Cutting Womens Hair Certificate

Course Overview

The aim of this qualification is to provide the learner with the skills and knowledge to cut and dress women's hair.

The skills developed by the learner will include basic cutting to include one length and layered looks and dressing the hair to include blow drying, setting and dressing long hair. 

Learners will achieve related units in -

  • Working in the hair industry
  • Health and safety.
  • Shampooing and conditioning the hair and scalp

Updated July 2018

Entry Requirements

The course is suitable for students who have no previous hairdressing experience.

ESOL Students - Level 1 Qualification

Level 1 Qualifications or GCSE equivalents.


Course Delivery

The course will involve practical skills development on practice heads and assesments on clients.

There will also be theory input and a range of written tasks / online exams.  

Progression Opportunities

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

Additional Information

Course cost is £270.

There will be an additional kit cost of £111.25 and £10 cost for portfolio material.

Students will be expected to wear black or purchase a college tunic if they wish. Students wishing to enrol will need to attend a guidance session at the Broadway Centre - contact us for available dates.

Broadway Hair and Beauty Centre, Tycoch
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