Our courses will put you on the road to a great future; we have developed our qualifications in partnership with industry professionals to ensure the knowledge you gain is not only relevant and current, but will set you apart in the workplace. Throughout your studies you will learn by completing practical activities and assessments based on professional real-life scenarios in our Koko commercial training salons. You’ll get the chance to take part in competitions, fashion shows and get some masterclass insights from visiting professionals.
You wish to pursue a career in the hairdressing industry.
GCSE English and mathematics at grade D or 3, or an equivalent qualification.
How to assist hairdressing stylists with a range of services including shampooing & conditioning. You will develop excellent industry-level skills such as how to develop your creative hairdressing techniques, and how to achieve the latest looks with cut and colour. You will also have the opportunity to work on reception, enhancing your work-based skills in customer service, product promotion and retail services.
To be assessed throughout your course by practical tests and job simulations. There will also be practical and theoretical exams.
The industry focus of this course, working in our professional purpose built salons which are open to the public.
Employment, an apprenticeship or further studies on our Women's Hairdressing City & Guilds Diploma Level 2, Hair and Media Make up Level 2, Beauty Therapy Level 2, Nail Services Level 2 or Complimentary Therapies Level 2.
Traci French Team Lead - Hairdressing
Traci has over 25 years' experience working in the hair and beauty industry, working in Bristol and Truro as a stylist, senior stylist and salon manager. Traci now leads the hairdressing lecturing team at Cornwall College and also manages the commercial training salon, koko, at Cornwall College in Pool.
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.