Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma In Women’s Hairdressing (RQF)
(QRN – 601/7877/2)
Qualification OverviewThe 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.
Qualification StructureThis 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 RequirementsThere are no specific entry requirements for this qualification.
Progression RoutesUpon successful completion of this qualification, learners can progress to:
- Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma In Providing Men’s Hair Services (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Hairdressing (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Barbering (RQF)
Age RangesEntry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 years old to undertake this qualification.
Geographical CoverageThis qualification has been accredited for use in England and Northern Ireland. Qualification Specification 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|