Course Information

City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Hairdressing

City & Guilds

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.


This course is suited to students interested in developing their existing hairdressing skills. Students will be trained in a realistic working environment in the college’s state of art salons. Students will experience the normal day to day running of a hairdressing salon and will engage with customers. This will ensure students are ready to begin an exciting journey within this creative industry. This course will open various pathways for progression.

Additional Information

This course is delivered in one year. Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit upon commencement of the programme. _x000D_

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to purchase a uniform on commencement of the programme.

Course Content

Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon,Consultation support for colleagues on hair services ,Style and dress hair using a variety of techniques ,Colour hair to create a variety of looks ,Cut women’s hair to create a variety of looks andBridal hair

Optional Modules

Not applicable

Assessment Method

A combination of practical observations and on-line theory tests are used to assess this qualification. _x000D_

Progression Opportunities

This qualification can lead to employment within the hairdressing industry and progression to a Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing, Level 2/3 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up or Level 4 unit in Hair Colour Correction. _x000D_

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing or equivalent. Applications are welcome from students without formal qualifications but have been working in the industry for more than three years. These students will be invited to undertake a practical test to demonstrate level 2 competence. _x000D_