Level 2


Technical Diploma in Hairdressing


One Year – Full time

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Entry Requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Hair & Beauty skills (Hairdressing Route) qualification with a ‘stepping stone’ English and Maths qualification.


This course will cover a range of specialist techniques designed to enhance your development to a senior stylist level.

You will need to gain work experience in your chosen field to help obtain essential salon experience. You will complete a portfolio of mandatory units including pictures of your work.

Your study programme will consist of the following units:

  • Health, hygiene and safety
  • Advising and consulting with clients
  • Blow drying and styling hair
  • Colouring and lightening
  • Cutting ladies hair
  • Setting and dressing hair
  • Shampooing, conditioning and treating the scalp
  • Styling hair with electrical equipment

This is a demanding course and home study will be essential.

Next Steps

Once you have completed this second year you will be able to progress on to the Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing or find employment in a hair salon as a stylist or an apprentice.

For further assistance or speak to an adviser please call 01329 815 200