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City & Guilds Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (QCF)

Course Code: C2580
Campus: Titanic Quarter
Week Commencing: 10 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
08 Jun 19

This one year course provides a job ready qualification based on national occupational standards for hairdressing. You will be taught by highly trained and experienced staff in fully equipped hairdressing salons, and will develop new skills and learn client procedures in a friendly, professional and supportive environment. Within this course there is a range of interesting units including, Shampoo, condition and treat hair and scalp, Colour and Lighten Hair, Style and finish hair, Set and dress hair, Cut hair using basic techniques, Advise and consult with clients and Develop and Maintain your effectiveness at work.

To complement and enhance understanding, you will study relevant underpinning knowledge and will gain valuable experience working in our salons. You will further develop your skills through project based learning demonstrations, practical workshops, lectures, tutorials, competition work, master classes and industry visits. Level 2 qualifications in Literacy and Numeracy are also part of the programme of study for students who have not achieved a Grade C in these subjects.

Assessment on this programme will be by practical, written and online assessment. All assessments are carried out in English.

This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units, which are an additional component to enhance your employability.

Career Opportunities / Progression

Employment as a junior stylist or progression to NVQ Hairdressing Level 3 with further training in a range of specialist careers.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Other Information

You will be required to buy a Belfast Met uniform, costing approximately £45.00 and kit costing approximately £164.00 (if needed). Specific details will be given at pre-entry advice and guidance sessions.

Contact Information

Tel: 028 9026 5070 or email: [email protected]