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Technical Certificate in Hairdressing

Are you interested in the art of hairdressing? If you feel you have the natural creativity to shine in this area, this study programme provides the ultimate introduction to the industry.

This hairdressing qualification is a great way to experience what a career in the industry could mean for you, allowing you to gain valuable experience and meet lots of people as you work towards a nationally-recognised qualification.

The programme is divided into modules of study that cover all aspects of hairdressing, including:
– Health and Safety
– Client Care and Communication
– Client Consultation
– Shampoo and Conditioning the Hair and Scalp
– Cutting Women’s Hair
– Colouring Women’s Hair
– Perming Women’s Hair
– Styling and Dressing Women’s Hair
– Competition Work

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Sep 2021 : North Devon : Full-time
Course Code : FTB165 (2021)
Level : Level 2
Duration : 2 Years
North Devon campus Apply
Sep 2022 : North Devon : Full-time
Course Code : FTB165 (2022)
Level : Level 2
Duration : 2 Years
North Devon campus Apply

Course details

Assessments

Throughout the qualification, a range of theory and practical assessments will support your learning and test your knowledge and skills development. You will be taught by industry professional staff within our new modern commercial salons.



Ongoing assessment is by multiple-choice question tests that you complete online, as well as working on clients to gain competency and confidence within this speciality field.



Throughout the qualification, we will also be working on the development of your Employability Skills as well as your Maths and English.

Entry Requirements

All entrants must hold four GCSEs at grade 3 or equivalent (or above), preferably including GCSE Maths and English. If you do not have a GCSE grade 4 in Maths and/or English you will continue studying these subjects alongside your chosen course(s). At the end of the year, you are expected to have completed and achieved all the components of your Level 2 Study Programme and improved your Maths and English skills before progressing to your next level course

Progression

Following successful completion of the course, you will be invited to continue your studies with us. For a career within the industry, you should progress on to Level 3 Hairdressing; however, should you wish to take an alternative route, you can study further and specialise in Barbering.

Facilities and resources

Our Lifestyle Centre is home to our state-of-the-art nail bar, hair salon, beauty salon, tanning room, spa room (including sauna, steam room and hot tub), make-up room and training salons.

FAQs

Q: Will I have to wear a uniform?

A: On your first day, you will come in your own clothes, you will then be expected to wear all black until your uniform arrives. Once you have your uniform, you will be expected to wear this at all times except in GCSE or Functional Skills.

Study Programme

Every full-time student at Petroc will have their own Study Programme which will include:

– Your academic or vocational qualification.

– Maths and English Language development – if you have not achieved GCSE grade 4 in either of these subjects.

– Work Experience – hours will vary depending on your qualification and course level.

– Tutor Support – to support your personal, academic and professional development.

– Sustainability – helping you to identify how you can improve the sustainability of your future employment sectors.

– Personal Development Awards – developing six key areas of personal and employability behaviours to prepare you for the working world.

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Staring Date : 13/09/2021
Course Code : FTB165 (2021) North Devon campus Apply
Staring Date : 12/09/2022
Course Code : FTB165 (2022) North Devon campus Apply

Why Petroc should be your first choice

Petroc offers high quality education and training across North and Mid Devon. We provide outstanding learning, excellent facilities, strong connections to employers and a supportive environment to help you fulfil your education goals and set you on your path to the career of your dreams.

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