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  • Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing services

  • Level 2 will suit you if you're just starting out in hairdressing or have some knowledge and basic skills in the industry - probably from a role where you work under supervision. You might be a young learner (14-16) or an adult.

    Opportunities for progression The Level 2 Diplomas in Hairdressing and Barbering are suitable for people who have not been working in the industry and are looking to accredit their skills and knowledge. These qualifications provide progression opportunities for those with intentions of progressing into employment with a L2 hairdressing apprenticeship 

    3002-20 Level 2 Diploma in Hair Services – 500/8694/7 3002-60

    A minimum of 41 credits is required to achieve the level 2 Diploma in Hair Services. All mandatory units must be achieved which is 35 credits and a minimum of 6 credits from the optional units. The recommended GLH is 350 hours. Mandatory Units (all must be completed) Credits GLH

    201 Working in the hair industry

    202 Follow health and safety in the salon

    203 Client consultations for hair services

    204 Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp

    205 Promote products and services to clients in a salon

    209 The Art of dressing hair

    212 Create an Image Based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector

    214 The Art of Colouring hair

    Optional Units – A minimum of 6 credits from the following optional units

    213 Display stock to promote sales in a salon

    215 Scalp massage 4 33 216Salon reception duties

    104 Styling Men’s hair (Level 1 unit)

    105 Plaiting and Twisting hair (Level 1 unit)

    Course duration approximately week’s full time equivalent.

    (Please speak with an advisor for current attendance options)

    Delivery method A mixture of prior home study, classroom revision and workshop practical training and assessments.

    Assessment methods online multiple choice tests, practical and written assessments.

    Entry requirements Candidates must be able to demonstrate good customer service

    How much does it cost? Contact the centre for details