Consultation - Unit 7002-201
Issued by City & Guilds
Unit 201 confirms that the learner has demonstrated that they have met the criteria for Consultation. This unit forms part of the Diplomas for the Hair Professionals - Hairdressing and Barbering (7002) Ofqual unit:
The apprentice will be able to: Creatively assess the client’s requirements; examine the hair, skin and scalp; facial characteristics including face shape, skin tone, hair colour, lifestyle and suitability; conduct visual checks and any necessary tests on the hair, skin and scalp; advise clients on services or products; identify the client’s hair characteristics and hair classification; and advise clients on hair maintenance and management.
The apprentice will know and understand: Visual aids for client consultation; salon procedures and manufacturers' instructions for conducting tests; the types and purposes of tests; how lifestyle factors limit or affect services; incompatibility of previous services and products used; hair, skin and scalp problems; suspected infections or infestations; hair characteristics and classifications; basic structure of hair and skin
The apprentice will know and understand: the growth cycle of hair; services or products available for use in the salon or for retail; legal responsibilities; and salon pricing structures.
The Level 2 Diploma in Professional Hairdressing and Level 2 Diploma in Professional Barbering have been designed by employers for learners wishing to work either as a hairdresser or barber.