Information for Parents of Hairdressing Students

Information for Parents of Hairdressing Students

LEARN – As well as learning how to cut, colour and style hair, your son or daughter will learn how to be an effective employee and an asset to a salon (this will give them a better chance at getting and keeping a job). Amongst other things, they will learn customer relations skills, how to meet and greet people, reception duties, and all about the products used.

QUALIFY – You will be a qualified hairdresser when you have your NVQ Level 3 and will take pride in the fact that you are making your clients look and feel fantastic.

At Exceed Training Academy your son or daughter will get the best training to prepare for their ongoing career in Hairdressing. With qualifications achieved recognised by City & Guilds, the chance of being an apprentice in a real working salon and once they are qualified, a career in Hairdressing that can take them as far as they want to go.

With a Level 1 in Hairdressing/Barbering they could be an assistant hairdresser or barber or an assistant receptionist.

With a Level 2 in Hairdressing they could be a junior receptionist, junior hairdresser or junior barber.

With Level 3 in Hairdressing they could go into the sales and marketing side of Hairdressing or even become a:-

  • Senior Receptionist.
  • Salon Trainer / Assessor.
  • Senior Barber.
  • Senior Salon hairdresser.
  • Manufacturer Technician.
  • Salon Technician.
  • TV & Film Hairdresser.
  • Armed Forces Hairdresser.
  • HM Prison Hairdresser.
  • Cruise Liner Hairdresser.
  • Freelance Hairdresser.
  • Hospital/Care Home Hairdresser.

With Level 4 Management / Higher National Certificate or Diploma in Hairdressing & Salon Management they could become a lecturer, salon training manager, reception manager, salon owner, session hairdresser or platform artist.

With a BA (Honours) Degree or Foundation Degree in Hairdressing & Salon Management they could consider a career as an education manager, inspectorate, consultant or salon manager.