Hairdressing (Level 6)

South Lanarkshire College


This course provides students with a high level of practical fashion work to enhance their hairdressing skills. Candidates will be required to gain work experience as part of this course.

Core units include:
Hair colouring and lightening; Colour correction; Combination cutting; Style, dress and finish hair; Styling for a total look; Commercial experience.

Optional units (selected by the College) include:
Creative cutting; Hairdressing: long hair design; Fantasy hair and make-up; Scalp, neck and shoulder massage.

Entry Requirements

NC Hairdressing (Level 5); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Relevant experience. Entry is based on successful interview including a skills test.

Progression Routes

HND Make-Up Artistry, HNC Fashion Make-Up, HNC Hairdressing (with relevant industrial experience)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hairdressing and Make-up Artistry

SCQF Level


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