Applying Hair Extensions at Level 3

Course Content

This unit is about creating a variety of styles using various techniques for attaching hair extensions. You will learn how to assess your clients’ hair by identifying influencing factors through consultation techniques. This will enable you to identify the correct products, hair attachments and methods of attaching the added hair, and will ensure that you follow health and safety. You must also demonstrate that you can work on varying lengths of hair and provide your client with good aftercare advice. This course will allow you to become VTCT qualified in Tape and Weave extensions working on Human and Artificial Hair. You will be required to purchase a hair extensions student kit to allow you to be able to complete this course, information on how to do this will be provided.

Entry Requirements

You must hold a minimum of level 2 Hairdressing qualification or equivalent and or sufficient industry experience.

Method of Assessment

Assessed though Direct observation with E learning for gathering evidence for knowledge required.

Future Prospects

You may progress within your industry as a hairdresser offering this service. 

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Evening/Weekends

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    16 Jan 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    16 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

  • Course Fee


  • Fee stated is per academic year. You will be expected to purchase a kit for this course to the value of around £200
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