Hairdresser Training

Hairdresser Training

Voodou Training Academy offers hairdressing qualifications and have trained some of Liverpool’s best hair stylists. 

  • Taught in a modern, creative, salon environment
  • Two locations in the heart of Liverpool City Centre.
  • Will be trained in cutting, colouring, styling, as well as working professionally with colouring products and styling tools.
  • Hands-on approach to teaching the very best hairdressing skills
  • We will encourage our students to develop a personal style and be individual

Once you have completed your NVQ level 2 a whole world of possibilities opens up for you to go on to do further training and start a successful career as a super stylist! 

Thought a career in hairdressing was out of reach?
Think Again!

Voodou are now offering fantastic new Hairdressing and Barbering Diplomas 
These are FREE part time courses which last 36 weeks
2 and a half days days a week commitment
16 – 18 year olds can  enroll – no specific grades are required
A Hairdressing / Barbering kits needed on enrollment
The course offers practical sessions delivered by Voodou’s highly skilled and experienced training team
At the end of the course you will have gained a Hairdressing or Barbering VRQ Level 2 
To apply today call 01517096770 or Apply online. 
Hairdressing/Barbering – VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification) Level 2

Functional skills in English and mathematics
Work experience

One year (36 weeks) on a part-time basis.

Do you enjoy styling people’s hair? Have you ever been to the hairdressers and thought, “I could do that”? Can you imagine training for a career that would allow you to work in a salon or start your own business? If the answer is ‘yes’ to any of the questions above then maybe you should consider studying a VRQ in hairdressing. The course is practical and will give you the chance to develop a number of skills in hairdressing.

You will learn some of the basic hairdressing skills including:
· Cutting
· Colouring
· Perming
· Styling
· Client consultation
· Creating a theme
· Dressing
· Shampooing and conditioning
· Health & Safety

Teaching Methods
Voodou training provides state-of-the-art fully equipped hair salons in which you will work on members of the public for development and assessment purposes. Students will develop their skills through demonstrations, practical workshops, lectures, tutorials and projects.

You will be supported and encouraged throughout your course and will receive quality teaching from highly trained, enthusiastic and qualified staff. Your tutors will work closely with you in order to develop an individual learning plan (ILP) designed to monitor your development and progression. Your ILP will assist in enabling you to set your own targets for development and achievement.

As part of the course, the college also offers a number of interesting student enrichment activities, including hair shows.

Students will be assessed on a continuous basis throughout the course. Assessments will be predominantly practical in nature. However, a number of written and oral tests will form part of the overall completion of the course, together with online exams for each module within the course. You will also be required to produce assignment work for a number of the modules undertaken for the course.

Qualification Gained
Hairdressing VRQ Level 2 in hairdressing studies. Your qualification will mean that you have demonstrated proficiency in hairdressing/barbering at level 2 standards.

Opportunities for Progression
On successful completion of VRQ Level 2, you will be in a position to apply for a post as an Apprentice.

Entry Requirements
A hairdressing kit will be required, which will include scissors, combs and tuition head blocks in order to undertake practical assessments. The fees for kit will be required to be paid at enrolment.

You should also be enthusiastic and committed to success within this exciting and expanding industry. You need to enjoy working with people.

Places are limited and an interview will be required to check eligibility.

For more information visit

Hairdressing NVQ Level 2 or

Hairdressing NVQ Level 3