylist. The qualification is based on the hairdressing National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK’s leading professional body, The Hairdressing Council.

Course content

This qualification can be achieved through you gathering evidence in the College’s realistic working environment without the necessity for paying clients.

The content of the course comprises all the elements you will require to work as a junior hairdresser/stylist.

Mandatory Units include:

  • Health and Safety
  • Client Consultation
  • Shampoo and Conditioning Hair
  • A Research Unit - Working in the Hair Industry
  • Cut Women’s Hair
  • Colour and Lighten hair
  • The Art of Dressing Hair.

You will also develop your skills and understanding by studying technical Units.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at a minimum of Grade D including English and Mathematics.

Successful completion of a Level 1 Hairdressing qualification.

You will be invited for an interview and will be required to take a skills test.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the course you will be eligible to become a graduate State Registered Hairdresser (SRH) with The Hairdressing Council.

You may choose to further develop your skills by progressing to a Level 3 course.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 26 September 2016
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