• January
  • Full-Time
  • 12 weeks or more
  • Hairdressing
  • SCQF Level 5


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Intro to the course:

Our January start Hair and Make-Up skills course will give you an introduction to studying Hairdressing and Make-Up Artistry. The course will be taught with the aim of helping you progress to a further Hairdressing or Make-Up course or Apprenticeship in industry. You will learn a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge to start your career within the industry. 

SCQF Level 5

Study mode

Start date

Who is the course for?

Applicants should have a keen interest in hairdressing and make up

What will I study?

NPA in Cosmetology Contemporary make-up Make-up Artistry practical skills Introduction to colour Hairdressing practical skills Product awareness Portfolio presentation

Next Step Course Options

Progression to full time SVQ2 Hairdressing or Level 6 media make up

How will I be assessed?

Practical assessments carried out under observation Digital Essential knowledge

Why should I choose this course?

This course is an introduction to hairdressing and make up skills. Completion offers progression to SVQ2 Hairdressing at SCQF level 5 or Level 6 Media make-up.

Where can this course lead?

Junior Hairstylist Make-up Assistant

What are the entry requirements?

No formal entry requirements however, two National 4/equivalent qualifications would be beneficial. Enthusiasm/motivation for the make-up industry and a creative ability is an advantage.

What are the interview arrangements?

Interviews not required, additional information will be provided by the Hairdressing department

Other information:

If you have a passion for hairdressing or make-up and would like a career in this very creative industry this could be your starting point. This short course will introduce you to all aspects of styling hair, classic, fashion and creative make-up trends.

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