This study programme will enable you to achieve a Level 1 Diploma in Hairdressing and successful completion of the programme will enable you to progress to L2 Hairdressing if you meet the entry requirements for the L2 course.
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This is a full-time one-year course
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The course consists of theoretical lessons, combined with the development of practical skills. Both courses are college-based and you will also continue to develop your skills in Maths and English.
Hair units include shampooing & blowdrying, plaiting, basic colouring as well as developing your awareness of the hair & beauty industries. You will also cover basic manicure, nail art and face painting to enhance your artistic abilities for photoshoots and hairshows . You will also study English and Maths functional skills together with units from the personal and social developments syllabi.
Assessment includes written assignments and practical observations.
Fees for 2018/19: £1,110
Please note: Fees are for 2018/19 entry and are for home and
EU students. Students aged 16 to 18, or those aged 16 to 25 who have a valid
EHCP, are not charged for course fees. For more information about financial
support for students, please
Students will be expected to buy their own materials for the course, including a uniform, kit and book. These can be ordered at enrolment from nominated suppliers
Three GCSEs at Grade 3 plus a good reference and successful completion of pre-interview written task. If students do not possess a grade 3 in English, then a minimum of E3 must be achieved in English at initial assessment.
Successful students who receive the Level 1 qualification in Hair can progress on to a Level 2 hairdressing qualification. Successful students who achieve the Level 1 qualification in Beauty can progress on to Level 2 Beauty.
Potential career routes in the Hair and Beauty industry:
Last updated – 9/7/18