Hairdressing - Level 6

Hairdressing

Senior Trade/Level 6

What is hairdressing Senior Trade?

Senior Trade/Level 6 hairdressing course provides on-and off-the-job intensive training in the advanced skills required   for working in the hairdressing industry. Successful participants will gain a Senior Trade qualification from the Department of Education and Skills as well as some QQI level 6 component awards. Hairdressing Senior Trade will allow you to work in a salon, spa or as a sales representative for hairdressing products. Opportunities for graduates include employment on cruise liners, airlines, media and work abroad.

Course Content

Hairdressing Practical would involve the following:

  • Fashion cutting and styling
  • Advanced Colour selection and Consultations
  • Advanced Permanent waving
  • Barbering techniques
  • Maintenance of tools 
  • Creative Styling

Hairdressing Theory would involve:

  • Hairdressing Science
  • Principles of colour and perming
  • Business management       
  • Image Processing
  • Work Practice           

Certification

Department of Education and Skills Senior Trade Hairdressing Certificate, as well as individual QQI level 6 modules.

Career opportunities

Hairdressing Senior Trade will allow you to work in a salon, spa or as a sales representative for hairdressing products. Opportunities for graduates include employment on cruise liners, airlines, media and work abroad. With the right qualifications and training this course will give you the opportunity to travel and work on cruise ships, airlines, media or work abroad.

Entry requirements

QQI level 5 in Hairdressing

Other equivalent qualification

All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications