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Hairdressing Level 3 at Coleg y Cymoedd

Course description

This course has been designed for experienced learners or those with a Level 2 Hairdressing qualification for a career within an exciting customer focused Hairdressing profession.

This course includes all aspects of advanced practical hairdressing services. The theoretical underpinning knowledge will equip you for employment in all areas of the profession. The course is also aimed at stylist’s technicians, salon managers.

Course content

You will study: the creative art of cutting women’s hair, the artistic skill of colouring, imaginative dexterity of styling and dressing hair, and how to provide effective consultation support for colleagues.

To develop your skills further you will also be given the opportunity to study bridal hairstyling and also the technical colour correction unit.

Entry requirements

You will require a Level 2 Hairdressing Diploma or equivalent. Experienced stylists will also be considered. .

You will also be required to undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.


You will be assessed via a range of methods which include continual assessment, through observation of your practical work, the completion of a portfolio, theoretical evidence and assignment work. There are external examinations and Essential Skills portfolios. 

Financial information

FT Registration Fee - £20.00

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this programme you could seek employment as a stylist, educator for manufacturers, demonstrator, exhibitions and TV work, specialist hair colourists or technicians.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Coleg y Cymoedd directly.

Last updated date: 25 October 2016
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