Posted by LibeRaCe on May 7, 2010
This new online training programme from Mimas launched on the 6th May. The programme can be linked to NVQ Levels 1, 2 and 3 Hairdressing and NVQ Levels 2 and 3 for Barbering.
An easy to navigate and well laid out site, you do not need to log in to access the resources. Topics covered include sections for Male and Female cuts, full lessons on multiple topics such as Skincare, Blowdrying, Health & Safety and also a useful section on Equipment and Skills.
Bonus features include the video demonstrations available and you can also download quizzes and worksheets to help.
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Posted by LibeRaCe on February 22, 2008
This resource can now be accessed via the Novell log-in screen at
Novell/Mulitmedia & Reference/Online Refernce/Hairdressing Training
Double click on the icon to open the resource
You will not need a password while opening the resouce on campus.
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Posted by LibeRaCe on January 28, 2008
Step by step guides for ladies and mens cuts
Text and picture instructions
Powerpoint presentation tutorials
Test Questions for each topic
PDF notes to download
Equipment glossary, including cutting tools and styling products
Lessons on hair analysis, perming and dressing long hair
Have you applied for your ATHENS account yet?
This gives you free access to all the on-line library resources on the college network and at home - ask in the library for details or download a form in Moodle.
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Posted by LibeRaCe on December 21, 2007
Subject Finder (developed by Lambeth College) provides access to high-quality web resources for academics, teachers, lectures and students categorised by subject areas across many FE disciplines. It is designed to search only educational websites, without users being overwhelmed with a huge number of search results.
Find Online Resources for:
Construction Carpentry Engineering Electronics Sports
Travel & Tourism Accounting Beauty Therapy Social Care
Sign Language Sociology Arts & Crafts Charities Performing
and many more………
Previous posts on these subjects can be found by clicking the links on the left of the LibeRaCe home page.
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Posted by LibeRaCe on December 4, 2007
Hair and Beauty Information for salons, employees, trainers and students…
Based in Doncaster, Habia is the non-profit government approved standards setting body for hair, beauty, nails, spa therapy, barbering and African-Caribbean hair, and creates the standards that form the basis of all qualifications including NVQs, SVQs and Apprenticeships, as well as codes of practice.
See other beauty and hairdressing links in previous LibaRaCe posts
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Posted by LibeRaCe on December 3, 2007
The British Library have produced Industry Guides to help new businesses research their target market.
Containing both resource lists of useful reports and links to online information – they are a valuable asset to your marketing mix!
Useful for our fashion, beauty, wood occupations, sports, design, catering, music, tourism and film students!!
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Posted by LibeRaCe on October 26, 2007
Have you got what it takes?
Worldskills UK is on for 2008! Find out more information for your subject on their website and ask your tutors for more details…..
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Posted by LibeRaCe on September 20, 2007
No longer a fringe subject, there’s plenty online to keep you a-head of the game. The links below are a cut above the rest and will stop you tearing your hair out when writing your assignments……
Hairdressing Council, National Hairdressers Federation, British hairdressing Awards
Business Information with Hairfinder
Do you really know what you’re talking about??
Some simple techniques and the science behind it all….
What if your client has a problem?
Even the history of hairstyles through time! How do they compare with todays styles?
Magazines – Hairdressers Journal International (in library), Hairdressers Journal Interactive, Salon Business, HairCouncil Mag
Find all your library books at shelf number 646.7242
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