AM - Active Development Message.

::: PLEASE BE AWARE THIS SECTION OF THE SITE IS UNDER ACTIVE DEVELOPMENT! :::
...

Hairdressing NC

(SCQF level 5)

Hair & Beauty, Faculty of Leisure and Lifestyle

Apply Now
COURSE FULL - WAITING LIST ONLY

Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

27th Aug 2018, 1 year

27th Aug 2018, 1 year

Location

City Campus

Overview

If you want to pursue a career in hairdressing, this course can help you master the basic skills you'll need. You'll have the chance to take part in a wide range of activities including competitions, presentations, workshops and demonstrations.

Work experience is an essential part of the course, so you'll need to find a work placement at a hairdressing salon one day per week.

This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 5. For more information on the framework visit: www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • Two National 4 qualifications; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications or experience.

Additional selection requirements

  • Entry is based on a successful interview, where you’ll be expected to show good communication skills and an understanding of the Hairdressing Industry.
  • Under EU law, you must be at least 16 years of age by 30th September 2018.

What you study

You'll study:

  • Shampoo, Condition and Scalp Massage.
  • Blow Drying Techniques.
  • Setting and Winding Techniques for Hair.
  • Ladies' Hairdressing: Basic Cutting Categories.
  • How to Mix, Apply and Remove Hair Colour.
  • Selling Skills.
  • Applying Practical Skills.

After the course

Careers

If successful, you could progress to a junior hairdresser role.

Continuing Study

On successful completion of the course, students can apply for NC Ladies Hairdressing Level 6.

  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    27th Aug 2018, 1 year
  • Location:
    City Campus