NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing


Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing - FAST TRACK Fee: £2500 (No VAT to add). Fees include all registration fees, training and assessments. Kits, uniform and book resources included

25 week course

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing is a job-ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards (NOS). This qualification will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a hairdresser. 

You will ensure responsibility to reduce risks to health and safety, giving customers a positive impression, advise and consult with clients, shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, change hair colour, cut hair using basic techniques, style and finish hair and set and dress hair. Course content: - Advise and consult with clients- Shampoo, condition & treat the hair & scalp- Change hair colour- Perm & neutralise hair- Haircutting techniques- Style & finish hair- Set & dress hair- Promoting additional services or products to customers- Health & safety considerations & regulations- Client record keeping / data protection act- Hygiene & preparing the client, treatment room & trolley- Anatomy & physiology: structure of the hair, hair growth cycles- Scalp diseases & disorders- Client consultations / hair analysis / contra-indications & contra-actions- Colour matching - How to do the perfect 100% colour match- Aftercare advice & products 

This course will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding & skills to competently work as a fully qualified hairdresser.

Course units includes

- Advise and consult with clients
- Set and dress hair
- Styles and finish hair
- Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work
- Cut hair using basic techniques
- Colour and lighten hair
- Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp

- Perm and neutralise hair

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to advise and consult with clients and then provide a complete hairdressing service which includes, shampooing and conditioning, colouring, cutting and setting and dressing, and styling and finishing hair. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills, their awareness of environmental sustainability and their commercial skills, all of which are valued highly by employers. Problem solving and research skills will also be developed.