Hair Professional / Barbering Level 2 Apprenticeship

Course Information

  • Course Code: HB472SD
  • Duration: 2 year
  • Validated by: City and Guilds
  • Study mode: Full Time
Overview

There are two distinctly different job roles within this occupational profile: Hairdresser and Barber. Hairdressers will be able to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style and finish hair to create variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair for ladies and men. Barbers will be able to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using barbering techniques, style and finish hair, cut facial hair into shape and provide shaving services for men. Hairdressers and barbers must be able to work with all hair types ranging from straight hair to very curly, wiry hair. They also need to be able to carry out consultations with clients, demonstrate the professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills and safe working practices associated with their role and be able to work without supervision to a high level of precision, with exceptional client care skills.

What will I study?

• Professionalism and values
• Behaviours and communication
• Safe working practices
• Consultation

Route 1 – Hairdressing skills

Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
Cut hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks
Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks
Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques
Options (choose one)
Perming hair
Hair relaxing treatments and techniques
Hair extension services

Route 2 - Barbering skills

Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
Cutting hair using barbering
techniques to create a variety of looks
Style and finish men’s hair
Cut facial hair into shape
Shaving services

Entry Requirements

GCSE grade 2 and above in Maths and English or Functional Skills Entry 3

How will I be assessed?

End Point Assessment

What can I do next?

Level 3 Hairdressing or Barbering

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