Hairdressing & Beauty Care - Year 2

Cavan Institute


Course Name Hairdressing & Beauty Care - Year 2
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 105804 (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 This course is designed for students who are interested in a career in hairdressing and beauty care. Students will study and practise all aspects of women's and men's hairdressing and beauty care to include skin care, eye treatments and make-up.
FET Code Components from 6M3479 - Beauty Therapy
Duration 1 year
Comment Course Certification:
Department of Education and Skills Senior Trade Certificate
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Women’s and Men’s Hairdressing 3002-70
QQI Level 6 Components
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...

Course Fee

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Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

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 ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2020/21 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.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2020
Subjects Taught

Expand+Course Content:
Hairdressing Theory and Practice:
Reception Duties
Consulting and Diagnosing Hair and Scalp Conditions
Blow-drying, Setting and Hair Up Styling
Colouring to include Foil Mèche and Wraps
Promotion of Products and Services

Mature Entry Places Mature students with relevant experience or related qualification.
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or
QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Careers or Further Progression Students who successfully complete this course will have the necessary skills to pursue a career as a hair stylist or sales representative for hairdressing products. Other opportunities for graduates include employment on cruise liners, with airlines and in the media and travel industries. Further employment opportunities may arise for qualified students offering beauty treatments in hairdressing and beauty salons
Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
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