There are over 35,700 hairdressing salons in the UK employing around 200,000 people. There’s a variety of salon types, some offer services to both women and men but mostly they’re small to medium sized businesses. A high number of people choose to go into self employment. They open their own micro-businesses – working as a mobile hairdresser or opening their own salon.
Is this the right apprenticeship for you?
Heard of vocational learning? It means learning on the job. It’s a great option to consider after you leave school. This Level 2 hairdressing apprenticeship has been specifically designed for school leavers who are between 16-19 years of age. Is this you? Starting an apprenticeship with us is a fantastic way to achieve success and become a qualified hairdresser.
What will you learn and study?
You’ll work as a junior hairdresser/stylist and learn about consulting with clients, shampooing and conditioning hair, cutting, blow-drying, colouring and most importantly - keeping clients happy and relaxed. As a learner you’ll work in, and have your hairdressing skills assessed in a commercial salon. It’s in this real working environment that coaching is fun and effective.
What can you do after?
After finishing this Diploma in Hairdressing, you can enter or develop a role as:
Carrying out services including basic cutting, styling, colouring, drying and finishing.
You can also progress onto the Advanced Level Hairdressing Apprenticeship.
I’m interested, where do I go from here?
Just get in touch with DTS, you can click this link and fill in an expression of interest form, and we’ll get right back to you. Or give us a call 9-5 Monday – Friday and let us know what you are interested in, then we can take it from there.