Hairdressing Level 1 (FHAB)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code BC152
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 1
Course type Full Time


This course is an introduction to hairdressing. You will learn the skills required to assist the stylist in their role and carry out treatments within a commercial salon environment.


The course is an assisting role covering the following themes:

•Salon reception duties

•Shampoo and conditioning hair

•Blow drying

•Styling hair

•Health and safety

•Plaiting hair

Alongside this course you will also gain additional qualifications; personal and social development and functional skills.

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed by online and practical assessments

Entry requirements

Three GCSEs at grade 2 or above including English

A positive school report

Your next steps...

Progression is onto Level 2 Hairdressing