& Guilds NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing
course prepares students for full or part-time
employment within the hairdressing industry. Students cover both the
practice and theory of hairdressing, undertaking all the basic skill
also have the option of studying beauty therapy units and a period
of work experience is
offered in the second year of the programme. An intensive
course is available for mature students and attendance can be arranged
on a flexible basis.
to NVQ level 3 provides the opportunity for further creativity and
are assessed through continual practical, theoretical and oral assessments,
as well as external verification.
are no formal entry requirements for this course but applicants will
require a basic level of
numeracy and communication skills. They will also need
to provide satisfactory references. Applications from individuals with
experience, including mature students, are particularly welcomed.
who complete this programme will be
well prepared for work in small private businesses, large city centre
salons, aboard luxury liners
and in film and television studios. Self-employment
through salon ownership or franchising is also a possible option.