Hairdressing Apprenticeships at Reflections Training Academy
OUR HIGHLY POPULAR HAIRDRESSING COURSES WILL GIVE YOU THE SKILLS AND CONFIDENCE YOU NEED TO WORK TOWARDS BECOMING A PRO HAIRDRESSER
NVQ Level 3 Diploma Hairdressing Qualification
Awarding Body: City & Guilds
Course Length: 18 Months
Reflections strongly encourage progression to advanced qualifications.
The following Units will be required to achieve your NVQ Level 3 Diploma.
ABOUT THE COURSE
This is an opportunity to gain advanced skills that will further develop your career in Hairdressing. Being an Apprentice enables you to work hands-on, every day doing what you love. You will gain the skills to create different looks including clipper work, hair styling as well as English, Maths, client communication and much more. You need a Level 2 NVQ in Hairdressing to begin this course.
WHAT WILL I DO ON THIS COURSE?
You will gain the skills you need to continue a successful career in Hairdressing and will learn more about working in the industry. During your time at the Academy there will opportunities to participate in regional competitions where Reflections Training Academy have won many awards.
Functional skills in Maths and English will also be taught throughout your course unless this qualification was gained at school.
The units you will be covering are as followed:
Mandatory Units (all must be completed)
• Provide hairdressing consultation services
• Creatively style and dress hair
• Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques
• Creatively colour and lighten hair
Plus 1/2 of the following units optional units depending on credits
• Hair colour correction services
• Provide creative hair extension services
• Create a variety of permed effects
• Provide a variety of relaxing services
• Develop and enhance your creative hairdressing skills
• Provide specialist hair and scalp treatments
• Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business
• Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities
• Fulfil salon reception duties
• Cut Men's hair using basic techniques
Please Note – NVQ Unit Accreditation is available for Learners
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
Anyone with a keen interest in the Hairdressing industry and is committed and motivated to succeed..
HOW IS THIS COURSE ASSESSED?
You will be allocated an assessor, who will be visiting you in your place of work throughout your course and also in the Academy.
At the end of your course there will be a final assessment in both practical and theory.
WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?
You can gain employment from your hair salon and work as a junior stylist. You may wish to progress onto your Level 3 Hairdressing or try something different on our Barbering Course.
You will be required to purchase a standard kit. The cost is around £75. The information will be given to you on our pre-inductions which take place every Thursday, once you join the Academy, to prepare you ready to start your training.
You will need an interview for this course - Interviews take place at the Training Academy Monday – Friday all year round. You will meet with our recruitment team for around 1 ½ hours, we will cover all aspect of the course and if you already have a salon to work in then you can continue working there. If you need help to find another salon to do your Level 3 qualification then we are here to help.