NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing
City & Guilds NVQ Level 2 is one of the most recognised qualifications in the industry. Achieving this through an apprenticeship will give you the best start in your career as a hairdresser.The course and its content are spread over 14 months. We encourage everyone who completes this course to progress onto further training and the NVQ Level 3. Hairdressing is an ever changing industry and this course is an ideal stepping stone to a satisfying career as a stylist.
The course will consist of theory and practical training alongside work experience in your salon
As part of your apprenticeship you will cover:
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
Key / Functional Skills Level 1 (Depending on your GCSE results)
G20 Health & Safety
G17 Positive Impression
GH8 Shampoo & Condition
GH9 Colour Hair
GH10 Style & Finish
GH11 Set & Dress
GH12 Cut Hair
GH13 Plait & Twist
G8 Working Effectively
You will need a City & Guilds Level 2 Textbook and hairdressing kit, details of both will be available from your assessor on your induction.
NVQ Level 3 Hairdressing Advanced
After achieving your NVQ Level 2 this course is aimed at developing your creative side, concentrating on cutting, colouring and styling. At the end of the course you will be involved in either a photo shoot or hair show. Ideal for anyone who wants to be the best of the best!
You must be working as an employed stylist in a salon. The course will consist of practical and theory.
As part of your advanced apprenticeship you will cover:
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) (If not covered at level 2)
Key / Functional Skills Level 2 (Depending on your GCSE results)
G22 Monitor all procedures to safely control work operations
G18 Promote additional services or products to clients
G21 Provide hairdressing consultation services
GH16 Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques
GH17 Colour hair using a variety of techniques
GH18 Provide colour correction services
GH19 Creatively style and dress long hair
GH21 Develop and enhance your creative hairdressing skills
H32 Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities
You will need a Level 3 text book details will be available from your teacher on your induction.
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