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Women’s Hairdressing Level 3 Diploma - 2020:21

Location: Guildford College
Course Code: NV09LF1A003P
Year: 2020:21
Attendance: 1 year full-time, late night Tuesday or Thursday
FT/PT:  Full-Time 
Exam Board:  City and Guilds of London Institute
Fees (16-18): £ 0
Fees (Adv Learner Loan): £ 3345
07/09/2020Places Available
Subject Area

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Content / Overview 

The programme is designed for those who require a nationally recognised qualification in advanced hairdressing skills. Topics include: creative colouring, colour correction, consultation, creative cutting of women’s hair, create design skills, perm hair to create a variety of looks and hair extensions.

Why Study Here

The College has a vibrant hairdressing salon open to the public. This course provides the opportunity to develop your creative skills, further your understanding of fashion and photography.

Suitable For

All those employed as hairdressers require a wide range of further skills for the progression to management and training of staff.

Application Method

Application followed by individual interview

Entry Requirements

You should have achieved a Hairdressing Level 2 Diploma or equivalent, plus Maths and English Language at GCSE at grade 4 (grade C) or above. You must have undertaken work experience in a salon at Level 2 and now be employed part-time in a salon. You will need to have at least 88% attendance from the Level 2 course and maintain it on the Level 3 course.

Delivery Method

Through practical and theoretical lessons.


Practical demonstrations, oral and written online tests and assignments..

Further Study

You could move on to a careers as a fashion stylist or work on the cruise ships.

Additional Information

Educational visits form an an important part of the course and cost approx £30. Other costs are approx uniform £60, kit £55 and course book £35 plus on line support.

All students aged 19 years or over on 1 September in the first year of their course are expected to pay tuition, registration, exam fees and all other course related costs. Some assistance with these costs may be available depending on your circumstances and the latest government funding position.

There are normally no tuition, registration or examination fees to pay if you are aged 16-18 on 1 September in the first year of your course and are a British or European Union resident. This does not apply to HNCs/Ds, Foundation Degrees, Degrees or courses that do not attract government funding (identified as 'no fee remission available on this course').


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