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Introduction to Hairdressing (Level 1 City & Guilds Certificate) - Full-time

A female hairdressing student putting hair spray on a client's hair in a salon

Course outline

This course is perfect if you are interested in stepping into a career in the hair and beauty industry, as this course will be the start of your journey.

You’ll learn how to correctly shampoo and condition hair, and styling techniques including plaiting, twisting and pinning.

You can expect lots of hands-on learning in our well-equipped hair and beauty salons to ensure you master all of the necessary skills.

You will also complete a range of practical and written assignments. As part of your course, you will also be required to obtain work experience.

How to apply for this course

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Location Date
The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 13th September 2021

Course code: C021751 / Q021753

Qualification

Level 1 City & Guilds Certificate in Hairdressing

Duration

1 year

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 3–1 (D–G), including English Language and Maths at grades 3-1 (D–G) or a relevant Entry 3 vocational qualification.

Assessment

You will complete assignments, practical work, tests and coursework.

Progression

Choose to follow with further study at Nottingham College on a Level 2 hair, beauty or make-up course.

Additional information

There is an additional material cost for kit, equipment and uniform which must be purchased prior to enrolment, this is still to be confirmed and you can discuss this at interview.

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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