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Hairdressing Diploma Level 3

Practical Vs Theory


Course overview

Devel­op your pro­fes­sion­al and spe­cial­ist skills in hair­dress­ing through the study of advanced cut­ting and colour­ing tech­niques includ­ing cre­ative styling and dress­ing, cre­ative colour­ing and cut­ting and cut­ting Men’s hair.

You will gain prac­ti­cal expe­ri­ence in our on-site com­mer­cial salon and devel­op your hair design port­fo­lio work­ing on fash­ion shoots and competitions.


Entry Require­ments

You will require a recent Hair­dress­ing Lev­el 2 qual­i­fi­ca­tion or equiv­a­lent. If you are not pro­gress­ing as an inter­nal appli­ca­tion a trade test will be arranged to assess suitability.

Mature stu­dents may offer cur­rent expe­ri­ence in a salon as an alter­na­tive to for­mal qualifications. 

Stu­dents at this lev­el will also be expect­ed to obtain a rel­e­vant indus­try place­ment 2 days a week, to sup­port their progress on the course.

Poten­tial Future Career

Stu­dents on this course excel in com­pe­ti­tions, source excel­lent and reward­ing place­ments, and as a result have great rep­u­ta­tions for suc­cess and pro­gres­sion in to the industry.

On suc­cess­ful com­ple­tion of this course, you could progress to careers such as a Hair Styl­ist, Hair Colourist or as a Tech­ni­cal Rep­re­sen­ta­tive. You could also fur­ther your stud­ies with a HND in Salon Man­age­ment at university.

Course Con­tent

You will study the fol­low­ing units:

  • Cre­ative­ly Style and Dress Hair
  • Cre­ative­ly Cut Hair Using a Com­bi­na­tion of Techniques
  • Cre­ative­ly Colour and Light­en Hair
  • Pro­vid­ing Client Con­sul­ta­tion Services
  • Devel­op, enhance and Eval­u­ate your Cre­ative Hair­dress­ing Skills
  • Con­tribut­ing to the plan­ning, imple­men­ta­tion and eval­u­a­tion of pro­mo­tion­al activities
  • Cut Men’s Hairstyles

Course Trips

There maybe oppor­tu­ni­ties to vis­it Salon Inter­na­tion­al at Lon­don’s Excel where you can check out the lat­est devel­op­ments, get your hands-on new prod­ucts and see live demon­stra­tions.

You may also have the chance to get involved in com­pe­ti­tions such as the AHT (Asso­ci­a­tion of Hair­dressers & Ther­a­pists) Awards where the Col­lege have an envi­able rep­u­ta­tion for suc­cess, reg­u­lar­ly achiev­ing top places in the nation­al finals across mul­ti­ple categories.


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