Hairdressing Advanced Certificate at Derby College
You will take your skills and knowledge to an advanced level on this rewarding course which leads to a vocationally related qualification from City & Guilds. There are optional units to suit your individual needs and interests as you prepare for more senior hairdressing roles.
- Monitoring and maintaining health and safety practice in the salon
- Consultation support for colleagues on hair services
- Cutting women’s hair in various styles
- Styling and dressing hair using a variety of techniques
- Colouring hair
You need to have successfully completed a Level 2 Hairdressing qualification as well as Functional Skills up to Level 2 or GCSE Maths and English at grade C and above.
You will be assessed by a range of methods including practical observation, online tests, assignments and preparing a portfolio of evidence. Assessments are on-going throughout the year and some practical assessments are carried out on paying clients.
Maths and English will be assessed through a controlled assessment or final exam.
The teaching staff will advise you on the wide range of opportunities available. These include progression to the Level 4 programme. If taking your knowledge further on a College course, you will continue to develop your skills in maths and English.
You can progress your career in salons, in technician roles or in self-employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Derby College directly.