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  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5
  • Course Type:   Schools Course


Please be aware this course is now full. If you apply, you will receive a course full email and if place was to become available we would be in contact but we cannot guarantee this. Some courses still have availability- please check the website for update information on course availability.


This one-year exciting course covers the skills required to enter the hairdressing industry. You will work in our salons providing a realistic industry environment and gain essential practical experience.

Days: Fridays
1 year

  • What the course includes

    Throughout the course, you will have practical sessions delivering basic hairdressing services. You will work with mannequins and peers to create styles.

    You will work in our Platinum salon where you will be working with others and assisting to gain a realistic working environment.

    You will also cover Employability skills and learn about health and safety in the salon.

    You will also be able to compete in our in house competitions and our AHT to showcase your skills.

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Why choose this course

By doing this course You will gain a good understanding of the hairdressing profession and practical experience of working and assisting in our industry-standard Platinum Salon.

Students who have completed this course have successfully moved on to the higher levels, stating that this course gave them the confidence to progress and a great introduction to a career in hairdressing.

Entry requirements

A keen interest in hairdressing


    Where it leads

    This qualification will teach you employability skills which will allow you to enter the industry as a junior or continue your studies to the next level (Level 4/5 Hairdressing) to advance your hairdressing skills.

Interview Arrangements

We will invite you for interview at which we will give you information about the course and a one-to-one interview, and ask you to complete a written task.

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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.