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City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma for Cutting and Styling Technicians at Kingston College

Course description

This course aims to provide learners with a range of specialist practical skills and technical knowledge required to gain employment as a senior stylist within the hairdressing or Barbering industry or progress onto further training. Achievement of this qualification demonstrates to an employer that you have the skills and knowledge of health and safety and customer service, as well as practical skills such as advanced cutting and colouring.

Course content

The course offers the opportunity to gain advanced hairdressing and barbering techniques to help with career progression. Units studied include consultations, creative cutting, colouring & styling, colour correction and cutting men’s hair. Work experience is a requirement of this course.

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Entry requirements

Level 2 in Hairdressing, GCSE in either English or Mathematics at grade C/4 or above.

A successful interview, satisfactory reference and diagnostic screening are also required.

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Future opportunities

Level 4 HNC Hair & Beauty Management providing the entry requirements are met or employment within a salon or the hairdressing industry.

Further information

For more information please contact our Admissions Team on 020 8268 3073 or email


How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 October 2017
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    • The site at Kingston Hall Road is the College's main site and houses the Student Registry and Welfare departments as well as Deli KC and the ACT Theatre.  The Arena Sports facility and Arena Hair and Beauty are both attached to this building, which also houses the central administration facility for the College.