Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma In Women’s Hairdressing (RQF)
(QRN – 601/7877/2)
The Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing (RQF) provides learners with knowledge and understanding across a range of hairdressing principles.
The Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing (RQF) is aimed at those learners who work, or wish to work, in the hairdressing field.
This Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing is made up of a minimum of 54 credits, 5 mandatory generic units, 4 mandatory technical units and a minimum of 8 credits from the optional units.
Learner Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.
Upon successful completion of this qualification learners can progress to:
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (Combined Hair Types) (RQF)
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering (RQF)
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Chemically Treated African Type Hair (RQF)
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Treating Natural African Type Hair (RQF)
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering African Type Hair (RQF)
- Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing (RQF)
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years old to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Level||GLH||Credit|
|Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp||H/600/8539||2||29||3|
|Client consultation for hair services||A/600/9065||2||30||3|
|Working in the hair industry||M/600/8611||2||35||4|
|Follow health and safety practice in the salon||R/600/8763||2||22||3|
|The Art of Dressing Hair||Y/502/3979||2||30||5|
|Cut women’s hair||T/600/8612||2||75||8|
|Colour and lighten hair||A/600/8630||2||91||10|
|Perm and neutralise hair||Y/600/8537||2||60||7|
|Provide scalp massage services||L/600/8535||2||33||4|
|Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector||J/600/8632||2||60||7|
|Display stock to promote sales in a salon||J/600/8761||2||24||3|
|Promote products and services to clients in a salon||T/600/8769||2||28||3|
|Salon reception duties||A/600/8773||2||24||3|
|Plaiting and Twisting Hair||Y/502/3805||1||30||3|
|The Art of Colouring Hair||T/600/8626||2||7|
|Style and finish African type hair||T/600/8531||2||45||5|