Why Should You Take This Course?
This Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Hairdressing aims to provide you with a range of specialist practical skills and technical knowledge which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the hairdressing industry.
This qualification covers a very wide range of skills and knowledge required for working in the hairdressing industry:
Cut hair using a combination of techniques
Creatively colour and lighten hair
Hairdressing consultation services
Creatively style and dress hair
Hair colour correction services
Creative hair design
You will work with local employers who will contribute to the knowledge and delivery of training. Employers will provide demonstrations and talks on the industry and where possible work placements will also be provided by the employers. This practically based training is ideal preparation for gaining employment in the hairdressing industry or specialist further study.
Are there any special expenses?
There is a Level 3 hairdressing kit and uniform for this course.
How will I be assessed?
Service Portfolio: You must produce a formative service portfolio that includes evidence of practical service carried out with proficiency.
Graded Practical Assessment: You must carry out a complete service on a client. The service will be graded at either Fail, Pass, Merit, or Distinction by centre assessors.
External Examinations: This will test your knowledge and understanding from across the whole vocational area.
Graded Synoptic Assessment: You will be required to undertake a graded synoptic assessment during which you will carry out a range of services from across the units.
What could I do next?
This qualification could lead to a job as a hairdresser working in one of the following establishments: Hair Salon, Spa, Cruise Ship or Hotel Salon.