This full-time course will enable you to gain an introduction to the hands-on practical skills and underpinning knowledge required for hairdressing within our on-site salons. We have highly qualified and specialised lecturers who are active practitioners within their field of expertise.

The course will run over 3 – 4 days a week. Some of the units that you will study include:

  • Styling women’s hair
  • The art of dressing hair
  • Colour hair using temporary colour
  • Shampoo and conditioning
  • Presenting a professional image in a salon
  • Plaiting and twisting hair
  • Health and Safety
  • Reception Duties

You will also develop your core skills as part of the programme.

Assessment by online exams, projects, assignments and practical assessments.

  • There are no formal entry requirements. However, you must be enthusiastic and motivated to learn
  • You will need to attend a presentation and interview

Progress to Level 2 NVQ Hairdressing.

The course will run over 3 – 4 days a week. Some of the units that you will study include:

  • Styling women’s hair
  • The art of dressing hair
  • Colour hair using temporary colour
  • Shampoo and conditioning
  • Presenting a professional image in a salon
  • Plaiting and twisting hair
  • Health and Safety
  • Reception Duties

You will also develop your core skills as part of the programme.

Assessment by online exams, projects, assignments and practical assessments.

  • There are no formal entry requirements. However, you must be enthusiastic and motivated to learn
  • You will need to attend a presentation and interview

Progress to Level 2 NVQ Hairdressing.

Cowbridge Road, Bridgend

This is one of our busier campuses and is located within walking distance of Bridgend town centre. It offers a wide range of courses from Childhood Studies and Fashion to Hair and Beauty, Hospitality and Travel and Independent Living Skills.

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