This course is designed for 16-19 year olds.
Our NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing Level 2 course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to access the Hair / Media Industry.
Throughout the course you will be trained and assessed to achieve a VTCT qualification as well as receive training that reflects the reality of the industry and provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the skills and knowledge required to progress your career.
After successful completion of this Level 2 course you will have the option of continuing your studies to Level 3 at Waltham Forest College
The course is scheduled over 4 days per week and will be a mixture of theory and practical lessons.
This course will lead to:
- Level 3 hairdressing course
- Employment – This qualification will give you the skills required to gain employment
The entry requirements for this course are:
- 4 GCSEs Grade 3 (D) or above including maths and English, a science GCSE is also preferred
- Or successful completion of relevant Level 1 qualification
If required, you will have the opportunity to study GCSE maths and/or English alongside your course so you can progress onto the next level.
This course consists of the following modules:
- Health and Safety
- Customer service
- Cutting hair
- Colouring hair
- Style & finish
- Photographic make-up
- Nail / body Art
You will be assessed via:
- Practical assessments
- Theory based assessments
- Online exams
You will have theory and practical exams throughout the year which will be linked to your suitability to progress to the Level 3 course.