Hairdressing (VTCT) Diploma Level 1

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Kingsway Campus


The VTCT Level 1 Hairdressing course teaches you the basic skills and knowledge required to progress onto Level 2 Hairdressing. To kick start a career in hairdressing, training at D&A Hair School will increase your confidence and employment prospects as there is an exceptional standard of facilities and experienced lecturers. By training with D&A College you will gain skills working on clients using professional products such as Wella/Sebastian.

This course is an ideal starting point for those with enthusiasm and motivation for hairdressing and who wish to follow this as a career.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

For applicants where English is not their first language then ESOL at Intermediate 2 is required as excellent communication skills are needed.

You may be invited to a group information session.

Progression Routes

Further study onto a Level 2 Hairdressing or Barbering programme and/or gaining employment within a salon to develop your confidence and skills.

Opportunity to study MA SVQ Level 2 within industry to continue your studies.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level