This course is designed for 16-19 year olds.
Our Hairdressing course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to access the Hair / Media industry. Once you have completed your hands-on hairdressing training, you will be industry ready.
Throughout the course you will be trained and assessed to achieve a VTCT qualification as well as receive training which reflects the reality of the industry and provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the skills and knowledge required to progress your career.
This is a 2 year course after which you have the option of progressing into employment or an apprenticeship.
The course is scheduled over 4 days per week and will be a mixture of theory and practical across the 2 years.
The entry requirements for this course are:
- Must have achieved Level 2 and GCSE to a level 5
You will be trained and assessed across the following areas:
- Health and Safety
- Customer Service
- YEAR 1- Shampooing and treatments
- Blow drying and setting
- Temporary colour and hair up designs
- YEAR 2 Cutting hair
- Colouring hair
- Style & finish
- Photographic Make-up
- Nail / Body Art
- YEAR 3 Creative cutting
- Creative colouring
- Colour correction
You will be assessed across a mixture of theory and practical assessments which will be carried out to industry standards.
The assessment methods will be a mix of the below:
- Practical assessments
- Theory based assessments
- Online exams
Your progression from this qualification will be either of the below pathways:
- Employment This qualification will give you the skills required to gain employment.