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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Hairdressing Level 2 Diploma

Level 2

Course code: H05D153
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level > Full Time
Duration: 1 year
Subject area: Hair & Beauty,Hairdressing
Location: Hereford
Additional Costs - £55.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

This qualification allows learners to develop and practise the skills required to provide hairdressing services for all hair types. The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing covers a range of skills and knowledge such as consulting with clients, shampooing, cutting, styling and finishing, plaiting, as well as various colouring and lightening services.

Why choose us

If you enjoy meeting people and have a confident and outgoing personality then studying hairdressing is an excellent choice. You will be expanding your practical and theoretical knowledge to include intermediate techniques, creating highly professional looks and finishes. Working in the College’s fully equipped commercial salon, Eden, you will be provided with an outstanding learning environment for hairdressing.

What you could do next

Level 2 Diploma on Beauty Therapy, Level 3 on Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing, Level 3 Hairdressing, apprenticeship or employment as a junior stylist.

Popular modules

Advise and Consult with Clients

Shampoo, Condition and Treat the Hair and Scalp

Cut Hair Using Basic Techniques

Colour and Lighten Hair

Assessment methods

Assessment will be via online Exams & practical assessments

Entry requirements

GCSE grade D (Level 3) in maths and English