Course code: HFWH103P
Subject area: Hairdressing & Barbering
Study level: School Leaver
Course level: 3
9:00am - 5:00pm
Days of week:
Monday to Friday
11th Sep 2023 - 5th Jul 2024
Course location:Witney Campus
01993 703 464
Abingdon & Witney College works in partnership with Lee Stafford and is proud to be home to the only Lee Stafford Hair & Beauty Academy in Oxfordshire. If you’re interested in a career in a salon environment, there’s no better place in Oxfordshire than the Lee Stafford Academy.
This exciting course at the Abingdon campus will allow you to develop your creative practical skills and teach you the theory alongside the practical units. Students will learn specially designed ‘recipes’ which are unique to Lee Stafford Education, reflecting some of the most cutting-edge styles seen in salons across the UK. This qualification has been specifically designed to enable learners to build on existing knowledge and understanding of hairdressing and develop an enhanced repertoire of technical skills to prepare learners for employment as a senior hairdresser/stylist. Learners will work in, and have their hairdressing skills assessed in a 'real' commercial salon.In the Hair Studio you will have access to excellent industry-standard resources such as Redken. The enrichment side to the course opens more doors for you. Why not learn how to complete spray tans and Gelish, the list goes on. We offer so many different enrichment courses so you can gain lots of information and practical skills whilst you’re studying with us.
These are the typical units you will study over the duration of the course:Promote additional services or products to customers Monitor procedures to safely control work operations Provide hairdressing consultation services Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques Colour hair using a variety of techniquesProvide colour correction services Creatively dress long hair Develop and enhance creative hairdressing skills
This course is ideal for developing your skills in hairdressing and English and maths before progressing into a salon. If you feel like you want more training you can look into nails and makeup artistry to gain more qualifications.
5 GCSES at Grade 4 including English or Maths, or a pass in the subject at Level 2 with a Grade 3/Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths.
In addition to the main course fees given below there is an additional cost for uniform and kits.As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.
Tuition Fee: £0.00Exam Fee: £0.00Kit / Clothing: £196.89
Total Cost: £196.89
Tuition Fee: £3,345.00Exam Fee: £0.00Kit / Clothing: £196.89
Total Cost: £3,541.89
On completion of this course you will receive a Level 3 NVQ in Hairdressing.
The majority of the theory work will all be based on an online portfolio. Most units have an exam and course work related to them. Most units have 3-7 practical assessments related to them. All these will be completed on paying clients in our professionally run salon.
You will learn a variety of skills including colouring, styling and cutting hair. As well as practical skills you will obtain a range of transferable skills including written and oral communication, team working and self-directed learning.