Women's Hairdressing Diploma Level 3 - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This course is designed to advance existing hairdressing skills and knowledge, and offers a natural progression route from a Level 2 qualification.

Units may include:

  • Develop advanced cutting and colouring techniques
  • Client consultation
  • Develop and enhance creative hairdressing skills
  • Style and dress long hair
  • Creative perming

Please note, there is an additional cost for kit that will be discussed at your interview. Once you enrol on the course, you will receive further details and links to make purchases from the College or directly with suppliers.

Assessment Methods

Assessments take place throughout the course and include practical observations, oral questions, online tests, written assignments and a final exam.

Progression Options

On successful completion, you may choose to progress to a Level 3 Diploma in Barbering or Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects & Media Make-up. Alternatively, you could seek employment in a range of related settings including hair salons and cruise ships.

Course Summary

Course Title Women’s Hairdressing Diploma Level 3
Entry Requirements

You need a good reference and five GCSEs in the range 9 to 4 including English and maths or an appropriate Level 2 qualification. Entry is also subject to a successful interview.

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I have always known I wanted to be a barber and after coming to the BTC Open Evenings and a Taster Day I loved what I saw. The College has excellent facilities and is a really friendly environment. I have enjoyed meeting new people on my course and have made some great friends.

Charles Maclean

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