As a fully competent Hair Professional you can progress to a Senior Hairdresser or Senior Barber role and further your training with the Hair Professional Apprenticeship Level 3
What can this course lead to?
Who is it for?
Take your first steps to becoming a Hairdresser or Barber. You will learn how to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style and finish hair to create a variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair for ladies and men. You may also use barbering techniques and provide shaving services for men.
You will be able to work with all hair types ranging from straight hair to very curly, wiry hair; carry out consultations with clients; and demonstrate the professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills and safe working practices associated with your role.
What is covered?
Skills & Knowledge:
Route 1: Hairdressing Skills
Route 2: Barbering Skills
Mandatory core skills & knowledge for hairdressing & barbering:
- Professionalism and Values
- Behaviours and Communication
- Safe Working Practices
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Individual employers set their own entry requirements. GCSE grade 4/C in English and maths is desirable but lower attainment will be considered.
Our apprenticeship team can be contacted at email@example.com or 01780 484390 should you have any further questions.
You will be employed as an apprentice for at least 30 hours a week. You will have a workplace mentor or supervisor who will be responsible for your training and welfare at work. You will attend college for workshop sessions as required.
An assessor will visit you in the workplace to assess your progress against standards and set SMART objectives.