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The UK now spends more than ever on looking good, which means it's a great time to train to be a hairdresser. With opportunities to work for yourself, join a salon or even be a stylist to the stars, there's plenty of scope for a rewarding career. At Calderdale College we've got fantastic facilities to make learning fun, and we coordinate local work placements to give you real-world practical experience. Best of all, our tutors are professional hairdressers themselves, with the knowledge and contacts to help kick-start your career.
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Hairdressing means opportunities to work almost anywhere: from home, in a salon, at a hospital or prison, on a cruise ship, or for added glamour head for the cities and aim for the fashion, film and entertainment industries.
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We can put you in touch with businesses or individuals who might be able to help your career development and job search.
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£10,000 - £18,000
Hairdressers and Barbers shampoo, cut, colour, style and treat hair.
Hairdressing Salon Proprietor
£11,000 - £36,000
Salon Proprietors organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hairdressing salons, beauty treatment and similar establishments.
Hairdressing & Barbering Courses
|Level 1 Hairdressing & Barbering||Full-time||September 2017|
|VRQ Level 1 Hairdressing - January Start||Part-time (day)||January 2018|
|Apprenticeship in Hairdressing - NVQ Level 2||Part-time (day)||Various start dates throughout the year|
|NVQ Level 2 Barbering||Part-time (evening)||September 2017|
|VRQ Level 2 Diploma Barbering||Full-time||September 2017|
|VRQ Level 2 Diploma Hairdressing||Full-time||September 2017|
|Advanced Apprenticeship in Hairdressing - NVQ Level 3||Part-time (day)||Various dates throughout the year|
|Level 3 Award in Bridal Hair||Part-time (evening)||January 2018|
|Level 3 Hairdressing||Full-time||September 2017|