Hairdressing - NC Hairdressing Level 5


05 Sep 2022


23 Jun 2023

You will have the opportunity to work within a realistic salon environment and learn commercial cutting, colouring and styling skills. All assessments are undertaken in the salon environment, which is operational during the day and evening. You will learn essential salon employability skills such as cutting, colouring, conditioning and styling hair. Additional certificates may be gained to enhance employment opportunities such as industry-recognised customer care award, WorldHost. Employment experience and Core Skills for working in the hairdressing industry are mandatory, timetabled parts of this programme.

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NC Hairdressing Level 5


Full-time 36 week course, 3 days per week in College, 1 day per week on placement,


Scottish Borders Campus

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Entry requirements

National 5 award in Literacy or Communications at Intermediate 2 plus Information Technology at Intermediate 2 or equivalent qualification or Level 1 Hairdressing. Selection will be subject to satisfactory interview session. Candidates without any formal academic qualifications may be considered at interview.

Progression opportunities

NC Hairdressing Level 6


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