All students must arrive 10 minutes before the lesson is due to start in full uniform (all black). Students will need to bring their own kits and a suitable model. Proof of qualifications may also be required. Kits can be purchased from BLOW ACADEMY just ask for more info when booking your course.

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This VCTC LEVEL 2 DIPLOMA is designed for students undertaking an apprenticeship. The level 2 diploma in hairdressing covers a range of practical and theoretical skills, one day a week to run along side their in salon everyday duties and practical training day. At BLOW ACADEMY You will learn to develop your skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes to become a successful hairdresser. All classes will be small to ensure the best up to date standards are provided.


You will learn to:

⁃ shampoo & condition the hair
⁃ Cut hair using a range of techniques
⁃ Style and finish hair to create different looks
⁃ Colour and lighten hair for men and women
⁃ Learn to work with all hair types from very curly to very straight
⁃ Carry out full consultations
⁃ Salon reception duties
⁃ Demonstrate your Professionalism, values, behaviour and communication skills
⁃ Use safe working practises associated with your job role

Practical performances are assessed and online assessment procedures are used as evidence of satisfactory course completion, which will be target driven for an end point assessment achievement.

Entry requirements
– Evidence of appropriate employment in a salon

English & Maths
We are committed to helping students improve their skills in English and maths. Depending on individual ability, functional skills will be applied to ensure that they reach their qualification

⁃ a choice of your own fashionable clothing can be worn but must be black
⁃ minimal jewellery
⁃ Closed in shoes

A list of equipment will be given to each student prior to starting the course. Your full kit can be purchased from BLOW ACADEMY

⁃ Level 3 diploma in hairdressing
⁃ Individual tailored short courses