Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing

This course prepares you for a career as a junior stylist or progress to further courses of study.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10345

Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn

Study Type: Full-Time & Part-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Type Campus Start
Full-Time Bangor
05/09/2022
Full-Time Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time Lisburn
05/09/2022
Part-Time Bangor
12/09/2022
Day: Tues, Wed
Time: 17:30-21:30
Part-Time Lisburn
12/09/2022
Day: Mon, Tue
Time: 17:30-21:30

Course Overview

This course enables you to train to become a qualified hairdresser.

Modules studied may include:

  • Style and finish hair
  • Set and dress hair
  • Cut hair using basic techniques
  • Colour and lighten hair
  • Advise and consult with clients
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work
  • Plait and twist hair
  • Fulfil salon reception duties

This course can be done on a full-time or part-time basis. 

Assessments will be carried out on paying clients. 

Ideal If:

You would like to train to become a Junior Stylist and work in the hairdressing industry.

You'll Learn:

How to style and finish hair, cut hair and colour and lighten hair. You will also advise and consult with clients and fulfil reception duties

You'll Love:

Getting experience in the college salons, Shadeka, Revive and De Courcey.

Workshops delivered by external companies such as Wella, Professional Barbers and Salon Services. 

Possible opportunities to enter inter-campus and other competitions.

You'll Progress:

Successful completion of this course can lead to employment or further study on the Level 3 Hairdressing programme. We also offer Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects and Level 2 Hair and Media Make-Up.

You'll Need:

To be over 16 years (part-time will be over 18 years)

2 GCSEs at Grade D or above - preferably English and Maths (for full-time course)

And successful outcome at skills test and interview.

Mature students who do not possess the entry requirements will be considered after interview and a skills test. 

The full-time course will be timetabled over 21 hours per week i.e. - 15 hours of vocational classes, 2 hours per week employability training and 4 hours per week Essential skills English, Maths and ICT.

Full time students who do not have at least a grade C in Maths, English and ICT will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT. 

Students will be required to provide their own materials and equipment eg kit and uniform. There will be an extra cost for these which will be discussed with you by the tutor. 

Completion of the VTCT COVID Infection Prevention qualification is mandatory in the first month of your course.  For part-time students there will be an additional £20 VTCT registration fee.

Due to current industry guidelines all students when working within the Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy salons in college must wear a mask and a visor. If you are exempt from wearing a mask a visor must be worn.

 

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

In addition to the above Terms & Conditions students must also adhere to the following:

Students are required to:

  • Comply with College Policies and procedures

  • Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after the deadline shall not normally be accepted

  • Pass all modules in each year of study in order to proceed to the next year of the programme.

Related Courses

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering

This course enables you to train to become a qualified barber.

Hairdressing - Apprenticeship NI (Level 2)

This programme is designed to prepare you for work as a junior stylist in fashionable hairdressing salons. One of the entry requirements for this course is to be employed in a Hairdressing Salon.

Hairdressing - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)

This course develops your hairdressing industry experience skills which can lead to further study.

Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-Up

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-Up is a qualification that has been specially designed to enable you to learn both aspects of hairdressing and media make-up.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Type Campus Start
Full-Time Bangor
05/09/2022
Full-Time Downpatrick
05/09/2022
Full-Time Lisburn
05/09/2022
Part-Time Bangor
12/09/2022
Day: Tues, Wed
Time: 17:30-21:30
Part-Time Lisburn
12/09/2022
Day: Mon, Tue
Time: 17:30-21:30

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
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Bangor

05/09/2022

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Downpatrick

05/09/2022

10

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Lisburn

05/09/2022

13

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Bangor

12/09/2022
Day: Tues, Wed
Time: 17:30-21:30

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Lisburn

12/09/2022
Day: Mon, Tue
Time: 17:30-21:30

11

£637.00

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