Womens Hairdressing (VTCT) Diploma Level 3

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Kingsway Campus


This course builds on existing knowledge, skills and understanding of hairdressing and will develop individual technical skills to prepare learners for employment as a senior hairdresser/stylist. Units include: Health and Safety; Client Consultation; Creative Hair Cutting; Styling and Colouring Techniques Integrating Promoting Products and Services to Clients. Specialist topics include creative hairdressing and bridal hairstyling, there will also be an aspect of managing a business and working with social media. Learners will have their hairdressing skills assessed in a realistic working environment.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of (VTCT) Level 2 Diploma in Women's Hairdressing (or equivalent) or relevant industry experience. Selection is based on a group information session, skills test and individual interview. A satisfactory reference may be required.

Progression Routes

To gain employment as a Hairdresser in a wide variety of industries.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level