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What's Involved

Level 2 is ideal if you're just starting out in hairdressing and want an understanding of the industry, enough to succeed in a job in the area or to move on to further study.

You will study a variety of units relating to Hairdressing which may include:

  • Client consultation for hair services;
  • Shampoo and consultation for hair and scalp;
  • Promote products and services to clients in a salon;
  • Cut women’s hair;
  • Colour and lighten hair;
  • The art of dressing hair;
  • Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector;
  • Health and safety;
  • Enterprise activities.

You will be enrolled on a Study Programme which will include mandatory attendance on your vocational course and English and Maths if required following assessment, as well as engagement in work experience and enterprise activities throughout the duration of the course.

Entry Requirements

You will have completed a relevant Level 1 qualification or need four GCSEs at Grade 3 (D) or above including English and Maths. You'll also sit a positive interview and undertake assessments to determine your ongoing English and Maths skill levels.

Where will it take me?

These qualifications give you the foundations to begin a career in hairdressing or to advance in your career by gaining new skills. Following on from successful completion of this course you can progress onto either an NVQ or VRQ at Level 3 in Hairdressing or alternatively you may choose to consider a Level 2 qualification in Barbering.

Course Assessment Method

Assessment is continuous throughout the academic year and you will complete treatments on peers and clients alike. After each assessment you will be given feedback from your tutor to give you the knowledge required to make any improvement ready for summative assessments. When you are ready for final assessment you will be assessed in a practical environment as you complete the practical treatments on salon clients.

All units require you to complete and pass an online assessment relating to the essential knowledge and understanding for the theory aspect of the unit. You will be given the detailed information required to support you with research and fact finding in preparation for revision for each of these online assessment.

Where and When

Womens Hairdressing Level 2 Diploma Vtct

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Fee Information

Course Code Study Mode Start Date Under 16 16-18 19+ International
B894V2F-19 Full Time 02/09/2019 £1,777 £0 £1,777 N/A

Notes About Fees

Fees shown are per year.

Find out more by speaking to Admissions:

  • For full-time further education courses call 01708 462833
  • For part-time further education courses call 01708 462801
  • For higher education courses, or if you’re an overseas student, call 01708 462801


  • To find out if you’re entitled to support call Student Services for advice on 01708 462718 ext 2718
  • You don’t have to pay tuition or admin fees if you’re 16-18 and studying a further education funded course.
  • You need to pay higher education course fees each academic year.

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