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  • Start date:   August 2024
  • 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 course will be achieved through learning advanced hairdressing techniques and producing comprehensive portfolios.

Nova Bennett is studying HNC Hairdressing at West Lothian College, and she talks about her experience and her plans for the future, of further study & becoming a lecturer in hairdressing.

  • 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 to run your column, with seminars and live demos available keeping you up-to-date with the latest trends in the industry.

Further to this, students on this course will learn to add value to their client experience, maximising salon revenue and increasing their 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 with a pass on one to one questions and practical task.

· 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.

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    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:

· Individual interview

· Practical skills test – Haircut on a model

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.