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Where will this course lead?

The VRQ Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing is the natural progression from the Level 1 course for those who wish to study in the profession, in this instance, on a full time basis. On the Level 2 programme you will study more in-depth about the techniques and styles used by the professionals, how to cut hair as specifically asked for by the clients as well as getting to grips with health and safety protocol in the workplace.

What will I study?

On the course you will learn:
- Follow health and safety practice in salon
- Working in the hair industry
- Client consultation for hair services
- Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp
- Colour and lighten hair
- Cut women's hair
- The art of dressing hair
- The art of colouring hair
- Create an image based on a theme in the hair and beauty sector.

Optional Units:

- Perm and neutralise hair
- Scalp Massage

How will this course be delivered?

The practical elements of this course will be delivered in the college commercial salons and the other half of the programme involves assignments, external tests and portfolio building.

What qualifications will I get?

VRQ Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is by practical observations, course work, assignments and external tests.

How do I get a place on the course?

Places are offered by interview.

What are the entry requirements?

Level 1 hairdressing qualification, D/3 grade and above in English and Maths Successful interview and a satisfactory reference.

What else do I need to know?

A target of 94% attendance is needed to complete the course, however,100% is expected.
You will undertake one week of work experience. You will have the option to attend trips with the college (e.g. clothes show).

Additional Costs:

Kit - £105

Uniform - £50

Book - £25

Trip - £60

If you haven't achieved an A*/9 - C/4 grade in English or Maths at GCSE, or a Level 2 Functional Skill, you will also be working towards a qualification in English or Maths at a level that will enable you to progress towards these grades.Good levels of English and Maths are important for your success in your course, your chosen vocation and life. Throughout your course you will continue to develop your English and Maths skills in your vocational classes.

If you have a Learning Difficulty or Disability please let us know when you apply. You will be offered support in your interview.

Solihull College & University Centre offers full time and part time courses for businesses and residents in Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Warwickshire and the whole of the West Midlands.

What can I do after this course?

Learners will be qualified to enter industry as a developing stylist or can progress on to a higher level of learning with the Level 3 qualification.

Location

Woodlands Campus

Start Date

10/09/2019

Day

Tuesday, Friday

Time

TBC

Course Fee

£1672.50

Course Code

SECAA073CCP0

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

11/09/2019

Day

Wednesday, Friday

Time

TBC

Course Fee

£1672.50

Course Code

SECAA073BCP0

Study Mode

Part Time

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