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  • Start date:   August 2023
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 7
  • Course Type:   Full-time


HNC Hairdressing will inspire and motivate hairdressers to build on your previous qualifications and experience, through enhancing your creative skills and artistic abilities. This will be achieved through learning advanced hairdressing techniques and producing comprehensive portfolios.

  • What the course includes

    The course will include, advanced techniques within creative cutting, creative colouring, creative styling, as well as current social media skills in marketing.

Why choose this course

You will learn in a salon environment; guest speakers will tell you about career options; and additional courses will keep you up to date with trends. This includes adding value to your client experience, maximising salon revenue and increasing your professional image within the sector.

Entry requirements

  • SVQ Level 3 Hairdressing or equivalent
  • Industry experience working as a stylist.
  • Applicants must be employed in the hairdressing industry at time of application. Employer references are required.
  • You will be required to attend a skills assessment interview.
  • A hairdressing kit, appropriate protective clothing and textbooks are required.

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

  • Where it leads

    Employment: Management within a salon environment, trainer or progression onto teaching.

Interview arrangements

If selected for interview, you will be required to complete the follow:

  • Written task
  • Individual interview
  • Practical skills test
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