1st Edition

Hairdressing: Level 2
The Interactive Textbook

ISBN 9780415528672
Published June 21, 2012 by Routledge
440 Pages

USD $61.95

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Book Description

For Level 2 Hairdressing students on NVQ, SVQ and VRQ courses

A genuinely new and innovative way for students to study hairdressing, this new textbook is supported with extensive multimedia material and activities at no extra cost. Some books include a few videos and basic materials, but this book comes with over 250 free activities to improve learning. Online multimedia and multiple-choice questions for on-going assessment are also included as well as links to other resources such as images and videos. The elearning resources are included in every chapter and complement the textbook content and will help students from the start of their qualification until they pass.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction  2. Health and Safety  3. Create a Positive Impression  4. Advise and Consult  5. Reception Duties  6. Promote Additional Services or Products  7. Effectiveness at Work  8. Shampoo, Condition and Treat the Hair and Scalp  9. Style and Finish Hair  10. Set and Dress Hair  11. Cutting Hair  12. Colour Hair  13. Perm and Neutralise Hair  14. Plait and Twist Hair  15. Dry and Finish Men’s Hair  16. Cut Men’s Hair  17. Cut Facial Hair to Shape.  Glossary

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Alison Read and Charlotte Church work with ATT Training to produce the best multimedia blended eLearning materials available for hairdressing training. They have achieved this by working with the best hairdressers, product manufacturers and salons, as well as great colleges and training centres.


'The books are very visual and the images used are very clear and concise. Information is well written and will be easy for the students to comprehend.'  Tammy Ogden, Boston College

'I really like the books and the interactive nature of them with the links to the online activities.  The book is clearly set out with clear infomation and references. It is pitched well at Level 2 learners with imagery to support learning.'  Lynne Maguire, Francesco Group Academy

'Very visual and informative'  Lynne Brocklesby, Boston College

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