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Hairdressing (QCF) Diploma Level 3 at Acacia Training & Development Ltd

Course description

This qualification is for hairdressers who already have a level 2. The learner needs to have gained some experience after completing the level 2 and needs to have their own clients. Units in this qualification include;- Monitor procedures to safely control work operations Promote additional services or products to customers Provide hairdressing consultation services Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques

Course content

This qualification takes you through more advanced hair techniques than the level 2 Diploma. It is for anyone who has already gained a good working knowledge of the fundamentals of hairdressing

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you must be able to demonstrate your competence in a real working environment. This Level 3 Diploma is often a progression route from the NVQ or QCF Diploma at Level 2

Future opportunities

The Skills Funding Agency requires Acacia Training to choose Advanced Apprenticeship funding over any other form of funding where there is a choice. The Advanced Apprenticeship is now available for all ages (subject to eligibility) and is made up of a framework of the QCF Diploma and Functional Skills at level 2 in Maths and English.

The NVQ is also available commercially to those who are not eligible for funding at a price of £2200 +VAT.

For learners aged 24+ this qualification is funded through a learner loan


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Acacia Training & Development Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: This is a technical qualification which can take between 18 and 24 months to achieve as a component of an Advanced Apprenticeship.This course can be started at any time
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  • Number of planned places: 100