SVQ Level 1 SCQF Level 4

Ambition Centre for Training offers fully accredited Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) up to Level 3.  SVQs are work-based qualifications designed by practitioners in the field who have set levels of occupational competence. For hairdressing and beauty they have been designed by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA).

The Hairdressing SVQ Level 1 SCQF Level 4 qualification consists of a combination of units, four of which are mandatory. MANDATORY UNITS Prepare for Hair Services and Maintain Work AreasContribute to the Development of Effective Working RelationshipsBlow Dry HairShampoo and Condition Hair OPTIONAL UNITS Assist with Salon Reception DutiesAssist with Hair Colouring and Lightening Services Candidates who achieve the Level 1 qualification can move on to a higher level if required. This option can be discussed with an assessor.