Colouring and Lightening Hair Certificate

Course Overview

The aim of the qualification is to provide the learner with the skills and knowledge to colour the hair using basic colouring techniques.

The skills developed by the learner will include:

  • Quasi/Semi permanent colour - full head application
  • Permanent/ Lightening colour - regrowth application
  • Permanent colour - pull through/ weave application
  • Lightening colour - pull through/weave application

Updated July 2018

Entry Requirements

City & Guilds Level 2 VRQ Certificate in Cutting Womens Hair (or working towards).

Other qualifications will be considered as an entry requirement should someone wish to complete the qualification as a refresher and gain an up to date qualification

City & Guilds Hairdressing (Basic)
NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing
Identified apprenticeships in hairdressing

Course Delivery

The course will involve practical skills development on practice heads and assesments on clients.
There will also be theory imput and a range of written tasks / online exams.

Progression Opportunities

Progression onto other related courses (both full and part time) in hairdressing, beauty and holistic therapies.

Additional Information

Course cost is £165

Kit Cost: £64.08 plus £20 portfolio / consumables 

Students will be expected to wear black or purchase a college tunic if they wish.

Students willing to enrol will need to attend a guidance session at Broadway Centre - contact for available dates



Course deliverable in Welsh


Detailed Course Information

Where and when can I study?

Start Date: Wed 2 Oct 2019 | Course Code: C2C1509 ETC | Cost: £180

Level 2   Wed   6-9pm   20 weeks   Tycoch  

An interview is required