CG Certificate in Women’s Hairdressing L2


In this course you will add to the skills you gained at Level 1. Lessons will provide you with practical and theoretical skills relating to the hairdressing sector.

Course requirements

Minimum four GCSEs at grade A-D including English A Level 1 Diploma in Hairdressing. There is no direct entry onto this course unless you have extensive experience in cutting and salon work. An informal interview and short assessment will be required.

What will I do?

You will be able practice your skills in our purpose built salons gaining valuable work experience. Units of study are: Working in the Hair Industry, Follow Health & Safety in the Salon, Client consultation for hair services, Shampoo and condition hair and scalp, The art of dressing hair, Cut women’s hair, Colour and lighten hair, Perm and neutralise hair, Create an image based on a theme, Plaiting and twisting hair & the Promoting of products and services.

What will it give me?

This course aims to help you to develop the skills, knowledge and experience to gain a Level 2 qualification and to become a practising Hairdresser

Materials needed

All students in the Hairdressing and Beauty department are required to wear a uniform and purchase their own hairdressing kit which can be purchased from the College. (Support may be provided). Essential for all practical sessions.

What can I do when I finish?

You may want to explore a variety of Beauty Therapy courses we have on offer or progress to Level 2 Barbering or Level 3 Hairdressing qualification.

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