The Saloon

Broad and General Education:

BGE is planned through the Es and Os at Early, First, Second and some experiences at Third Level of Curriculum for Excellence.

  • Rules of working in the Salon.
  • Dressing appropriately in the Salon.
  • Personal hygiene with hair.
  • Washing hair.
  • Drying hair with a hair dryer.
  • Using straighteners on hair.
  • Self and peer assessment.

Literacy, Numeracy and Health and Wellbeing embedded.

SENIOR PHASE. National 4

  • Washing and blow drying hair.
  • Basic styling of hair.
  • Shampoo and set.
  • Using curling techniques.
  • Awareness of colouring techniques.
  • Hygiene around use of equipment.
  • Identifying dress code for work.
  • Self and peer assessment.

Literacy, numeracy and health and wellbeing embedded.

IDL. Themed weeks.

  • The commonwealth games: Braiding.
  • The Scottish week: Study on famous Scottish hairdressers.
  • Health and Wellbeing week:  A study on safety using chemicals in the Salon.