An interview to assess suitability for the course and a test for adequate language, literacy and numeracy skills. This qualification is aimed at you if you are looking start a career as a hairdresser. This qualification is suitable for anyone over the age of 16 years and no prior qualifications are needed.
If you pursue a diploma in Hairdressing, you'll learn the skills to succeed in your area - for women's hairdressing. This course is suitable if you are just starting out in hairdressing or have some knowledge and basic skills in the industry.
This qualification covers a very wide range of skills and knowledge required for preparing to work in the hairdressing industry. Units covered are:
Working with in the hair industry
Health and safety
Shampoo and condition the hair & scalp
Promote products and services
Cut women's hair
Colour and lighten hair
The art of dressing hair
Create an image
Centres and providers work with local employers who will contribute to the knowledge and delivery of training. Employers will provide demonstrations and talks on the industry and where possible work placements will also be provided by the employers. This practically based training is ideal preparation for training on the job or specialist further study.
You learn at College through practical sessions, group discussions or assignments. You'll have access to a realistic hairdressing environment where you'll practise and demonstrate your skills. You will be assessed by tutors and assessors, using assignments, practical hairdressing tasks and online tests.
Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Hairdressing or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Hairdressing.
This qualification could lead to a job as a hairdresser working in one of the following establishments:
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.