City & Guilds NVQ Level 1 HairdressingWest Herts College
Price on request
- Watford (England)
What you'll learn on the course
You should be able to demonstrate commitment, the ability to work with people and an interest in fashion, hair and make up.Entry qualifications
2 GCSEs (E-G) or Certificate in Salon Services you should be able to demonstrate commitment. A satisfactory interview and references indicating good attendance and attitude are also required.Information about the course
This integrated programme gives a broad introduction to hairdressing and develops practical skills required by industry. Educational visits will include Salon International and college competitions. There will be work experience for one week and students are taught in working salons in college, which are open to the public.Course content
NVQ Level 1 consists of six units.
This is a foundation course to prepare successful students for NVQ Level 2 hairdressing.
Ensure own actions reduce risk to health and safety - G1
Assist with salon reception duties - G2
Contribute to the development of effective working relationships - G3
Shampoo and condition hair - H1
Prepare for hairdressing services and maintain work areas - H5
Assist with hair colour services - H37
All students will study towards Key Skills Certification.
Work experience will be undertaken.
Continuous assessment in written and practical aspects of hairdressing
Additional evidence will be required through assignment work. Standards require students to work to a "commercially viable time" - at Level 1 this applies to shampooing & conditioning.
Further study NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing
Possible career path working as a junior in a salon.
Information regarding any additional costs will be available at interview with confirmed costings and order details given out at/or prior to enrolment.