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Hair and Beauty Level 2 (Combined) at Newall Green High School and Sixth Form

Course description

This course ia a progression from Level 1 Hair and Beauty or for anybody who wants to learn how to carry out a Manicure, Facial, Pedicure, Health and Safety, Eye Treatments and Hair dressing skills required to work in the industry.

Course content

What will I learn on this course?

You will cover a variey of units including:

Health and Safety

Customer Services


Styling Hair


How to carry out Manicures




Entry requirements

What do I need to join this course?

You will need to have 3 GCSEs grade ‘C’ or above - one must be in English or Level 1 Hair/Beauty.


You will be interviewed to judge your suitability for enrolment on the course.

Good timekeeping, attendance and a willingness to learn will be important factors for completion on the course.

You will need a training head and your own tools and equipment. (This can be ordered through the college).


How will I be assessed?

The assessment will include:

Building a portfolio which is an evidence file of your work

Observation of practical activities


Evolve Online Assessments

Financial information

Students cann apply for support from the Student Support Fund (£20-33 per week).

Future opportunities

What will I be able to do after the course finishes?

You can progress on to NVQ2/VRQ3 in Hairdressing or Beauty Therapy. You can also gain employment in industry or pursue an Apprenticeship

Further information

What qualification will I achieve if I successfully complete this course?

Level 2 VRQ in Hair and Beauty.


How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 03 October 2014
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