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Cutting Hair

Course Code: CCH

Level: 2
Subject area: Hair & Beauty
Awarding body: VTCT
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: FREE (Eligibility Applies), Short course
Time of Day: Evening
Duration: 12 weeks
When you'll study: Mondays, 5.30pm - 9.00pm

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About the course

This programme is designed to kick-start your career and provide the necessary skills and techniques for you to become a qualified hairdresser. By completing this course, you will develop transferrable skills that are essential for working within the industry or will provide a stepping-stone to undertake further training.

What you'll learn

The course covers the following areas:

  • health, safety and hygiene
  • client consultation for hair services
  • shampoo and condition the hair and scalp
  • cut women’s hair
  • scalp massage.
Entry requirements

You will need to have a good level of English and maths skills.

Assessments/Exams

Assessments are continuous throughout the course in the form of assignments and practical observations.

What's next?

Upon successful completion you may be able to progress to the Level 2 in Women’s Hairdressing or Level 2 Barbering courses at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2019/20 (August 2019 – July 2020). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2020/21.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Part-time

Course Code: CCH

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £350

B Reduced Course Fee (for eligible students): £0

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A  or   B
19 - 23 A  or   B(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A  or   B

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.