Overview

I ico Earn 10 hours CPD for each completed course

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The MHDPro Health & Safety Certificate for Hairdressers & Barbers is designed to raise standards across the industry. With 15 training videos spread across 3 modules, you’ll need to achieve 70% or above in a multiple choice test to move on to the next video. Covering everything from consultation, cross-infection and infestation to working safety with chemicals and testing for allergies, this course will help you maintain safe methods of working in the salon and teach you about your legal duties. Once you’ve completed your course and passed all modules, you can download and display your VTCT & ITEC-endorsed certificate.

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Key health and safety considerations for hairdressers & barbers01

Maintain effective and safe methods of working in the salon environment

5 Videos|45 minutes

During Module 1, you will learn about the key health and safety considerations for your workplace, including your legal duties for good health and safety practice. On completion of the module, you will understand your employer’s and your own duties, how to work safely with chemicals, how to avoid dermatitis, how to prepare and maintain tools and equipment for services and the importance of the correct body position for you and your client.

During Module 1, you will learn about the key health and safety considerations for your workplace, including your legal duties for good health and safety practice. On completion of the module, you will understand your employer’s and your own duties, how to work safely with chemicals, how to avoid dermatitis, how to prepare and maintain tools and equipment for services and the importance of the correct body position for you and your client.

Consultation, cross-infection and infestation02

Safe Working Practices - Consultation, cross-infection and infestation

6 Videos|52 minutes

In Module 2, you will learn about the importance of providing a professional consultation, including the technical knowledge you must have about treatments, services, products and effective communication and observation. You will also expand your knowledge of the biology of the hair structure and skin, in addition to the contra-indications that you must identify before commencing client services.

In Module 2, you will learn about the importance of providing a professional consultation, including the technical knowledge you must have about treatments, services, products and effective communication and observation. You will also expand your knowledge of the biology of the hair structure and skin, in addition to the contra-indications that you must identify before commencing client services.

Hair and skin testing – Safe working practices03

Safe Working Practices - Tests and testing

4 Videos|14 minutes

In Module 3, you will learn about the essential element of any hairdressing consultation, which you must undertake before commencing a client service: hair and skin testing. You will learn how to identify the condition and strength of the cuticle and cortex, whether your client or their hair will be sensitive to chemical services, and how to determine the possible outcome of a chemical service.

In Module 3, you will learn about the essential element of any hairdressing consultation, which you must undertake before commencing a client service: hair and skin testing. You will learn how to identify the condition and strength of the cuticle and cortex, whether your client or their hair will be sensitive to chemical services, and how to determine the possible outcome of a chemical service.