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Hairdressing Study Programme (Pre-Apprenticeship) at Reflections Training Academy

Course description

The Study Programme will offer you!

An introduction to the “Hairdressing Industry” offering work experience to provide you the opportunity in working with others and build on self confidence and creatively.

The Programme includes:

•A personal makeover in preparing you for your salon work experience!
•Confidence building activities such as: attending shows, organisation, planning and competition work
•Attend Barbering Hair and Wedding workshops
•This programme will offer a good introduction to Hairdressing and gaining the basic skills and knowledge, inclusive of fun activities.
•Maths and/or English, Personal development is certificated.
•The duration of the programme is estimated 26 weeks
•Progress to our  Apprenticeship programme!

Interested? Aged 16-18? And want to see if you are eligible, please contact our Recruitment Team on 0121 643 2147 & quote "PRE-APPRENTICESHIP"


Course content

Reflections offer you the following courses

  • Study Programme
  • Functional Skills
  • Employerability
  • Level 1 Hairdressing Diploma
  • Learner Enrichment Activities such as Barbering workshops, Wedding Hair workshops & Hair Extensions

Entry requirements

For Age groups 16-18

No experience required


Assessments will be carried out during the programme and also one to one sessions and a high portion of the programme

You will also cover:

Functional Skills (entry 3)

Entry 3 English & Maths

Functional Skills (Level 1)

Level 1 English & Maths








Financial information

This programme is fully funded during the Study Programme

* Bursary Funds for travel & lunch may be available

* All enrichment activities such as shows, exhibitions will be funded by the provider.

* Uniform will be provided by provider

* Complimentry breakfast, refreshments will be available at the academy

Future opportunities

This course will help you to Progress to our Hairdressing Apprenticeship programmes, leading you to a work placement

Further information

For 16 – 18 year olds who are not in education, employment or training… No experience required

Please call us and quote “Pre-Apprenticeship”

Birmingham: 0121 6432147

Bristol: 0117 9221440

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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Reflections Training Academy directly.

Last updated date: 25 January 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 26 weeks (estimated)
  • Course code: Study Programme
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  • Number of planned places: 10


  • More information
    • Are you looking for high quality Hairdressing training with outstanding resources?

      Then choose Reflections Training Academy!

      Reflections Training Academy is one of the largest privately owned companies within the UK and has over 25 years experience within teaching hairdressing apprenticeships.

      We offer work based learning which means you will be based in a salon, earning money whilst attending training sessions on a regular basis where you will learn and create the latest trends in hairdressing.

      We have recently celebrated gaining Grade 1's from the Ofsted inspection, rating us outstanding across both academies.

      Reflections Training Academy believes to develop professionalism within all creative hairdressers; it is essential to continually encourage training and advancement to all learners, “educate in order to innovate”

      We have two Training Academies, centrally located in Birmingham and Bristol. Both Academies are City and Guilds approved centres.