VTCT Access to Hairdressing

Course Content

Have you ever wondered what working in hairdressing would be like? This course could be perfect for you. While being supported by our team, you will cover 17 weeks of basic hairdressing skills, allowing you to experience what it is like to be a hairdresser. You will be provided with a hairdressing kit as part of this course (if funding allows).

Entry Requirements

All we ask is for you to be interested and motivated within the Hairdressing subject. For applicants whom English is not their first language then ESOL at SCQF level 5 is required as excellent communication skills are needed.

Method of Assessment

You will be observed carrying out hairdressing services on yourself and on each other, family and friends. Some assignments may be required along with online quizzes.  

Future Prospects

You may progress to further study to Level 1 Hairdressing fast track in Semester 2 or Level 1 Diploma in Hairdressing , dependant on completion of the course and skill level attained.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    28 Aug 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    17 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

  • Fee stated is per academic year.  All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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