If you are looking to begin an exciting hairdressing career, then this course is for you!
You will learn how to achieve the latest looks and gain a broad understanding of the hairdressing industry and the skills required to build a career in this creative world. You’ll learn excellent industry-level skills such as how to consult with a client, promote products and retail sales, and how to achieve the latest looks with cut and colour techniques.
You wish to pursue a career in the hairdressing industry.
You will need motivation and enthusiasm for working with the general public and a creative flair! As well as a high level of competence and life experience.
You will develop your practical salon skills, from learning how to identify and carry out different cuts to learning how to achieve the latest looks through colouring and styling techniques. Enhance your skills in customer service and client care in the salon and at reception with making appointments and the promotion of retail products and services. Everything you need to know to begin your career as a hairdresser is covered on this course.
You will also gain the skills to cut gent's hair into basic looks and achieve the award in cutting men's hair qualification, giving you an added extra when working with clients.
To train in purpose-built salons which are open to the public.
The industry focus of this course, working in a fast-paced and creative environment.
This course will give you the practical skills and knowledge to get your first job in the hairdressing industry. You could progress onto the Level 3 qualification in hair or diversify into beauty therapy.
Once you have the right set of qualifications, they could take you all over the world. Past students have gone on go on to manage their own salon, travel on cruise liners, work in the world of television or as session stylists at photographic shoots.
Carla Fairburn General Manager of Inkfish Salon, Falmouth
Carla Fairburn, the general manager of Inkfish Salon in Falmouth. Carla started her career as an apprentice, she now makes sure her workforce is developed through an apprenticeship programme.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.