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Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing

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Course Code
LP00131
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1 year full-time course.
3 days a week in college 9 am till 4.45

Learners will need to attend some evening sessions

Timetables will be shared in induction
Department
Hairdressing & Barbering
Start Date
05 Sep 2024
End Date
20 Jun 2025
Course Overview
The Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing is for learners seeking a career as a Stylist.

This qualification is based on Hairdressing National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK's lead hairdressing professional association (The Hairdressing Council) as being fit for purpose for preparing learners for a career as a Senior Hairdresser/Stylist.

This course is a mixture of theory and advanced practical skills. The development of a range of additional technical skills focus on colouring, cutting and styling techniques will enhance creativity and professionalism.

Throughout the course, learners will build a portfolio of their work which will be used as assessment evidence. The programme provides the skills and personal qualities that employers and Higher Education Institutions require.

The Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing consists of the following units
● Cut hair using a combination of techniques
● Creatively colour and lighten hair
● Hairdressing consultation services
● Creatively style and dress hair
● Hair colour correction services

Learners will be completing regular work experience sessions the commercial salon at Yale, Salon Ial whilst studying their qualifications. Developing Employability skills is a fundamental aspect of this course

The L3 qualification also includes specific units on ‘Business in the Hair Industry’. This will endeavour to support our learners in gaining a greater understanding of setting up and maximising the success of their Businesses and those in which they will be working.

In addition to the Level 3 hairdressing qualification, the learning area programme consists of the following compulsory elements to the course:

Essential Skills Wales training and assessments
Development of Welsh language skills
All learners must complete a Work Placement

Please note that your timetable may include some evening sessions. Dates will be provided by your tutor on Induction.

Please note that a kit and uniform are required to be able to study this course.
Coursework is by continuous assessment and learners can gain a Pass, Merit or Distinction.
Successful completion of the Hairdressing Level 2 qualification.
Progression routes for learners will be to HE or to work within the Hairdressing sector. Learners wishing to progress to HE will require sufficient UCAS points for postgraduate study.

Career opportunities are available within a salon as a stylist, supervisor or colour specialist.
Some courses may require kit lists to be purchased. Please see attached kit list for further information.
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