Summary of skills students gain by studying this subject
Students will gain a wide range of skills whilst studying this course, such as communication, time management, teamwork, social skills, literacy and numeracy, objectivity, work experience, patience, resilience, compassion, enthusiasm, building positive relationships and promoting independence in themselves.
Potential Topics that will be studied
During this course you will look at the hair industry, promoting a professional image, health and safety, communication, consultation and salon based learning. Practical skills will cover shampooing and conditioning hair, styling and finishing, plaiting and twisting, colouring and cutting.
Work based learning
Students will be expected to attend salon based learning at local salons within either hairdressing or beauty.
Additional Course Entry Requirements
Students will need to display competence in all areas of theory and practical lessons. Creativity and flair are a benefit within this qualification.
Progression and career opportunities
Level 2 courses will be able to progress onto Level 3 City and Guilds.
Students can progress to a wide variety of job roles: Career opportunities include salon work, retail, theatre and television and cruise ships.