Choosing to study one of the many courses in hairdressing will give you access to a fantastic range of salon facilities and a team of highly experienced and specialist tutors. Through their extensive knowledge, you will learn how to develop the skills and techniques needed to establish a career in the hairdressing industry. As you progress through the qualification levels, you will gain confidence in your skills and knowledge and begin to develop your individual creative and artistic talent.

Zoe Petrou, Head of Hairdressing

“I immensely enjoyed Level 3 Hairdressing; being a more mature student, initially I felt on edge but my tutors made me feel at ease inspiring me and giving me confidence to push myself to achieve the goals I had set for myself. In all I had an enjoyable and positive experience at College, obtaining a position quickly once completing my Level 3 at Top to Toe hair and beauty salon in Morecambe.“

Liyaa Popov, Level 3 Hairdressing


Previous students have gone on to work with local salons including Reds, Heaton Hair and Jo & Cass. Two students also opened their own salons. Employment prospects range from working in salons, spas and cruise ships, to self-employment or as a representative for famous companies such as Wella or L’Oreal.

Your future career could be..

Hairdresser   £14,000 - £30,000
Barber         £14,000 - £30,000
Salon Manager   £18,000 - £30,000
Senior Stylist   £20,000 - £25,000
Colourist   £23,000 - £27,000



What do I need to join?

Level 2 Hairdressing plus English and maths at grade C/4 or higher.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

General Information

This course will provide you with knowledge on the underlying principles of major hairdressing services and practical skills required to successfully carry out these services.

Who is this course for?

The course is suitable for anyone who would like a career in the hairdressing industry and has achieved a Level 2 NVQ in Hairdressing or Barbering.

Contact Details

For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521237 or 0800 306306

Course Information Sheet

Download it here


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