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Working as part of our professional team in our hairdressing salon, Botanica, you'll have the opportunity to perfect your customer care skills and understand what it means to work as part of an effective team, dealing with clients.
You'll have the opportunity to build up your own portfolio of work and enter regional and national competitions.
You'll spend a year with us developing the knowledge and skills required in today's fast paced, creative hairdressing industry.
You'll study the following modules:
Throughout the course, we'll monitor your progress and provide constructive feedback to help you to improve where needed.
We'll measure your skills and knowledge against nationally recognised standards specific to the hairdressing sector and all practical assessments will take place in our salon Botanica on paying clients or fellow students.
All courses are delivered by highly skilled, experienced staff. Teaching styles are differentiated to suit and benefit you as much as possible.
Our network of employer partners includes:
Working with these partners means we're able to keep our training relevant to today's fast paced industry and ensure you are familiar with the latest techniques and products.
It also means we're able to source brilliant work experience opportunities to allow you to understand more about the world of work and build up an important contacts list.
All practical sessions are taught in our industry standard salon, Botanica, complete with two hairdressing salons, a beauty suite and a nail bar.
You'll wear a salon uniform during your training and use a professional hairdressers kit.
Check out how we are embedding sustainability throughout our hair and beauty courses:
Whatever support you need, we’re here for you and will make sure you get the
most out of your time at college.
have expert teams in place to look after every single one of our
specialist teams can help with:
After the course, you could progress directly into the hairdressing industry in a salon, hotel or spa.
Fully trained hairdressers can earn up to £20,000 a year and at the top of the profession, hairdressers can earn more than £30,000.
This industry also lends itself perfectly to becoming your own boss.
If you choose to stay in education, you can progress onto a Level 4 qualification or Foundation Degree in Salon Management qualification. You could also consider training to become a teacher.
Level 2 Hairdressing.
You will also need to pass a skills test and have an informal interview with our teaching team.
There will be a cost for uniform and hairdressing kit. We'll let you know more about this during the application process and we'll help you to source these items from our preferred suppliers, ensuring you get the best value for money.
Funding support is also available if you meet the eligibility criteria. Ask
us for more information at our enrolment events.
This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.
Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.
For one to one advice, contact our friendly team who will assess your individual circumstances and give you the right information. You can contact them on 0191 490 2246, [email protected] or via Live Chat. Or pop along to one of our Enrolment Events.