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City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing

Level 2


This is a two year programme in which learners will receive training in hairdressing skills in a realistic work environment. Work placement is an integral part of the course.


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Course Content

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing is made up of seven mandatory units: Advise and consult with clients, Set and dress hair, Styles and finish hair, Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work, Cut hair using basic techniques, Colour and lighten hair and Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp. In addition to completing mandatory units, learners are required to achieve nine credits from optional units.

Assessment Method

A combination of practical observation, assessment and on-line theory tests are used to assess this qualification.

Progression Opportunities

This qualification can lead to employment within the hairdressing industry and progression to a Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing.

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Entry Requirements

Minimum of 6 points at GCSE level. This criterion may increase subject to demand on places. Learners will be required to purchase a uniform and kit that is available from the College upon commencement of this programme. Entry is subject to a successful interview/information session.

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Course Costs

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