Hairdressing Level 3 (19+ Year Old Learners) Part-Time

The Hairdressing Diploma Level 3 programme is aimed at level 2 stylists wishing to learn the skills needed to become a senior stylist. Emphasis is placed on students working to an advanced level and developing their individual skills and talents. When not working on real-life clients, you are taught through a number of practical sessions and assessments, alongside classroom sessions and guided assignments.

Course Content

Hairdressing Level 3 Diploma units may include the following:

  • Monitoring and Maintaining Health and Safety in the Salon
  • Consultation Support
  • Cut Women’s Hair to Create a Variety of Looks
  • Style Women’s Hair Using a Variety of Techniques
  • Colour Hair to Create a Variety of Looks
  • Colour Correction
  • Perm Hair to Create a Variety of Looks
  • Creative Hairdressing Design Skills
Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs (grades A*-E / 9-3), including English and maths. Entry on to Level 3 is subject to satisfactory completion of the Level 2 qualification.

Kit Costs

Uniform: £40.00*

Practical Kit (including text book): £60*

*All prices indicated must be considered as estimated and prices may change without notice.

Career Opportunities

Employment in industry at a supervisory level, technical support with major product manufacturers, television/film studios, cruise liners or leisure complexes.

Course Progression

Students could progress to higher education courses, such as a Foundation Degree in Salon Management.

Hairdressing Level 3 (19+ Year Old Learners) Part-Time
LevelLevel 3
DurationOne Year
Study ModePart-Time
CampusColchester Institute
Start DateSeptember 2019
AttendanceVariable hours per week for part-time learners
Fee(s)19+: £3,345


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