NVQ Level 2 in Barbering

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Complete list of units - Level 2

8 units must be completed. 6 mandatory units and 2 optional units.

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Mandatory Units

G20 (001) Make sure your own actions reduce risks to health & safety


G7 Advise and consult with clients

GB3 Cut hair using basic barbering techniques


GB4 Cut Facial Hair to Shape Using basic technique


GB5 Dry and Finish Men's Hair


GH8 Shampoo, Condition and Treat the Hair and Scalp


Optional Units

AH21 Create Basic Patterns in Hair


GB2 Change Mens' Hair Colour


GH14 Perm and Neutralise Hair


G18 Promote additional services or products to customers


G4 Fulfil salon reception duties


G8 Develop and maintain effectiveness at work


G17 Give Customers a positive impression