Apprenticeship Standards 


Hair Professional

Level 2 Hair Professional 

Hairdressers will be able to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style and finish hair to create variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair for ladies and men. Hairdressers and barbers must be able to work with all hair types ranging from straight hair to very curly, wiry hair. They also need to be able to carry out consultations with clients, demonstrate the professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills and safe working practices associated with their role and be able to work without supervision to a high level of precision, with exceptional client care skills.

Once you have achieved your apprenticeship you will have:- 
Level 2 Hair Professional Apprenticeship
Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing
State Registration with the Hair Council 

Level 3 Advanced and Creative Hair Professional

Advanced and Creative Hair Professionals are creative, passionate, and driven professionals who work without supervision, managing themselves and others when required. They provide a quality service, whilst working to the highest standards and continuously developing their personal and professional skills.
An Advanced and Creative Hair Professional works in the hair industry, which is one of the largest, most trusted and fashion forward professions. They take ownership of their work and client lists, accept responsibility, are proactive, flexible and adaptable, plan their work and time, they aim for excellence by taking exceptional pride in their work and industry.
They are highly skilled and experienced individual professionals who deliver hair fashion forward trends, which are innovative styles inspired by current images and their own creativity, individual flair, imagination and interpretation. 


Beauty Professional


Level 2 Diploma for Beauty Professionals (Beauty Therapist) 

On completion of this qualification you will be able to perform beauty therapy treatments and implement safe working practices which meet legal, industry and organisational requirements. You will be able to carry out, maintain and store detailed and confidential client consultations, enabling the choice of the most appropriate treatments and products.
You will be able to select, use and apply a range of beauty therapy techniques, products, tools and equipment to provide:- 

Waxing services

Hand and nail treatments

Foot treatments

Facial skin care treatments

Eyelash and eyebrow treatments

Make-up application

Basic massage treatments

Beauty therapy massage

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage

The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage is a substantial qualification that will confirm your competence as a beauty massage therapist.
This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty massage therapist including mandatory units covering the following:-

• Body massage

• Indian head massage

• Massage with pre-blended oils

• Stone therapy

•  Monitoring procedures in the salon and contributing to the planning of a promotional event

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