This course is for students who are keen to follow a career in hairdressing. You will work in a professional salon to carry out all practical activities such as basic cutting, colouring and perming. Opportunities to carry out work experience with local employers will help you gain employment after course completion. All students have the opportunity to enter College and National competitions. The course also covers generic units including Health and Safety, Customer Service, and Reception Duties.
Four GCSE’s at Grade 3 (D) or above including Maths and English. Level 2 students who do not achieve a grade 4 in English and/or Maths will study a GCSE in the subject(s) as part of their study programme.
Progress to NVQ Level 3, Apprenticeships, or continue to a Beauty Therapy course.