Hairdressing SVQ2

What is special about this course?

This course is designed for those who want to become a junior stylist at the end of this programme.  It is the perfect springboard for a future career in the industry.  During the year students will learn all aspects of salon work from styling to reception and health and safety skills.  Students are expected to learn independently and to undertake a work placement during the session. 

Entry requirements

Your personal statement should reflect your passion for the industry. Applicants should be effective communicators, have artistic flair and ability, good personal presentation, physical stamina and a high level of manual dexterity.

Students should ideally have completed the Introduction to Hairdressing SVQ1

Previous experience of working in a salon is desirable.

Students will need to attend an interview

During the course candidates will learn;

  • styling techniques
  • long hair techniques
  • cutting
  • colouring
  • customer service

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

How long will my course last?

1 Years

1 year fast track or 18 months.

How will I be assessed?

Course assessment includes written tests, projects, assignments and other forms of assessment.  The greatest emphasis will be on practical activities, using an observation checklist.  Students will be required to record all forms of assessment in a portfolio and complete all relevant documentation.

Where can I study my course?

  • Beechwood Campus

Start date

August

How much will my course cost?

For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

What can I do on completion of my course?

  • SVQ 3 Hairdressing
  • Employment within the industry

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

Apply for Hairdressing SVQ2

I want to start in 2017/18

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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