Hairdressing Diploma

This course is designed for those who have had two or more years experience in hairdressing or hairdressers who wish to update their skills and qualifications, or students who have completed the Certificate in Hairdressing course.

The aim of this programme is to provide a Learner with the skills, knowledge and competency to work in the hairdressing industry as a Stylist.  Students have the opportunity to take part in competitions in the hairdressing sector.

Year Two .

City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Ladies Hairdressing.

City and Guilds Level 2 Diplomas In Barbering.

Senior Trade Level 6 (DES).

Skin care, Makeup and Nail Art.

Employment Opportunities

Enables applicants to source employment in the Hairdressing Industry as a hairdressing stylist, in a range of skills.

Areas to include:

  • Health and Safety, Consultations,
  • Shampooing,
  • Promotion of services and products,
  • Cutting,
  • Colouring,
  • Perming,
  • Up styling,
  • Blow-drying,
  • Setting,
  • Pin curling,
  • Reception duties.

Working in the Hairdressing Industry post Senior Trade Examination for three years leads to a teaching qualification under DES.

Main Areas Of Study

Fashion Cutting Advanced Techniques in colouring-Balayage/Ombre Creative Upstyling Creative and Fantasy Hair and Make-Up Photographic and Specialist Makeup Effects
Barbering and Hair Tattooing (optional) Hairdressing Science Make-up application- Day and evening (optional) Manicure treatments, nail art and tanning (optional)
Hair Extensions

Further Study

Additional Workshops/Courses – experts from the industry hold workshops with the class throughout the year, in cutting, colouring, tanning, upstyling, extensions, barbering and product promotion.