Hair and Beauty

Hair Techniques (Cutting) Level 2 Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course will start on 19 September 2022, 6.00pm until 9.00pm on Monday evenings. This course will take 26 weeks to complete.

Entry requirements

No requirements other than good customer service skills and an interest in hairdressing.

You will achieve

Level 2 certificate in hair techniques (cutting)

Course overview

Do you want to discover how to create a variety of basic looks for women using different techniques?  The main purpose of this course is to help you to develop your Hairdressing skills, techniques and knowledge, which will prepare you for progression to the next level of vocational learning.

Course content

This level 2 certificate replaces the NVQ level 1 hairdressing course.  On the course you will learn:

  • The importance of hair preparation using a range of products to shampoo and condition the hair
  • Cut and style women’s hair using a variety of techniques
  • Health and Safety

You will carry out practical assessments and on-line tests/assignments.


You will need to purchase a hairdressing kit, order forms available from Hair & Beauty department, approximate cost £334.34 and a uniform approximate cost £44.99, this include trousers and tunic.

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

You could progress to the full Level 2 Hairdressing.

How much does the course cost?

Course Fees: £362 Funding Available (An introductory 6 week course must be completed at an additional cost of £85, full fee payable.)

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Hair Techniques (Cutting) Level 2 Part-time

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