Masterclass

Courses


VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing

£2500

Flexible payment options available

Course available on a full time or part time basis

This qualification is based on the national occupational standards for hairdressing and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a junior hairdresser. Students must achieve all mandatory units which include:

  • Advise and consult with clients
  • Set and dress hair
  • Styles and finish hair
  • Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work
  • Cut hair using basic techniques
  • Colour and lighten hair
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to advise and consult with clients and then provide a complete hairdressing service which includes, shampooing and conditioning, colouring, cutting and setting and dressing, and styling and finishing hair. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills, their awareness of environmental sustainability and their commercial skills, all of which are valued highly by employers. Problem solving and research skills will also be developed.

In addition to completing mandatory units, learners are required to achieve nine credits from optional units which include (this list is not exhaustive): remove hair extensions, relax hair, perm and neutralise hair, plait and twist hair, and temporarily attach hair to enhance a style.

VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing NVQ Level 3

£2500

Flexible payment options available

Course available on a full time or part time basis

This qualification covers specific skills necessary to become a senior designer. The qualification builds on existing knowledge and understanding of hairdressing and develops more detailed and enhanced technical skills necessary for employment. Your skills and techniques will be assessed in a real working environment.

There are four mandatory units in this qualification for you to study including:

  • Creatively style and dress hair
  • Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques
  • Creatively colour and lighten hair
  • Provide client consultation services

You will then be able to select a minimum of two optional units from a range of 10 units which includes: provide hair extension services; create a variety of permed effects; hair colour correction services.

VTCT Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement

£500

Distance Learning plus 6 knowledge workshops and practical observations.

Course Requirement: Either 10 years’ salon experience or hold Level 3 in hairdressing for at least 18 months and be in a learning environment.

This practical based qualification is ideal for those who have responsibility for training and assessing vocational skills in environments other than the work environments (i.e. workshop, classroom or other training environment)

VTCT Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice

£500

Distance Learning plus 3 knowledge workshops and practical observations.

Course Requirement: Must hold assessing qualifications for a minimum of three years and will need to be in a learning environment.

This practical based qualification is ideal for those who maintain the quality of assessment for their organisation.

Transition, 4 days

£800

Part time, flexible payment options available

This course is aimed at students who have left college but do not feel salon ready. The course will help strengthen your technique and understanding of the fundamentals of hairdressing in both colouring and cutting.

Before attending the course, the student will be invited for a practical assessment to identify your hairdressing needs.

"I love coming to work; I enjoy everything from the training to working in the salon. It’s the best career ever!"