Hairdressing apprenticeships

Hairdressing Apprenticeships in Norwich, Norfolk

Anglian Academy offers apprenticeships for people in the age group of 16–24 years in Norwich, Norfolk, South Suffolk and North Suffolk. You will have the opportunity to experience all aspects of the hairdressing or barbering industry. This includes both the theory and practical skills behind cutting, colouring, and other related tasks.

Earn while you learn

Apprenticeships are ‘on the job’ training and, as such they are also an employee. As an employee the apprentice is entitled the national minimum wage.

You can check the current minimum wage rate by clicking on this link: 

UK National Minimum Wages

Raising The Participation Age

Young people must continue in education or training until the end of the academic year in which they reach their 18th birthday. 

For young people who don’t want to continue full time education and would love to work in the hairdressing industry can become an apprentice, as they will be receiving training one day a week from us and learning on the job in their salon.

Apprenticeship Standards

The new qualification for Apprentices will be coming into effect from May 2017. These standards were written by employers and the main difference is the end assessment. We will be holding a meeting in the near future to discuss the future of Apprenticeships.
Get in touch today

Do you want to pursue a career as a hairdresser in North Suffolk, South Suffolk, Norwich and the wider Norfolk area?

The fully qualified hairdressing tutors at Anglian Academy offer barbering and hairdressing training for employers and their employees in Norwich, Norfolk. Apprentices will undertake a programme of training tailored to meet their needs. 

They could be working towards gaining NVQ at levels 2 and/or 3 and qualifications in Functional Skills, Maths and English, Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS). Our qualified and experienced tutors will assess your skills and knowledge. 

To ensure each learner receives the correct amount of training, we allow a maximum of 8 students per class in our fully equipped training salon. Apprenticeships are on the job training and as such, they are also an employee and are entitled to the national minimum wage. Read some of the frequently asked questions and information, advice and guidance and qualities of hairdresser-barber documents.

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Employer information

We have fully qualified tutors who are also practising hairdressers. During practical classes, we aim for your apprentices to practise on models provided by us or brought in by the learner. If this is not possible, we will use a training head. We endeavour to provide delivery options to suit all employer requirements.

Apprenticeships – The Apprenticeship for all levels will include the NVQ in Hairdressing or Barbering, Functional Skills Levels 1 and/or 2 and Employee Rights and Responsibilities

Training delivery methods

We endeavour to meet the training requirements of employers and their apprentices.  This could mean the traditional route of the Academy delivering all the NVQ theory, practical and assessments or if you would like to take on some of the practical training, and if you have an in salon assessor,  the assessments.

Contact us today to find out how we can meet your training requirements, whether it is for your apprentice or your qualified staff with our training courses.

For barbering or hairdressing apprenticeships in Norwich, Norfolk call Anglian Academy on 
01603 886 969 
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