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Hairdressing (Level 5)

West Lothian College

Content

This course is aimed at those interested in a career in the hairdressing industry, and offers possible progression on to NC level 6 hairdressing.

The course covers shampooing, conditioning, scalp massages, blow-drying hair, haircutting (ladies and gents), applying and removing colour, long-hair techniques, using rollers and perm rods to create styles. It also covers essential skills in retail, reception, communications and IT.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4 including English or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview and practical skills test and written test.

Progression Routes

Possible progression to NC Hairdressing (Level 6).

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Hairdressing

SCQF Level

5