|Course Title||Level 2 Diploma in Women's Hairdressing|
This is a one year course covering all aspects of hairdressing skills to enable progression to a Junior Stylist in industry. An enthusiasm for hairdressing is essential, in addition to personal qualities of motivation, good communication and dexterity skills. Mature students are welcome on this course. The skills include carrying out services such as shampooing, conditioning, styling, dressing and setting hair, cutting, perming and colouring.
Three or more GCSE at grades A*-D, including maths and English or a Level 1 qualification in Hairdressing and Beauty.
This course is for a duration of one year course starting in September.
You will complete a comprehensive programme of study to enable you to achieve up-to-date hairdressing skills. This course is based around learning the theory then developing the practical skills. You will be assessed by completion of continual practical assessments, oral questions, assignments, and online external tests. Each module will be graded Pass, Merit or Distinction.
Whilst on your Study Programme, you will achieve the technical skills in the following services:
You will develop a wide range of skills including: Customer service, dealing with diverse sectors of the public, organisation and time management skills, speaking and listening skills, written English language, maths/numeracy related money, time and estimating.
At Bury College you will benefit from work experience as an essential element of your study programme, You will be supported to secure a work experience placement allowing you to gain hands-on work based industry skills.
Enrichment opportunities include: Competitions classes, Master classes with industry experts, Employer input, Trips and visits to industry based activities, Inclusion in sporting/exercise activities, Tutorial sessions covering a range of topical issues including Prevent and British Values.
Additional costs include a Level 2 kit which will cost approximately £150.00. Female uniform will cost £48.75 and consists of a tunic, leggings and ballet shoes. Male uniform will cost £7.50 and consists of a polo shirt. Own smart black trousers and smart black shoes complete the uniform. No trainers or sports shoes are allowed. You should have excellent personal appearance and communication skills, a professional manner, good attitude and commitment to achieve on this course.
A range of career-enhancing free courses have been launched at Bury College for adults across the borough.