(Level 2 Diploma)

Start: Ongoing enrolment

Location: Alt Valley Skills Centre

Duration: 12 Months

Course Details

This course provides you with a broad understanding of the industry and will give you some of the practical skills and knowledge needed for your career in this sector.


  • Working in the hair industry

  • Health and safety

  • Client consultation for hair services

  • Shampooing and conditioning

  • Promoting products and services in the salon

  • Cutting women’s hair

  • Cutting men's hair

  • Relax Hair

  • Colouring and lightening hair

  • Providing perming services

  • Dressing hair

  • Creating an image based on a theme

  • Salon Reception Duties

Progression/Career Paths

This course will prepare you for:

  • Hairdressing Level 3 Course (also available here)

The following careers this course will allow you to pursue include:

  • Hairdresser

  • Stylist

  • Salon Manager


City & Guilds Level 2 NVQ in Haidressing

Entry Requirements

Learners must be aged 16 or over.

Level 2 EYE.


This course will take approximately