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Combination Cutting NQ

(SCQF level 6)

Hair & Beauty, Hospitality and Leisure

Applications closed

Mode of Study

Evening

Start Date

25th Aug 2020, 34 weeks

Location

City Campus

Cost

£ 283

Overview

The course will further develop cutting skills by combining techniques to produce haircuts which reflect the needs of individual clients taking into account the finished look. You will develop an understanding of the importance of consultation, preparation and evaluation. This course will also assist in developing creative skills in style enhancement using finishing products and techniques.

This course is designed for students who have previously gained skills in haircutting.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • Level 5 Basic Cutting OR industry based 2 years’ experience.
  • If English is not your first language then ESOL Intermediate 2 is essential. 

What you study

  • Demonstrate knowledge of a range of combination haircuts.
  • Prepare for the combination haircutting service.
  • Perform the combination haircut and finish relevant to client needs.
  • Evaluate own performance.

After the course

Careers

You would have the skills to go onto the Creative Cutting course year two direct entry.  Alternatively, you can apply for the Creative Cutting or Hair Colour and Lightening course.

Teaching

How the course is taught

The course is taught in a live salon environment with hands-on practical tasks and also written work.  To begin with, you will learn a range of different styles and techniques using training blocks.

Support will be put in place where necessary from Student Services and Lecturers to assist you throughout the course.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include written and practical observed assessments.

Additional Information

Materials

You must supply your own scissors, brushes and combs. You need to bring your own clients for assessments.

Dress code

Smart/casual.

  • Mode of Study:
    Evening
  • Start Date:
    25th Aug 2020, 34 weeks
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Cost:
    £ 283