Hairdressing - Year 2

Cavan Institute


Course Name Hairdressing - Year 2
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 105803 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Component Award (Level 6 NFQ) Minor QQI Level 6 NFQ
Diploma at UK Level 2  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland City and Guilds None
Senior Trade Certificate Department of Education and Skills None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+About This Course
The Hairdressing (Year 2) course provides you with the qualifications and skills required to work as a professional hairdresser.

This course advances the student’s skills acquired in year 1 and builds and develops professional...

FET Code 6M3479 - Beauty Therapy Component Award.
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Certification:
QQI Level 6 Component Awards
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Women’s and Men’s Hairdressing
Department of Education Senior Trade Certificate
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

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Course Fee Please refer to the Institute's website for a breakdown of the course fee (see "Link to Course Fee" above).

*The Post Leaving Certificate Government Levy of €200 is removed for 2022/2023.
Financial Support

Expand+1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan Institute is one.

Application Date

Expand+How do I Apply?
On-line applications for the 2022/23 academic year are Open (via link below).

A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.

Your PPS Number is also required as part of the application process.


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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2022
Subjects Taught Cutting and Colouring
Creative Up-styling
Hair extensions
Wig and Hairpiece Styling
Plaiting and Twisting Hair
Hairdressing Theory
Scalp Massage
Promotion of Products and Services
Creative Portfolio
Work Experience
Entry Requirements Students should have successfully completed the Hairdressing (Year 1) course available at Cavan Institute and elsewhere. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet this entry requirement but can demonstrate relevant industry experience.
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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Professional hairdressers are much sought after throughout the world and there is no limit to the career opportunities in this creative and changing industry. Qualified hairdressers work as junior and senior hair stylists, colo...

Further Enquiries Cavan Institute,
Cathedral Road,
Co. Cavan.
H12 E426
Tel: +353 49 4332633
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