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0161 410 0603
32 Oldham Street, Lower Ground, Northern Quarter, Manchester

Beginners Level 2

Next course Date: Starts August use the button below to-pay ( 1 place left )

Next course Date  

Beginners NVQ level 2 course Start in August use the button below to-pay ( 1 place left )

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NVQ Level 2 / Nicky Oliver Diploma / Level 2 Barbering


Part time course – 26 weeks – 2 days per week.
Full time course – 18 weeks – 3 days per week.

£10,500.  Price includes a full hairdressing kit

Finance plan is available. 

DepositPay in Full

Experience Required:

No experience required.

We also offer an internship that you can undertake at the same time as you take this course.

The Nicky Oliver Academy Beginners NVQ Level 2 course is an intensive, practical course, designed to cater for students with little or no knowledge of the hairdressing profession.

Delivered over 2 or 3 days each week, you will learn basic and up-to-date hairdressing skills along with the theory and technical knowledge required to become a professional stylist.

Classes are small to ensure each individual receives the correct amount of training according to their individual needs, you will be continually assessed throughout the course and will be working towards gaining your NVQ level 2 and the Nicky Oliver Academy Diploma in Hairdressing + Level 2 barbering.

Students must reach the minimum standards required to qualify for the Nicky Oliver diploma.

Your age and experience is immaterial, your enthusiasm, an interest in the profession and your willingness to change your career,

along with our proven teaching methods, which are delivered in a relaxed and friendly environment, will ensure that you progress towards
gaining your qualification.


  • Consultation Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Shampoo & Conditioning
  • Basic Colouring
  • ColourTheory
  • Basic Cutting
  • CuttingTheory
  • Blow Drying
  • High lighting
  • Basic Perming winding
  • Health & Safety
  • Basic Hair-Up
  • Basic men’s hair


Beginners NVQ level 2

Nicky Oliver opened the doors of his spacious five storey Manchester hairdressing school back in 1990 in Manchester’s eclectic Northern Quarter.Read More


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Contact us

Speak to our team to find out which course is right for you

T +44 (0) 161 410 0603

32 Oldham Street,Lower Ground,

Northern Quarter,


M1 1JN

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