Hairdressing VTCT Diploma Level 3

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Cut, colour, dress, and style hair with this advanced programme. You will learn hairdressing techniques such as colouring, correcting, and cutting. you’ll create a personal portfolio that showcases your hairdressing skills. You’ll also keep up-to-date with hairdressing trends as you step up your practical styling and hair care knowledge and skills


Who is this course for?

If you’re in year 11 or 12 and are looking to take the next steps towards your career these courses are for you. Our vast selection of vocational courses span a range of subjects and combine academic study with practical skills. Study in industry standard facilities and use our industry links to prepare for progression.

Benefits / Skills

  • Provide hairdressing consultation support for colleagues
  • Style and dress hair using professional techniques.
  • Colour and cut hair to create a variety of looks.
  • Deliver effective hair colour correction services.
  • Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at grade 4 or above and a level 2 hairdressing qualification

    Career Progression

    Progression may include a level 4 vocational qualification, a degree, or relevant employment.

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    Course Details


    1 year

    Study Type

    Part time

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    Course Facts


    Benefit from partnerships and opportunities with Lidos Productions, The Carriageworks, and Steiner. |Take advantage of our strong links with leading employers Wella, Goddess Electrical, HD Brows, Sterex, Urban Decay, Treasure House of Makeup, Nouveau, and Dermalogica.

    Extra Curriculum

    Our practical rooms have been specially designed and built by experienced consultants to provide the college with first class commercial salons for hair and beauty therapy and makeup studios for media makeup.

    Labour Market

    By 2024, the hairdressing and barber sector in Leeds is predicted to grow by 3.3%. (EMSI, 2019)

    School of Hair, Beauty & Media Makeup
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