Hairdressing is an extremely mobile and global career. Good hairdressers are in demand everywhere and have exciting career opportunities. This book will provide you with the knowledge and skills you will need to become a qualified hairdresser.
This second edition of David Bendell's authoritative text is totally in line with the updated hairdressing standards and current legislation covering the service sector and will enable you to gain the knowledge and skills required for the Hairdressing Industry Training Organisation unit standards at levels three, four and five.
The workbook style allows you to check your own learning.
- All illustrations have been redrawn and modernised.
- The text has been revised in response to feedback from hairdressing tutors.
- A section in full colour.
- A new, modern design.
David Bendell is well known throughout New Zealand as a leading hairdressing educator. He has had a long association with Wellington Polytechnic (now Massey University) as senior lecturer and lecturer-in-charge of Hairdressing within the School of Fashion. David has taught thousands of apprentices and trainees and has hosted workshops on special methods teaching techniques for hairdressing lecturers throughout New Zealand. He has worked on the committees of numerous hairdressing organisations, such as New Zealand Inter-coiffure, the National Hairdressing Council, the New Zealand Hairdressing Fellowship and the Apprenticeship and Syllabus/ Curriculum Committees. David is a past President of the Wellington Hairdressing Association as well as having been Chief National Examiner and Marker/Assessor for the Trades Boards and Qualifications Authority.
He qualified as a Hairdresser at the British Hairdressing Council.
As a qualified assessor of Adult Learning, Moderation of Work Place Assessment and Special Methods, David has a solid understanding of how hairdressing education and training should be delivered. He maintains an interest in a Wellington city salon as a stylist and trainer.
He is developing interactive multimedia learning packages for global access on the lnternet.