Our courses will put you on the road a great future; we have developed our qualifications in partnership with industry professionals to ensure the knowledge you gain is not only relevant and current, but will set you apart in the workplace. Throughout your studies you will learn by completing practical activities and assessments based on professional real-life scenarios in our Koko commercial training salons. You’ll get the chance to take part in competitions, fashion shows and get some masterclass insights from visiting professionals.
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You wish to upgrade your current hairdressing skills, increasing your knowledge and experience.
three GCSEs at grade C or 4, including English and mathematics or a Level 2 hairdressing qualification.
Excellent industry level skills such as advanced consultation skills, creative fashion-led cutting techniques, assymetric and disconnected looks, creative drying and styling techniques, perming, creative styling and alternative colour and correction techniques. You will also look at health and safety from a managerial perspective and attend long hair workshops. You will also have the opportunity to be trained on cutting techniques and basic gents haircuts/looks as well as gain knowledge of male pattern baldness and facial hair shapes in order to achieve an Award in cutting men's hair.
To develop your creativity and independence as a stylist in purpose-built salons which are open to the public. You will study a wide range of hairdressing theory and then practice your skills in taught sessions and client-based practical sessions. There will also be a practical and theoretical exam. Our Level 3 students regularly compete in hairdressing events as well as Cornwall College's own annual hairdressing competition where you will have the opportunity to showcase your designs and build a portfolio of work.
The industry focus of this course, working in a fast=paced and creative environment.
Employment in areas including salon management, teaching or traveling on cruise liners. You may choose to progress onto further studies such as our Hair & Beauty Management Diploma Level 4.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.