This course is perfect if you’d like to master and perfect your hairdressing techniques and become a qualified hairdresser.
You’ll learn advanced hair cutting, styling, perming and colouring techniques, including promotional and photographic work.
You can expect to spend your time at our dedicated Wheeler Gate salon in a busy commercial environment, to gain valuable experience on a variety of customers.
With our dedicated staff, great facilities and top-of-the-range products such as Wella, you will be challenged throughout your course to become the best hairdresser possible.
You will also have the opportunity to participate in our end of year hair show and gain valuable industry experience in a salon placement.
Start: 5th September 2022
Course code: C018896 / Q018897
Level 3 City & Guilds Diploma in Hairdressing
You’ll need to have completed a Level 2 vocational qualification in a related field and have gained 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths.
You’ll complete a range of practical observations and written assignments, including end of unit exams, building a portfolio of your work.
Choose to follow with further study on a Level 3 Barbering programme, or to progress into industry as a qualified hairdresser in a salon or into self-employment. You could also move into a career in the TV and film industry or perhaps into teaching the next generation of hairdressers.
You will need to buy a kit and uniform. Kit and uniform costs are to be confirmed and will be discussed at interview.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.
If you are aged 19 or over you may still be eligible for funding. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!
If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.