On this two year course you will develop your skills and work on clients in a commercial salon environment. Areas of study include:
- Health and safety
- Advise and consult with clients
- Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
- Colour and lighten hair
- Style and finish hair
- Set and dress hair
- Cut women’s and men’s hair.
You will also complete essential skills qualifications in digital literacy, communications and numeracy.
Updated December 2019
Grade C in GCSE Maths or equivalent Essential Skills Wales communication and application of number, or a Level 1 Hairdressing qualification. You will attend College for one day per week the other four days will be spent in a salon
You will attend college one day a week, the rest of your week (four days) will be spent in a salon.
All assessments are continuous to include practical observations and written tests. Practical observations will take place in college and the salon. Written assessments will be conducted in college.
Level 3 in Hairdressing or employment in a salon as a stylist.
All learners will be provided with equipment to use in college and will be provided with teaching, learning and assessment materials.