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Who is the Apprenticeship for?

This Apprenticeship is ideal for people that are new to the industry or experienced employees who are looking to get their skills and knowledge formally recognised with a professional qualification.

The people that this Apprenticeship has been designed for are genuine team players with excellent communication skills and a desire to learn. They have creative flair and take real pride in their work. They are confident in taking bookings, meeting and greeting customers and assisting other stylists.

Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals - Hairdressing

12-18 Months

City & Guilds

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What will they learn?


This Apprenticeship will develop your employees’ professional hairdressing skills as well as their understanding of current policies and processes. They will learn how to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style & finish to create a variety of looks as well as colour & lighten hair.


Their confidence will be boosted and their knowledge of products and services - both industry wide and specific to your business - will be enriched and evident on a daily basis in the first class service they deliver to every one of your customers.


How will they learn?


Our Personal Tutors will deliver high quality face-to-face learning and coaching and provide all the resources your employee will need to progress quickly. Our intuitive learner management system ‘Bud’ will really bring the subject to life through interactive learning tools, access to complementary online resources and relevant social communities, as well as provide real time learner information so that you will always know what your employee is learning and how they are progressing.


This Apprenticeship will develop your employees’ knowledge, skills and behaviours in the following areas:




  • Understand policies & processes • Industry codes of practice & ethics • Knowledge of services & products available • Sale of goods & services act




  • Excellent interpersonal skills • Strong communication skills • Good time management • Safe use of equipment materials & products • Advising clients on hair maintenance & management




  • Demonstrate professionalism • Personal qualities • Adaptability • Show responsibility • Managing performance


Suzanne Rose Bennett

I couldn't have asked for a better assessor. She has been amazing through the whole course and has gone above and beyond to help me! I would definitely recommend anyone to go through Paragon Skills for apprenticeships.

Suzanne Rose Bennett

Chorlton Beauty Lounge

Your pathway to success

Once you have completed your Hairdressing Level 2 Apprenticeship, you will have gained all the basic hairdressing skills required to get recognised and progress in this exciting industry.

A career in hairdressing offers many interesting career options which includes working in a spa, hotel, care home, cruise ship or holiday resort.  

The natural progression after you have completed this level is to progress onto the Hairdressing Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship.

At Paragon Skills we are committed to inspiring you to succeed are here to support you throughout every stage of your training. 

We are looking for learners as committed and as passionate as we are. If this sounds like you, then contact us today and start your career on the Apprenticeship route with Paragon Skills.

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