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 PROFESSIONAL HAIRDRESSER

Hair Professional Qualification

Course Length: 24 Months

Level: 2

Overview of the role

Working as a barber or hairdresser to provide hair cutting, styling and grooming services for men and women.

Details of standard

Occupational profile

There are two distinctly different job roles within this occupational profile: Hairdresser and Barber. Hairdressers will be able to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style and finish hair to create variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair for ladies and men. Barbers will be able to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using barbering techniques, style and finish hair, cut facial hair into shape and provide shaving services for men. Hairdressers and barbers must be able to work with all hair types ranging from straight hair to very curly, wiry hair. They also need to be able to carry out consultations with clients, demonstrate the professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills and safe working practices associated with their role and be able to work without supervision to a high level of precision, with exceptional client care skills.

Professional body alignment and registration statement

Achievement of the standard makes you eligible for State Registration with the Hair Council

Entry requirements – None

Duration of the apprenticeship – 24 months

Level – 2

Review Date – 3 years

Qualification to be achieved

Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing/Barbering)

All apprentices will complete the core skills and knowledge (Part 1) and will choose the occupational option route for hairdressing or barbering (Part 2) Part 1 – Mandatory core skills and knowledge for hairdressing and barbering

Additional information can be found on the Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education: https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/hair-professional/