Hairdressing: The Foundations

Hairdressing: The Foundations : The Official Guide to Level 2, Revised 6th Edition

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This revised edition of Hairdressing: The Foundations is mapped to the new QCF hairdressing qualifications and is the ONLY guide to hairdressing fully endorsed by Habia! Following on the legacy of this leading textbook, this edition is packed full of cutting edge photographs, expert advice, stimulating activities, end-of-chapter revision questions and FREE online student resources to make learning engaging and fun! Written by two of the most respected authors in the training industry, the Palladino and Green texts have been trusted by generations of hairdressers and continue to engage and inspire learners training to succeed in the hairdressing industry. A range of fully blended online interactive teaching and learning resources are available to accompany this textbook, including a lecturer's e-teaching website; U2Learn, a student online learning solution; and Learning Assistant e-Portfolio which helps centres speed up the assessment and verification more

Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 218.44 x 274.32 x 25.4mm | 1,338.09g
  • Cengage Learning EMEA
  • Cengage Learning Vocational
  • Andover, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • w. ill.
  • 140803980X
  • 9781408039809
  • 153,152

Table of contents

Part one Generic Salon Skills Chapter one Unit G20 Make sure your actions reduce risks to health and safety Chapter two Unit G8 Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work Chapter three Unit G17 Give clients a positive impression of yourself and your organisation Chapter four Unit G4 Fulfil salon reception duties Part two Customer-centred services Chapter five Unit G7 Advise and consult with clients Chapter six Unit G18 Promote additional services or products to clients Part three Hairdressing Technical Services Chapter seven Unit GH8 Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp Chapter eight Unit GH10 Style and finish hair Chapter nine Unit GB5 Dry and finish men's hair Chapter ten Unit GH11 Set and Dress the Hair with Unit GH13 Plait and twist hair Chapter eleven Unit GH15 Attach hair to enhance a style Chapter twelve Unit GH12 Cut hair using basic techniques Chapter thirteen Unit GB3 Cut hair using basic barbering techniques Chapter fourteen Unit GB4 Cut facial hair to shape using basic techniques Chapter fifteen Unit AH21 Create basic patterns in hair Chapter sixteen Unit GH9 Change hair colour with Unit GB2 Change men's hair colour Chapter seventeen Unit GH14 Perm and neutralise hairshow more

About Martin Green

Leo Palladino (BA, M.I.T.) had a lifetime of success in hairdressing, trichology and training. As author of several market-leading hairdressing textbooks, Leo's far-reaching experience in the field of education has contributed to the development of hairdressing as 'the science' we know it to be today. Martin Green is a practising hairdresser with thirty years' experience at his Cheltenham based salon group Head Quarters. He is the author and co-author of Cengage's bestselling Begin Hairdressing: The Official Guide to S/NVQ Level 1 and Hairdressing, The Foundations: the official guide to S/NVQ level 2, has extensive industry experience, a firm background in training and has been a lecturer in college as well as a regional verifier for both Habia and City & more

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