Course Information


City & Guilds Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 0
Course Coordinator: Maggie.Shields@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 0
Course Coordinator: Susan.Doyle@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 2
Course Coordinator: Catherine.Masterson@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 20 September 2021
Day: Monday
Time: 16:30–21:30
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 4
Total Hours: 136
Fee: 322
Reduced Fee: £215.00
Places Available: 1
Course Coordinator: Maggie.Shields@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 21 September 2021
Day: Tuesday
Time: 16:30–21:30
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 4
Total Hours: 136
Fee: 322
Reduced Fee: £215.00
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: Eleanor.Maguire2@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 22 September 2021
Day: Wednesday
Time: 16:30–21:30
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 4
Total Hours: 136
Fee: 322
Reduced Fee: £215.00
Places Available: 10
Course Coordinator: Susan.Doyle@swc.ac.uk

Description

This two year course is suited to students interested in a career in the hairdressing industry. Students will be trained in a realistic working environment in the college’s state of art salons. Students will experience the normal day to day running of a hairdressing salon and will engage with customers and potential employers. This will ensure students are ready to begin an exciting journey within this creative industry. This course will open various pathways for progression. Work placement is an integral part of the training and often leads to employment.

Additional Information

The college also will enhance the learning experience of students throughout the year to gain additional qualifications, engage with Industry Experts and participate in workshops relevant to the industry.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit upon commencement of the programme.

Course Content

The course combines a large proportion of practical learning with relevant theory components. You will gain practical skills in shampooing and conditioning, blow-drying, colouring, cutting and setting. The course will also give you knowledge on relevant health and safety, consultation and effective working practice skills. These are all important to ensure you are ready to work in the hairdressing industry.

Core Modules

  • Style and Finish Hair
  • Set and Dress Hair
  • Cut Hair using Basic Techniques
  • Colour and Lighten Hair
  • Advise and Consult with Clients
  • Shampoo, Condition and Treat Hair and Scalp
  • Develop and Maintain your Effectiveness at Work
  • Cut Men’s Hair using Basic Techniques
  • Assessment Method

    A combination of practical observations 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, Level 3 Diploma Barbering or Level 2/3 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up.

    Entry Requirements

    Applicants need at least 6 points at GCSE level, for example 2 Grade C or 3 Grade D. Successful applicants will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT if they do not have a GCSE grade C in English, Maths or IT. Places are subject to individual interview due to the nature of this course. All applicants must attend a pre-entry guidance session. This criterion may increase subject to demand for places.