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NQ HAIRDRESSING LEVEL 5

  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5
  • Course Type:   Full-time

NQ HAIRDRESSING LEVEL 5

This course is aimed at those interested in a career in the hairdressing industry, and offers possible progression on to NC level 6 hairdressing.

Read about Chitambo Ramsay's West Lothian College experience here

 

  • NC HAIRDRESSING LEVEL 5

    What the course includes

    The course covers essential hairdressing skills. You will learn all the skills needed to become a stylist from shampooing, blow-drying hair, haircutting (ladies and gents) and colouring work. You will also have a commercial night where you will work on your own clients within a salon environment. We will also have guest speakers who will come in to the college who will tell you about career options, do live demos and will keep you up to date with trends.

Why choose this course

We will also have guest speakers who will come in to the college who will tell you about career options, do live demos and will keep you up to date with trends..

Entry requirements

· At least two National 4s (including English) or equivalent

· You must be 16 years or over before November 2024

· ESOL Level 5 if required

· Must pass interview stage, practical/written task

You should also be motivated, enthusiastic and interested in the hairdressing industry.

We welcome applications from mature returners, including those who lack formal qualifications or who wish to change career direction.

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

  • Where it leads

    Education: Level 6 hairdressing

    Employment: junior role within a hairdressing salon.

Interview arrangements

· Welcome and course information

· Individual interview

· Written task

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds.  Click here to find out more

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