Hairdressing Level 3 Diploma

17375L0 | The Image Centre, Leigh
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

This course is aimed at learners wishing to build on the knowledge and skills acquired at Level 2, developing underlying principles and practical skills required by the hairdressing industry. This level involves more complex work and taking responsibilities for others with less experience.

What will I study?

The course content includes: health & safety, consultation services, cutting, styling, colouring, perming, creative hair designs plus additional optional units. You will also undertake work experience placement and maths and English is required

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Continual assessment including practical oral and written tests. Students will be expected to produce a portfolio of evidence.

What qualifications do I need?

Successful completion of Level 2 in the subject plus maths or English at grade C / 4.

What can I progress onto?

Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3, Employment, Level 4 in Hairdressing or alternative courses in Beauty Therapy.

Other Information

You will be expected to purchase a kit and Image Centre uniform. You will also have the opportunity to participate in trips, shows and competitions. Cost of uniform: £32.45 plus P&P Kit: £150.56. If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at There are also three College bus services available for 16-18 year olds travelling to Leigh College; Bolton, Farnworth and Westhoughton to Leigh College; Walkden to Leigh College and Warrington to Leigh College.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £3219.00 3F

Exam Fee

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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