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Hairdressing Level 3 at EKC Group

Course description

Perfect if you want to develop your skills and learn more specialised hair services in order to work as a Senior Stylist or self-employed Hairdresser.

Course content

You’ll learn advanced perming, cutting and colouring techniques, as well as how to create advanced hair styles for special occasions. You will also learn the basics of salon management to help you in your future career.

You will also learn skills in promoting products and services and advanced consultation skills.

You can look forward to the opportunity to undertake work experience placements in our commercial salon or in salons in the local area.

Entry requirements

4 Cs or 4s and a relevant full level 2.


You will learn through practical demonstrations, and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Financial information

Additional expenses to consider include:
Kits £100 (approx.)
Uniform £60 (approx.)
Commodities £30 (approx.)
Trip £ 30 (approx.)

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. If you are aged 19 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part time.

Future opportunities

On successful completion you could gain employment within the hairdressing industry in salons, on cruise ships or you could become a self-employed hairdresser.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 05 March 2018
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    • EKC Group's Broadstairs College is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.