HNC Hairdressing

HNC Hairdressing

COURSE CONTENT

Core units include:
• Hairdressing: creative design in haircutting
• Principles and practices of selling
• Communication: practical skills
• Digital imaging
• Employment experience 1
• Hairdressing: graded unit 1
• Hairdressing: colouring, colour correction and innovative design

Optional units (selected by the College) include:
• Training skills
• Specialised treatments of hair & scalp
• Contribute to the organisation & presentation of a promotional activity
• Style hair with the use of postiche and padding

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Industry experience (employers’ references will be required) plus
• SVQ Level 3 Hairdressing or
• SCQF Level 6 Hairdressing or
• Appropriate NQ Hairdressing units or
• NPA in Technical Skills & Creative Hairdressing
• A minimum of 1 Higher would be preferred
• Skills test for all candidates at interview
• Successful performance at interview

NEXT STEP COURSE OPTIONS

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JOB OPTIONS

Successful students may find employment as a: senior stylist; salon supervisor/manager; trainer; manufacturer’s technician or sales representative;
Alternatively, you could be self-employed.