This one year full-time course offers you a nationally recognised qualification in hairdressing. The course is detailed, carefully planned and designed to give you a wide variety of technical skills. Training at the College takes place in real live working environments and students are updated throughout the course on new techniques and products coming into the industry.
This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.
3 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher OR a Level 1 related qualification. Plus English or maths at grade 3/D or higher.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.
You may study the following:
• Working in Hairdressing
• Maintain Health and Safety practices in the Salon
• Consult with the Client for Hairdressing Services
• Shampoo and Condition the Hair and Scalp
• Cut Women’s Hair
• The Art of Dressing Hair
• Colour and Lighten Hair
• Provide Perming Services
• Promote Products and Services to Clients
• Work placement
All students aged 16-19 are required to study functional English and maths qualifications or GCSE Maths and/or English if not already awarded a GCSE grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant maths and English qualifications to support progression to further or higher education, training or employment.
All LMC students will receive tutorial support.
This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including practical, oral and written assignments, together with portfolio building and online testing.
On successful completion of this course you will receive a full NVQ Level 2 qualification in Hairdressing. National Vocational Qualifications measure your achievements by recognising your competence and are highly valued by employers.
Tracie Carrick or Gina Newsham or Ann Hunter, telephone number 01524 66215 Ext.262.
For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306
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