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City and Guilds VRQ Level 3 Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing at Andover College

Course description

This course builds on prior knowledge and skills from Level 2 preparing you to progress onto NVQ Level 3 within a realistic working environment and preparing you for the world of work. The department has two commercial themed salons fitted with excellent facilities to match that of industry, and four training salons all fitted with top of the range equipment.
The staff are all fully trained to advanced level, and have considerable experience of working within the industry as salon owners, working in film and theatre, winning competitions and providing a fun and exciting environment.

To be a successful student you will need to have a keen interest in fashion, be a team player, enjoy working with members of the public, great communicator and listener and a happy personality.


At this level students must be able to self-study and commit to additional activities outside of the classroom.We provide extracurricular enrichment such as: trips abroad, competition work, studio tours abroad, involvement with productions, visit to The Hair Show, industry shows, community projects.

Entry requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing or equivalentFive years or more salon experience

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year

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