Hairdressing Year 2 - Senior Trade

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This is a one year course which includes 3 days in college and 2 days work placement. The aim is to develop and expand the skills acquired in year 1, with a strong emphasis on all aspects of practical skill.


Entry Requirements:

1.Successful Completion of FETAC level 5 Hairdressing award (Hairdressing year 1 or equivalent)

2.Merit or Distinction in the practical component of Level 5 FETAC Hairdressing

3.Applicants must secure a 2 day weekly work placement in a Hairdressing salon


Career Prospects:

Students who successfully complete this course may gain placement as a second or third year apprentice in a high profile hairdressing salon.

Additional course fees apply for kits, uniforms, books, trade exam fees and equipment.


Hairdressing Senior Trade (Year 2)

Course Code: 5M3351

Course Content

Year 2

  • Theory of Hairdressing
  • Practical Hairdressing Skills
  • Hair Science
  • Work Preparation and Experience


Students who successfully complete Year Two will be awarded a SeniorTrades Certificate (Department of Education and Skills).