Advanced and Creative Hair Professional Level 3

The Basics

Sector: Hairdressing & Barbering
Qualification: Level 3 Advanced and Creative Hair Professional
Qualification Type: Apprenticeship Standard
Course Type: Full-time
Duration: 12 months
Type of Assessment: Ongoing and End-Point Assessment

What you will Learn

> Provide client consultation services
> Creatively style and dress hair
> Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques
> Creatively colour and lighten hair
> Develop, enhance and evaluate your creative hairdressing skills
> Be able to work with a range of hair types from straight to very curly, wiry hair

Overview

Advanced and Creative Hair Professionals are creative, passionate, and driven professionals who work without supervision, managing themselves and others when required. They provide a quality service, whilst working to the highest standards and continuously developing their personal and professional skills.

Entry Requirements

You will need to have completed the Level 2 Hairdressing Professional qualification or have some experience of working within a senior Hairdressing role.

Roles Available in this Sector

> Colour Technician
> Senior Stylist
> Style Director
> Salon Owner

Progression

> Level 3 Team Leader / Supervisor Apprenticeship

Automotive

Hairdressing & Barbering

Construction

Engineering

Business

Teaching and Education

The Care Industries

Vacancies

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I just wanted to say the biggest thank you to Vanessa, my trainer. You have made my journey so much easier, I don’t know what I would have done without you. You have been amazing and helped me to achieve my qualification. You’ve guided me through every step of the way, I really appreciate it, Vanessa, you have been my rock.

Katie Shorland, Level 2 Hairdressing

I always struggled in school as I wasn’t very academic, so knew learning on the job would be a better option for me. I would find it difficult to get up for 9am but now I wake up and look forward to my day. I wanted to try a hair apprenticeship as I’ve always been interested in hairdressing, and by the end of the first week, I already loved it!

Jaimee Benson, Level 2 Hairdressing

I have developed a range of new skills through work including the technical, industry skills required for the job, to personal development such as ensuring I am always on time. The biggest change since leaving school is adjusting to the independence you gain from earning a salary. My advice to anyone thinking of doing an apprenticeship would be find what you like doing, and go for it!

Will Birch, Level 2 Bricklaying

Since starting the apprenticeship, I’ve become far more confident. In a classroom, you only interact with your classmates, but through working you develop your people skills as you interact with customers on a daily basis. At school, you are closely monitored and parented, however I am now more independent and feel grown up

Sam Collard, Level 2 Light Vehicle and Maintenance Repair

The most important thing I’ve learnt since leaving school is that there are other routes to success than just academia. I failed my GCSEs, as I never suited the school environment. Now though, I’m really enjoying my apprenticeship as I’ve discovered I learn more through hands-on practice.

Ben Freeman, Level 2 Carpentry

I would just like to thank you and your team for all the amazing work they do, you have provided me with the most invaluable experience which has helped to pave the way of my future. The work you do for young people is incredible!

Luke Kowalski, Teaching Assistant and former apprentice at Sir Robert Gefferys School