NC Hairdressing (Level 5)
Full-time, one year
We're looking for you to have Four National 4s or four relevant Standard Grades at general level or a pass in a relevant NC course at SCQF Level 4 or equivalent. A place on the course is subject to an interview process and dexterity/skills test. Students without any formal qualifications, but with life experience and a demonstrable interest in the subject area will also be considered for entry.
Industry authority guidelines, in-line with health and safety regulations do not allow minors to perform various aspects of this course, therefore all applicants must be aged 16 or over.
When our hair looks good we feel great! Working in a diverse and ever evolving industry which is continuously launching new products and techniques, is both exciting and challenging. Hairdressing professionals help create and maintain current trends. The course gives valuable grounding and qualifications to students who are passionate, artistic, creative and committed while developing current and creative technical knowledge and skills. To take the first steps into this exciting career path you also need to be hard working, self-motivated, self- disciplined, a team player and enjoy working with people. Subjects may include:
If you successfully complete this course, here are some of the courses you can move onto:
You could also gain employment and work towards a Modern Apprenticeship in hairdressing
Possible careers you can explore: