Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Providing Men’s Hair Services (RQF)
The Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Providing Men’s Hair Services (RQF) is aimed at learners who wish to work in the service enterprise industry as a barber. The qualification provides learners with the knowledge and understanding across a range of barbering techniques and principles.
In order to successfully be achieve the Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Providing Men’s Hair Services (RQF), learners must complete all of the mandatory units achieving 29 credits, and achieve a minimum of 12 credits from the optional units, 10 of which must be achieved at Level 2 or above.
Learner Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however learners should be 16 to undertake this qualification.
This qualification has been accredited for use in England and Northern Ireland.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||GLH||Credits|
|Follow health and safety practice in the salon||R/600/8763||2||22||3|
|Working in the hair industry||M/600/8611||2||35||4|
|Client consultation for hair services||A/600/9065||2||30||3|
|Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp||H/600/8539||2||29||3|
|Cut men’s hair using basic barbering techniques||Y/618/6822||2||75||8|
|Shaping and cutting facial hair using basic techniques||D/618/6823||2||75||8|
|Salon reception duties||A/600/8773||2||24||3|
|Provide scalp massage services||L/600/8535||2||33||4|
|Promote products and services to clients in a salon||T/600/8769||2||28||3|
|Colour and lighten hair||A/600/8630||2||91||10|
|Perm and neutralise hair||Y/600/8537||2||60||7|
|Enhance a style by attaching temporary hair||K/618/6825||2||25||3|
|Colour hair using temporary colour||R/600/4874||1||30||3|
|Working with others in the hair and beauty sector||H/600/6323||1||19||2|
|Display stock to promote sales in a salon||J/600/8761||2||24||3|
|The art of colouring hair||T/600/8626||2||60||7|
|Style and finish African type hair||T/600/8531||2||45||5|
|Plaiting and twisting hair||Y/502/3805||1||30||3|