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Hairdressing C&G Diploma Level 3 (VRQ) at Kensington and Chelsea College

Course description

Want to create funky hairstyles, colours and cuts or work as a hairstylist or colourist on glamorous photo shoots and film sets? Or perhaps your dream is to run your own successful hairdressing business? Well, look no further. Our course gives you the next step on the ladder of success within the hairdressing industry. As well as updating your skills and theoretical knowledge, you’ll examine the management and financial aspects of owning or running a business and partake in our annual photoshoot.

You’ll be taught in KCC’s professionally run training salons where you’ll be able to perform services to perfect your skills on paying clients.

Entry requirements

As part of your learning experience and study programme, learners aged under 19 who don’t have English & Maths GCSE at A-C will be required to undertake this either at Functional skills level or GCSE level. 

Future opportunities

Job opportunities are endless – from working in a salon, a spa, on a cruise ship, fitness centre, freelancing, teaching or management 

Further information

Kensington and Chelsea College has two sites based near Kings Road in Chelsea – with its fashionable boutiques and cafes, and Notting Hill by Portobello Road – with its world famous markets and iconic stalls selling vintage and cutting edge fashion. 

Each year Kensington and Chelsea College hosts dozens of exhibitions, shows, master classes and networking opportunities to help students raise their profile and establish industry contacts even before they have left the College.

As a young person coming to college you can expect to be treated as an adult and be given access to a wide range of support should you need it:

• Careers support
• Study support
• Tutorial support

We also run a wide range of activities and services for students to help you get the very most of your time at college:

• Student Council
• Student News
• Hair and Beauty Salons at Kensington and Chelsea College
• Nursery

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kensington and Chelsea College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016
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