Course Information


City & Guilds Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Paula.Hurson@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Tanya.Purvis@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Susan.Doyle@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Susan.Doyle@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Edel.McCullagh@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Sinead.Mcelhone@swc.ac.uk

Description

This Level 3 qualification enhances the underlying principles and practical skills required in hairdressing. It is designed to deliver a high level of occupational competence and provide a sound platform from which to progress into employment within the hairdressing industry. Work placement is an integral part of the course.

Additional Information

The college also will enhance the learning experience of students throughout the year to gain additional qualifications, engage with Industry Experts and participate in workshops relevant to the industry.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit upon commencement of the programme.

Course Content

The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing consists of the following units: Monitor and Maintain Health and Safety Practice in the Salon; Promote Additional Services or Products; Consultation; Cut Hair to Achieve a Variety of Looks; Style and Dress Hair using a Variety of Looks; Colour Hair to Create a Variety of Looks; and Hair Colour Correction.

Core Modules

  • Creatively Style and Dress Hair
  • Creatively Cut Hair using a Combination of Techniques
  • Creatively Colour and Lighten Hair
  • Provide Client Consultation Services
  • Hair Colour Correction Services
  • Provide Specialist Hair and Scalp Treatment
  • Optional Modules

    Not applicable.

    Assessment Method

    A combination of practical observation, assessment and on-line theory tests are used to assess this qualification.

    Progression Opportunities

    Students may take up employment in a commercial salon as a senior stylist with supervisory skills or progress to other specialist qualifications in Hairdressing, including Level 5 HND in Hair and Beauty Management. On completion of this course learners may be eligible to enter employment in salons as Trainers, Advisors or Managers.

    Entry Requirements

    Students must have a current Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing or equivalent and a placement secured. Learners will be required to purchase a uniform and kit that is available from the College upon commencement of this programme. Entry is subject to a successful interview.