What is special about this course?
The Level 6 Hairdressing course develops and builds on the skills and knowledge that have been gained during the Level 5 course.
The focus is on experiencing the salon environment and learning about the various responsibilities and vocational skills required for employment/self-employment. This is done through the students operating their own Open Salon within the college, which in turn gives them the experience of running a business. Emphasis is also placed on the employability skills and attitudes required for the workplace and where possible Work Experience is undertaken in partnership with the local salons.
- Students who have successfully completed Level 5.
- Students who have relevant qualifications and experience.
Skills will be developed in -
- Ladies Haircutting
- Portfolio Presentation
- Colour Correction
- Hair Colouring and Lightening
- Long Hair Design
- Commercial Work Experience
Core skills will be included within the course programme.
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Lews Castle College, UHI, Stornoway
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
What can I do on completion of my course?
The course could prepare students for progression onto -
- Hairdressing at HNC level (not offered at Lews Castle College)
- Further Study
Is there more information available online?
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