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Hairdressing NVQ Level 3 VTCT Diploma at Kidderminster College

Course description

The course covers all aspects of working in a unisex hairdressing salon including:

-Advice, consultation and health and safety
-Hair colour and colour correction service
-Styling and dressing hair to create a variety of looks
-Creative cutting
-Organisation of a hair show or photo shoot=

You will also have the opportunity to complete additional training courses, events and competitions.

Entry requirements

Level 2 Hairdressing NVQ or equivalent. Mature learners are welcome, a good standard of education is essential.


You will undertake three projects and six written exams and ongoing practical assessments. Work experience, functional skills or GCSE Maths and English are included in this programme.

Financial information

It will be necessary to purchase a kit and uniform with shoes (£TBC)

Future opportunities

Level 4 in Salon Management, Teacher Training certificate, A1 Assessors Award.

-Senior Stylist

-Senior Colour Technician

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college