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Hairdressing Apprenticeship Level 3 at The World of Work Ltd

Course description

INTRODUCTION   In this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the underpinning theory. The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing is a job ready qualification based on National Occupation Standards for Hairdressing. You will develop the necessary knowledge and skills through working as a senior stylist in the workplace or work environment. This qualification is most suited for learners wishing to advance in their profession or to become a salon manager and / or owners. Throughout the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing you will be supervised by technical staff and assessed on your occupational competence. The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing has been designed to provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills and is focused on developing you as a highly proficient and occupationally competent professional hairdresser.

Hairdressing learners will gain exceptional experience for a range of careers within our Hair and Beauty Academy, learning in highly commercial salons and barbering facilities. At The World of Work Training Centre learners gain experience of the latest treatments including advanced Hairdressing by using high-end industry products learners can enjoy excellent employment opportunities locally, nationally and internationally.

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing is an advanced vocational qualification that specifically focuses on the development of advanced skills in women's hairdressing, supported by the relevant theoretical knowledge and understanding. The purpose of this qualification is to develop a high level of occupational ability to work in the hairdressing industry in an advanced position.

Course content

COURSE CONTENT A diverse range of additional skill certificates focusing on colouring, cutting and styling techniques will be available to enhance learning and further develop skills; the purpose of specialist qualifications is to develop a high level of occupational ability for those in education or industry.

The Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing consists of the following 9 units.

·       Monitor procedures to safely control work operations

·       Provide hairdressing consultation services

·       Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques

·       Promote additional services or products to customers

·       Colour hair using a variety of techniques

·       Provide colour correction services

·       Creatively style and dress hair

·       Creatively dress long hair

·       Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business

Entry requirements

The qualification is available for students who hold an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in hairdressing. 

Future opportunities

This qualification provides learners with the necessary understanding and skills to work as an advanced hairdresser. Progression opportunities also exist in the form of specialist vocationally related qualifications at level 3 and level 4.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The World of Work Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 14 December 2016

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