Studying hairdressing can open up a variety of employment opportunities in the industry. Gain the practical experience and develop the skills required to set you on your way – find your future here!

Hairdressing student

Carolyn, Hairdressing

“If I was to describe my course in 3 words, I would say professional, creative and motivating.”

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Kyle, Hairdressing Day Release Student of the Year 2019

“Doing an apprenticeship at the college is a great way to learn. You get to work with experienced staff who help you to develop those skills required and you earn a wage at the same time.”

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Introduction to Foundation Hairdressing (SCQF Level 4)

Barbering NVQ (Level 2) Diploma (SCQF Level 5)

SVQ in Hairdressing (SCQF Level 6)

Hairdressing Modern Apprenticeships (SCQF Levels 5 and 6)

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There’s a constant demand for skilled professionals at all levels in the hairdressing industry and stylists and technicians can readily find jobs, work freelance or start their own businesses.

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Unsure what to study?

Unsure what to study?

If you are unsure what subject or course to study and are looking for some direction, you can make a virtual appointment with our Student Guidance team - please email

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Worried about starting college or university?

Worried about starting college or university?

We understand these are uncertain times and you may have questions about starting your course – the good news is we are here for you and will support you throughout your studies. If you would like to have a chat with our Student Guidance team you can arrange a virtual appointment by emailing:

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Admissions process

Admissions process

Thinking about applying or already have and not sure what happens next? Check out our admissions process.

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Need funding advice?

Need funding advice?

If you are looking for guidance or advise on student finance please contact our Student Finance team with your questions by emailing: