Introduction to Hairdressing
Hair, Beauty, Holistics & Well-being
What is the course about?
The course is an introduction to basic styling skills, including hair up and dressing hair.
Why should I choose the course?
If you are considering a career change or want to develop new skills or enhance existing skills, this is the perfect opportunity to dip your toe in the water and do a short course, meet new people and explore your creativity.
What will I learn?
On this course you will learn:
- Health and Safety in relation to Hairdressing standards
- The importance of preparing hair prior to styling and dressing,
- Basic blow waving technique.
- Use of Heated Equipment & techniques to create curls & body.
- Current hair up techniques and how to secure hair ups with pins & products.
- Plaits, Messy Bun, Formal Bun & Use of Accessories.
If you would like more information on the learning outcomes please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk
What will the course lead on to?
You could progress onto a Level 2 Certificate in Hairdressing or other short courses that would support you to develop and enhance your skills across the Hair & Beauty Sector
Are there any links with industry and university?
The tutors are all industry specialists and provide access to resources from a range of industry manufacturers.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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What are the entry requirements?
You must be over 19 and have an interest in the subject area. Be willing to partake in classroom activities and discussions and to self-assess your weekly progress using an individual learning plan at the end of each session.
Where required you will need a patch test on the first week of the course before undertaking any treatments.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of a benefit or low income you may be entitled to fee remission. For further information on funding please contact our Learner Services team on 01925 494400 or email email@example.com
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no additioanl costs.
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