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Cutting Mens Hair City & guilds Level 2 Award

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Overview

Cutting Mens Hair City & Guilds Level 2 Award

This is a part-time City & Guilds qualification designed to give you the skills and knowledge in mens cutting, either to enhance your hairdressing skills or as a beginner.

Available Courses
Tresham College Kettering Campus
Starts: 01/02/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Tuesday
Time(s): 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Length: 14 weeks
Fees: £345.00
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Disclaimer

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Course Information

Entry Requirements

Grade requirements: 3 GCSEs at grades A*- D or 9-3 ideally including English and maths. Other requirements: Desirable: If you have gained any work-based qualifications these could also be taken into consideration.

This course will enhance your knowledge in providing high quality customer service, as well as experience of health and safety working in the hairdressing industry. You will be taught how to provide different cutting techniques including uniform layer, graduation, around the ear outline, with fade.

Areas that you will cover:

  • Customer Services
  • Health and safety
  • Cutting Mens Hair
Assessment methods

Following your practical training you will complete formative and summative assessments where you will have the opportunity to gain a pass, merit or distinction. Please be aware that you may need to provide models for your assessments. You will be taught theory knowledge including Health & Safety in the Salon which will involve online exams at the end of the units. The Level 2 Award in Customer Services qualification will be an intense course and will include a short answer written test. You will also be required to study at home during the course to improve your practical skills, as well as produce written assignments and complete exam revision.

Additional information

You will be required to purchase a kit and uniform in order to undertake our Hair & Beauty courses (costs TBC).

Dress code is smart black trousers, plain black top (no logo) and closed in, low heel, black shoes. You will also need to buy a ring binder folder for theory notes and your portfolio of evidence.

A £45 fee for the Health & Safety qualification is required if you do not already hold a current (within 3 years) relevant Health & Safety qualification.

Funding Information

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. 

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Unemployed offer

This course could be FREE! You could be eligible for free study if you are unemployed and on a qualifying benefit. To find out if you are eligible open our Part-time fee flow chart below or call our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990.

 

Part-time Fee Flow Chart

If you live in any of the following areas and wish to apply for or enrol on one of our courses, please contact our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990 to check if your course is funded or not:

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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.

Accessibility

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.