• HNC Hairdressing - Places Available

  • Attendance/Duration

    Part time

  • Campus/Course Availability


  • Start Date

    From 28 Aug 2017

  • Campus Availability


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We're looking for you to have a hairdressing qualification at SCQF Level 6 and/or level 6/7 or equivalent and have current and relevant industry experience. A place on the course is subject to an interview process and skills test. Students who do not possess an SCQF level 6/ 6/7 hairdressing qualification or equivalent and ongoing demonstrable interest in the subject area, as well as current industry experience, will not 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.

What's Involved

When our hair looks good we feel great! Frequently we need professionals to create and maintain the latest look and also to inspire and educate those wishing to pursue a career in the diverse and ever evolving hairdressing industry. The course builds upon hairdressing industry experience to develop artistic flair and a high level of current creative technical skills and knowledge. To continue to develop the skills to inspire others, you need to be hard working, self-motivated, self-reflective, a team player, self -disciplined, enjoy working with people and are passionate about the development of others. Subjects may include:

  • Creative Designs in Hair Cutting
  • Colouring, Colour Correction and Innovative Design
  • Written Communication: Practical Skills
  • Employment Experience
  • Graded Unit
  • Principals and Practices of Selling
  • Digital Imaging
  • Contribute to the Organisation and Presentation of a Promotional Activity

Go Anywhere

If you successfully complete this course, here are some of the courses you can move onto:

  • Stirling University TQFE 

Possible Careers you can explore:

  • Salon Stylist
  • Session Stylist
  • Self-employed Stylist/Salon Owner
  • Colour Technician
  • Hair Stylist on board cruise ships
  • Hair Stylist in TV , Film and Theatre
  • Hairdressing Trainer/Educator
  • Retail Accounts Manager

Start Date

28 Aug 2017



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