Refresher course for Hairdressers (Cutting)

Qualification: College Certificate
Level 2

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About this course

This short, part-time course is ideal if you want to refresh or update your knowledge and skills in cutting hair.

Content of the refresher course may vary, depending on the level of your previous experience and confidence. An initial assessment will be carried out to determine your individual training requirements.


Training at City College will give you a huge advantage as you will learn in our purpose built hair salons, Kudos. You will learn with industry standard equipment working under supervision with real, paying clients to give you a wealth of experience.

Entry requirements
  • NVQ Level 1 or 2 in Hairdressing
  • Good standard of English - students with English as a second language are required to have ESOL Level 1
  • A good standard of physical health is required as hairdressing is often physically demanding and is not suitable for some skin conditions

You will be required to attend a short interview at the College prior to enrolling onto the course.

Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
07/11/19 17:30 - 21:00 (Thursday) 12 weeks Main campus £390
What next?
  • Level 3 Hairdressing
  • Work in a commercial salon
  • Work on a cruise ship
  • Mobile hairdresser
Additional information

You will require a hairdressing kit for the practical assessments and due to health and safety regulations you will be required to wear a uniform of a black top, black trousers and black closed in toed shoes. The information on where to buy kit will be given at interview.

You will also be required to find models for your practical assessments, who will be expected to contribute to the cost of consumables.