This is an assessment-based qualification suitable for people who wish to upskill their own professional development in creative hair extension services. You must meet the full cost of this course as there are no funded places available.
You will need to have GCSE Grade 3 or above in English and Maths, or ESOL at Level 1 or equivalent. You must also have a Level 2 Hairdressing qualification.
The course teaches a range of creative hair extension skills.
There are a range of in-house and external competitions you could enter.
Practical elements of the course will be assessed in our state-of-the-art salons, and you'll be required to produce a portfolio of your work throughout the course.
There is one exam which is externally marked, and all practical work will be logged in your VTCT assessment book.
You can study Level 4 Salon Management at University or the TAQA Level 4 Assessors Award. You could also progress to the Level 2 Diploma in Beauty or Nail Technology. Future career opportunities include employment in hair salons offering a specialised service, or as a freelance hair extensions provider.
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