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Level 3 Diploma in Womens Hairdressing at Henley College Coventry

Course description

This is the qualification needed to work as a stylist. You will practice all aspects of hairdressing services on a wide range of customers within our newly refurbished commercially equipped salon.

You will be studying key areas, including:

  • Consultation services
  • Advanced cutting skills
  • Advanced colouring
  • Providing colour correction
  • Hair extentions (optional)
  • Creatively styling and dressing hair
  • Contributing to the planning and complementation of promotional activities

As part of this study programme you will work towards English and Maths. This will provide you with the skills needed to perform confidently,effectively and independently in learning,life and work.
You will enjoy visits to hair and beauty exhibitions. Work experience is an essential part of this study programme and you will be regularly entering competitions to improve their creative skills.

Assignments, practical assessments on all practical units, and external online examinations.

You will need to have completed a full level 2 in Hairdressing before they can join this study programme. You will need a successful interview and a trade test will be required to demonstrate skills. A minimum of functional skills level 1 working towards a level 2.

If you are intending to progress to University after college please note that the majority of Universities will expect a grade C English and maths GCSE and you will need to consider this when applying for a level three course. The College offers English and maths GCSE retakes with specific entry requirements.

The skills gained from this course will make you highly employable within the hairdressing industry. You could progress onto the level 2 in Barbering, work in salons, become a salon manager,salon owner or work in a health club or on a cruise liner.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 30 October 2017
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