Refresher Course for Hairdressers (Cutting)
About the course:
Been out of Industry for a while need to rebuild your confidence and skills this course combines demonstration and practical workshops to refresh and recap on the fundamental classics of cutting with hand-on-guidance.
Andrea successfully completed the cutting refresher course and has now found her passion for hairdressing all over again. Not only did she make friends she gained confidence and has been inspired to return to college as a Part time mature student. Andrea will be studying her NVQ Level 2 in Women's Hairdressing.
A firm understanding of the key basics of cutting is essential. Cutting is the perfect building block to becoming a skilled and competent stylist.This inspiring introduction to the world of cutting looks at identifying your client’s style potential, and selecting the right styles to give them the perfect result. Included in the course are the following elements:
- Consultation and after care advice
- Health and safety
- Basic cutting techniques, club cutting, point cutting, slicing, freehand and scissor over comb.
- Use and selection of products
- This knowledge teamed with an insight into fashion cutting will not only add skills, but also earning potential.
NVQ Level 1,2 qualification in Hairdressing or a minimum of 3 years experience.
It should be noted that a good standard of physical health is required as hairdressing is often physically demanding, and this type of work may affect certain skin conditions.
The necessary skills for this qualification will be learnt through a variety of situations these will include working in our commercial salon Kudos.
You will be required to provide a hairdressing kit for the practical assessments. You will be required to wear black t-shirt/polo shirt/blouse, black trousers and black closed in toed shoes. The information on where to buy your training heads and kit will be given at interview.
You will be required to find models for your practical assessments, who will be expected to contribute to the cost of consumables.
After completing this course you will have the opportunity to develop further. Courses available are NVQ Level 2 leading to L3 and University.
An interview with a practical taster will be essential before enrolment onto this course and discussion with a member of the hair team about the certificate in working in the professional Hairdressing Industry.
Late enrolments will not be accepted later than 1 week of the start date.