Gain the skills you need for a successful career in hairdressing. Our highly qualified and industry renowned team will support you to develop your styling, cutting and colouring techniques to offer the latest trends commanded in this creative industry. By combining practical and theory classes, the team will encourage you to reach your full potential.

Distinction our hairdressing salons are based on the Hayes Campus and are open to the public, offering a wide range of treatments at a discounted price.  Students benefit from working with paying clients in a realistic work environment, under the supervision of our highly qualified staff.

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Update your knowledge and expand your treatment list with our professionally recognised beauty therapy qualifications.

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What’s it like in Hairdressing?

  • Develop your product knowledge further and keep on-trend by taking part in trips to industry exhibitions, workshops and visits from product reps and industry professionals.
  • Work with real clients in our Distinction salons using professional products including Wella and Goldwell.
  • Showcase your creativity at the annual hair show, various competitions and College photoshoots to develop your portfolio for potential employers.
  • Prepare for the world of work with our fantastic links with local salons and suppliers and take part in work experience.
  • Trade test for a range of salons including the world renowned Headmasters.
  • Previous students now work for a wide range of salons, including in the salons at Sky.
  • We have a range courses at Level 2 and Level 3 – look online to find out your starting point!


“I started on a Level 1 course and progressed up a level every year. The College salons are very professional and are the perfect place to learn - they have everything I need for my course. I would definitely recommend Uxbridge College to my family and friends.”

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Uxbridge College are a HABIA (Hair and Beauty Industry Authority) Member School.

HABIA are the standards setting agency for the hair and beauty sector. Providing quality approvals for training excellence, and the developers of all hair and beauty occupational standards.

Please click here for further details on how Uxbridge College benefits from being a HABIA Member School.