Women’s Hairdressing VTCT – Certificate – Level 2
What will I learn?
The Level 2 qualification is designed to develop your practical skills in; the creative art of cutting or dressing women’s hair, how to effectively shampoo and condition hair or provide a good consultation service for your clients. To further enhance your practical skills you will have the opportunity to choose from the following units; the artistic skill of colouring and lightening hair, provide perming and neutralising services, the dexterous skill of plaiting and twisting hair.
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety whilst working in the hair industry. You will also develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of each unit
Where will it lead me?
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your practical skills to a high level of occupational ability to enable you to perform your own salon services.
Learners wishing to study for this qualification will require no previous experience but will be expected to take part in an interview with a member of the Hairdressing team.
Fee Details 1
Free if unemployed or low wage (if aged 19-23 must have Full L2 or above to be eligible)
Fee Details 2
Due to funding restrictions, anyone who doesn’t live in England, isn’t a UK resident^ or who lives in the local authority areas^ of:
Cambridge and Peterborough
Greater London Authority
Liverpool City Region
North of Tyne Combined Authority
West of England
Will be unable to apply for fee remission and may be subject to higher course fees than those published.
^go to this page on our website to check if your postcode is in a devolved funding area or to check eligibility if you are a non-UK resident: https://www.andover.ac.uk/fees-and-funding/
If you don’t live in England or are not a UK resident or live in any of the above local authority areas and wish to enrol on the course, please contact us for information on tuition fees.
For further information on fee remission
details linked to the above Fee
Code – refer to our PT Application form on