Course overviewThe aim of this course is to provide a programme of training, leading to a nationally recognised professional qualification for individuals working within the hairdressing industry. This qualification would enhance and compliment techniques already attained. It would benefit individuals who are looking to further develop advanced techniques. The course involves a study of technical units including in depth colour selection, colour correction, colour placement, bridal hair and a barbering unit. You will learn how to creatively cut hair and develop your skills in long hair work.
You will have the opportunity to enter competitions, complete a photo shoot, research customer service practices and develop your management style.
Full-time study will require two or three days spent in college and some time spent in a salon placement (this is a mandatory requirement of the course). Your English and maths skills will also be enhanced during your programme.
What else do I need to know?You will need to purchase a uniform and additional hairdressing equipment. The costs of these items will be discussed with you prior to enrolment. You may be able to claim financial support towards the costs of essential course materials – please see www.nscg.ac.uk/finance.
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College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under £23,000 can receive up to £20 per week financial support to help pay for travel and meals and meet the costs of essential trips, books, stationery and equipment. The payments will be subject to full attendance on your course. A range of other financial support is available, depending on your personal circumstances. For more details visit www.nscg.ac.uk/finance
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