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Level 2

Throughout the year
2 Years
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Hair Professional: Hairdressing, Apprenticeship

This apprenticeship will enable you to learn practical skills on the job as well as developing your theoretical skills in Weston College’s commercial salons. You will earn a wage and gain valuable work experience while also getting the benefits of being a student.

You will learn the theory and skills you will need to gain employment in the industry, along with the professionalism and behaviour expected within the sector.

As a Weston College student, you will also benefit from our Career Excellence Hub, which means that you will get access to local employers, who will deliver masterclasses and help you to make contacts within the industry.

What does the course involve?

This apprenticeship will enable you to learn practical skills on the job as well as developing your theoretical skills in Weston College’s commercial salons. You will earn a wage and gain valuable work experience while also getting the benefits of being a student.

You will learn the theory and skills needed to gain employment in the industry, along with the professionalism and behaviour expected within the sector. The topics you will study include basic techniques in cutting hair, changing hair colour, styling, dressing, and finishing hair. We’ll also develop your English and maths skills as part of this programme.

How will the course be assessed?

Your personal assessor will visit your salon to review your progress and we’ll also assess you in our commercial salon. Once your gradebook is complete, we will agree an end-point assessment with you, which will be an externally graded six-hour trade test.

Are there any additional costs?

You will be required to purchase a kit this will be available from the college shop.

What future study opportunities and careers are there? Most of our apprentices are kept on by their employer after they finish their programme. You could develop your skills by progressing to an advanced apprenticeship, or the Women’s Hairdressing Level 3 programme at Weston College.

What do I do next?

  • Ready to apply – please use the ‘apply now’ button at the top of this page.
  • I’d like to visit and see the facilities and chat to staff – see when our next open event is here: Events | Weston College
  • I have a quick question – use our Live Chat facility on the bottom right of this page.

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 9-3, including English and maths, or a Level 1 qualification. You will also need to be in employment in the industry, but we can support you to find this.

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