L2 Technical Certificate in Hairdressing FT – September 2024

Funding information: Free For Eligible 16-18 year olds and First Full L2 for 19-23 year olds. Free Adult funding available dependant on learner circumstances otherwise course costs apply.
Duration: 35 Weeks
Attendance: Full-time Provision

Course Overview

If you like meeting new people, being creative and having the opportunity to be flexible with your working hours then a career in hairdressing could well be for you. The hairdressing sector is so fast moving there will be opportunities to learn new skills during and after your training. Your course will be made up of a mixture of core modules, that are essential to the course requirements, and units that you can choose to specialise in yourself. Your learning will take the form of theory sessions, practical workshops, guest lectures, commercial sessions in the working college salon Looks and work placement sessions in industry.

Course Content

Key units on this course include: Cutting for Women’s Hair, Fundamental Hair Colouring Techiques, Styling Techniques for Women’s Hairdressing, Long Hair Dressing Techniques, Client Consultation Skills for Hairdressing

Entry Requirements

A keen interest in the hairdressing industry.

Assessment Methods

  • portfolio
  • practical exam
  • practical assignments


This course will prepare you for progression to the Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing.