Will the course give me what I want?
The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing is ideal if you have previously completed a Level 2 hairdressing qualification and wish to develop your skills and knowledge of the hairdressing industry. Your lessons will be taught in our commercial salons by tutors that still work in the industry alongside their teaching.
This course will enable you to build on your existing knowledge. The units that you will cover include Colour Correction, Balayage, Hair Extensions
All lessons take place at the main Kingsway campus in Dunstable
How will I learn?
You will learn through a mix of theory and practical sessions, which will take place in our modern salons.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through a variety of methods for each unit. There are multiple choice exams on the course. Within each unit you will complete written tasks, and complete a set number of practical assessments.
Equipment and other costs
You will need to purchase a kit. This will be used in all of your practical sessions, and is yours to keep at the end of the course. You will also be required to purchase a t-shirt and to wear suitable black trousers and black shoes for each lesson. We have a uniform shop which also contains a lot of optional items, you will be provided a link for this at the beginning of your course.
What additional work outside of college will I need to do?
You will be given short tasks to complete each week, which form the basis for your coursework.
Do I need to find a work placement? Do I need a DBS?
No, there is no work placement attached, but we will give opportunities throughout the course to put yourself into a real world scenario.
What have students who have taken this course in the past progressed onto?
What are the expected employment sectors for this course?
Working in a salon/spa, setting up a business, hair and beauty retail.