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Level 2

Diploma in Hair and Beauty - Level 2

Entry Requirements:

You need to have a strong interest in acquiring the skills and knowledge which will prepare students for a career in the hair and beauty industry or for further study. We are looking for 4-5 GCSE’s at Grades C or D.

Length of Course:

One year

Examination Board:

City and Guilds


The Hair and Beauty Diplomas will be internally assessed. Assessment for practical’s are done in a realistic learning salon setting, on real clients. Theory assignments will be carried out and assessed for each unit.


Hair and Beauty Diplomas level 3 or other level 3 subjects. Career pathways from Hair and Beauty Diplomas lead to salon based work, fashion, health and fitness, well-being, retailing, paramedical treatment, film and television, complementary and alternative medicine, care and the creative industries.

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