The aim of the qualification is to provide the learner with the skills and knowledge to cut the hair using basic cutting techniques. There will be no theory or written tests.
The course will involve practical skills development on practice heads.
Added August 2018
City & Guilds Level 2 VRQ Certificate or NVQ Level 2 or equivalent salon/barbering experience, also suitable as a basic refresher course.
Other qualifications will be considered as an entry requirement should someone wish to complete the qualification as a refresher and gain an up to date qualification.
The skills developed by the learner will include:
- Current up to date cutting techniques
- One Length
- Long Graduation
- One Length Bob
- Uniform Layer
- Short Graduation
Progression onto other related courses (both full and part time) in hairdressing, beauty and holistic therapies.
Kit costs - you will need two practice heads and cutting tools
Students will be expected to wear black or purchase a college tunic if they wish. Students willing to enrol will need to attend a guidance session at Broadway Centre - contact for available dates