City & Guilds Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing


Duration: Up to 78 weeks
Dates: Start date available throughout the year.

Entry Requirements
This qualification is for advanced apprentice hairdressers with an appropriate skill set
Qualification will include

  • NVQ in Hairdressing at Level 3.
  • ESQ in Communication, Application of Number and Digital Literacy (Wales only).
  • ERR

Overview of Qualification

Mandatory Units

  • Monitor procedures to safely control work operations
  • Promote additional services or products to customers
  • Provide hairdressing consultation services
  • Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques

Optional Units

  • Colour hair using a variety of techniques
  • Provide colour correction services
  • Creatively style and dress hair
  • Creatively dress long hair
  • Develop and enhance your creative hairdressing skills
  • Create a variety of permed effects
  • Provide creative hair extension services
  • Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business
  • Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities
  • Support customer service improvements