OverviewOne afternoon into evening a week, you will learn the skills involved with hairdressing; including styling, colouring and other relevant areas.
Entry Requirements3 GCSEs at least grades 3-4 including Maths and English or a Level 1 qualification in Hairdressing with the appropriate level of English and Maths.
Assessment TypesExternal Examinations Graded Synoptic Assessment of practical skills
- Advise and consult with Clients
- Blow dry and style hair
- Colour and lighten
- Cut ladies hair
- Health, Safety and Hygiene
- Set and dress hair
- Shampoo and condition, treat the hair and scalp
- Style hair with electrical equipment
You will develop;
Hairdressing up to Level 2 standard, communication skills, confidence skills, industry understanding, work experience and enterprises skills, competition opportunities, minimum standards and expectations within the industry, health and safety legislation within the industry, dexterity skills. E-learning is a key part of this course.
Careers/ProgressionYou may progress into employment as a stylist or a Level 3 apprenticeship in a salon, or further progress to full/part time Level 3 at Keighley College.