The hairdressing Level 2 programme is the foundation qualification in hairdressing. The qualification covers all the areas needed to give a student the foundation knowledge and practical skills to carry out the foundation skills in the salon.
Hairdressing Level 2 covers:
Health and safety in the salon ■ Team working ■ Shampooing, conditioning and treatments ■ Blowdrying with a wide variety of hair styles ■ Creating long hairstyles ■ Setting hair ■ Cutting hair ■ Reception duties- booking appointments etc ■ Colouring hair- foil techniques etc ■
Perming is an optional unit ■ Client consultations ■ Plaiting hair
The hairdressing Level 3 programme follows on from Level 2 and takes the student a step further which is needed in the demanding hairdressing industry. Students will learn the advanced skills in all areas.
Hairdressing Level 3 programme covers:
Monitoring health and safety ■ Promoting additional products and services ■ Client consultations ■ Creative cutting ■ Advanced colouring techniques ■ Colour correction ■ Dress long hair creatively ■ Promotional activities ■ Advanced perming techniques optional