Multi-Skills Hairdressing

Dumfries and Galloway College


Dumfries Campus, Stranraer Campus


If you want to pursue a career in hairdressing, this course can help you master the basic skills you'll need. You will have the chance to take part in a wide range of activities including competitions, presentations, workshops and demonstrations.

This Multi Trade Hairdressing course will provide you with hands-on skills and theoretical knowledge of all aspects of hairdressing. You will learn a wide range of hairdressing skills and techniques, gaining practical experience along the way.

You will study:
Shampoo, Condition and Scalp Massage; Blow Drying Techniques; Setting and Winding Techniques for Hair; Ladies' Hairdressing: Basic Cutting Categories; How to Mix, Apply and Remove Hair Colour; Selling Skills; Applying Practical Skills.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4 including English or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. You will attend for interview.

Progression Routes

NC Hairdressing (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level