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Hairdressing Level 1 Diploma at Swindon College

Course description

At Swindon College, you will be assigned a personal tutor who will guide you through the whole process by demonstration and workshop sessions. More than half your time at college will be spent in our high-tech, professional salons whilst essential knowledge is gained by task based learning.

Course content

On this course you will gain the basic fundamental skills required in the industry including:

  • Health and Safety
  • Consultation
  • Shampoo and Condition
  • Styling
  • Temporary Colouring
  • Plaiting and Twisting
  • Reception Duties
  • Industry Related Work Experience
  • Directed Study

Alongside your hairdressing course you will also be completing maths and English which is a fundamental part of working within the hairdressing industry.

Entry requirements

Admission is subject to a successful interview to demonstrate enthusiasm, good communication skills and a creative interest. Successful candidates should have a minimum of three GCSEs at grade D including English.

Future opportunities

You can progress on to Level 2 Hairdressing, extending your course for a further year to qualify at Stylist level.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Swindon College directly.

Last updated date: 29 April 2016

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