NVQ Level 2 in Hairdressing

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9 units must be completed; each candidate must complete the 8 mandatory units, plus 1 optional unit.

Mandatory Units

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

Health and Safety Video 

We have a comprehensive Health and Safety Lesson 

G17 Give Clients a positive impression

How to treat customers

G7 Advise and Consult with Clients

Client and Hair Analysis

Skin and Hair Lesson

Chemical Treatment Video

GH8 Shampoo, Condition and Treat the Hair and Scalp

Shampoo and Treat Scalp Video

GH9 Change Hair Colour

Hair Colour Lesson

Full Head Colour Video

Colour African Carribean Hair Video

GH10 Style and Finish Hair

Blow Dry Videos

Scrunch Dry Video

Straightening Techniques Video

Blow Drying Techniques

Blow Drying Equipment

Style hair using thermal techniques video

GH11 Set and Dress Hair

Heated Rollers

Pin Curls Video

Barrel Curls

Settings Lesson

GH12 Cut Hair Using Basic Techniques

Child's Cut Video

Long Graduation Cut Video

Graduated Bob Cut

Classic Bob

Layered Bob

Parallel Layer

Square Layer

Short Rounded Layer

Hair Travel

Uniform Layer Cut Video

Optional Units

G4 Fulfil salon reception duties

Reception Duties Video

How to Treat Customers Video

G18 Promote Additional Services to clients

G8 Develop and Maintain your effectiveness at work

Effectiveness at work lesson

Effectiveness at work video

GH6 Plait and Twist Hair

Wedding Fairytale Video

Dressing Long Hair Lesson (to be added)

G14 Perm and Neutralise Hair

Directional Perm Video

Perming Lesson

GH15 Attach Hair to Enhance a style

Attach Hair to Enhance a style Video