VRQ Diploma in Hairdressing
Level 3 Wisemore Campus 1 Year Full Time
This course has an emphasis on high practical skill development which is offered in complete units it includes all the relevant industrial techniques required by commercial salons. A minimum of nine units are required to achieve a full NVQ Level 3 Diploma. Your practical development during your course will take place in our prestigious Hairdressing Academy. You will have the chance to visit trade events and exhibitions where you will have the opportunity to speak to industry leaders and attend workshops, to further enhance your knowledge. All students are eligible for this trip. Private study is required as is entry into in house and external competitions.
Any offer by Walsall College is subject to the academic qualifications you have provided. If this is subject to change you may be withdrawn from your programme.
You must have a minimum of level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR) English qualification to apply for a student visa. To study a level 3 qualification you will need an IELTS score of 5.0 (or equivalent) and qualifications at the following levels e.g.
• India – Higher Secondary (12 Grade)
• Middle East – Secondary Diploma (Tawjihiyah)
• China/ Hong Kong – Senior Secondary School Certificate
• Africa – West African Senior School Certificate
You will be required to take part in an initial assessment to ensure that the course and level of study is suited to your ability.
After successful completion of this course you can progression to our Foundation Degree in Salon Business Management in Hairdressing or Beauty Therapy. You may also choose to progress to university to study a degree.