Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (VTCT)

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing from VTCT is a job-ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards. This qualification will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a hairdresser. Throughout this qualification you will ensure responsibility to reduce risks to health and safety, give customers a positive impression, advise and consult with clients, shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, change hair colour, cut hair using basic techniques, style and finish hair and set and dress hair.

Course details
Course Name: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (QCF)
VTCT Course Code: AH20147
Qualification Number: 500/7357/6
Units: 9-14
Minimum Credits: 54
Course Duration: see below
Requirements/Eligibility: Age 16+

Course structure
Mandatory units: you will need to complete all of the following units;
• Give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation
• Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety
• Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
• Change hair colour
• Advise and consult with clients
• Style and finish hair
• Set and dress hair
• Cut hair using basic techniques

Optional units: you will also need to complete 1 or more of the following units, achieving at least 6 credits
• Fulfil salon reception duties (3 credits)
• Develop and maintain effectiveness at work (3 credits)
• Promote additional services or products to customers (6 credits)
• Plait and twist hair (4 credits)
• Perm and neutralise hair (8 credits)
• Attach hair to enhance a style (3 credits)

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Your investment:
The fee for the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing is £3495 fully inclusive* Pay in full by 30/04/24 for £500 discount

You can pay by the following:
• Spread this cost over a deposit + up to 12 monthly instalments with a credit agreement
• Pay in full and get a special discount

Course fees include:
• VTCT lifetime registration fees
• VTCT certification fees
• access to free refreshments whilst training

Course duration
As a guide, many people could complete this Hairdressing course in approximately 60 full-day lessons – remember, you can attend up to 5 days a week (Tuesday to Saturday).

This level 2 hairdressing course is fully accredited by VTCT and recognised worldwide.

* VAT not applicable however card processing fees may apply