Hairdressing (L3 Diploma)

Course Overview

During this one year course you will develop your hairdressing skills and work on clients in a commercial salon environment. You will be expected to attend work experience for one day per week across the 36 week course in a salon of your choice.

  • Health and safety
  • Consultation
  • Creative cutting
  • Creative colour techniques
  • Colour correction
  • Creatively style and dress hair
  • Creatively dress long hair

Updated October 2021

Entry Requirements

A minimum of three GCSEs grade C or above including maths, English and preferably science or equivalent Essential Skills Wales (ESW) communication and application of number. 

Or you will need to have a related qualification i.e. NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing with good basic hairdressing skills and a good understanding of hairdressing theory.

Course Delivery

All units are delivered modular and assessments are continuous (to include practical observations and written tests.)

Progression Opportunities

Employment opportunities include working as a senior stylist in a salon, cruise ships or becoming a salon owner.

Additional Information

All students will be required to purchase a Level 3 hairdressing kit, uniform etc (funding for this may be available).

Trips may be run and there will be a cost of approximately £90, plus spending money.

Broadway Hair and Beauty Centre, Tycoch
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