Hairdressing SVQ 1

What is special about this course?

This programme is highly practical in nature and is aimed at candidates who have little or no experience in hairdressing who may have recently left school.

The course would also suit those who may have been away from further education for a while.  The programme will help to develop the confidence and skills necessary to tackle a full-time programme in hairdressing or beauty.  

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course however your personal statement should reflect your passion for this subject.

  • You may be required to attend an interview
  • Applicants should have good manual dexterity and enjoy meeting and working with people.

You will learn:

  • shampooing and conditioning
  • blow-drying
  • setting
  • customer service
  • introduction to colour and cut
  • core skills such as communication, literacy and numeracy
     

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

How long will my course last?

18 Weeks

How will I be assessed?

Course assessment takes place throughout each unit and will include written tests, projects, assignments and other forms of assessment including observation in the commercial salons.

Where can I study my course?

  • Beechwood Campus

Start date

August and January

How much will my course cost?

For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

What can I do on completion of my course?

SVQ level 2 Hairdressing.

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

Apply for Hairdressing SVQ 1

I want to start in 2017/18

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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