Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3

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Overview The Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3 is designed to give individuals who are …


The Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3 is designed to give individuals who are enthusiastic about hair care and styling the opportunity to demonstrate your talent in the industry. Hair stylists are in-demand and often have a very lucrative career. Hair stylists are needed in fashion, beauty, on movie sets and in the theatre. You can also start your own salon or work as a freelance hair stylist making up your own hours, and being the boss. Qualifying in this course will increase the potential to find a high-paying job that you also love.

Learn new tips and techniques to design hair styles that your clients want, what hair products and colours to use. Hair styling is refining one’s appearance and giving your client the opportunity to look the best version of themselves. The course covers key features on acquiring practical skills to become a hair stylist, or run your own hair salon.

The Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3 course will open up new opportunities for hair stylists to take your career to the next level. You can also work as a personal hair stylist to celebrities, sports stars or for magazines and fashion shows.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current qualifications. Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*Study365 is an approved reselling partner for Quality Licence Scheme courses under Global Edulink

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With so many commitments in our lives, we may not have the time to learn new skills. The beauty of studying online is that you get to find this balance between your education and your daily commitments

Study 365 offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at Study 365 and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.

  • Have a clear understanding of your job role as a hairstylist.
  • Learn how to create different hair styles.
  • Have a sound knowledge of hair care, the best products and hair treatment methods.
  • Learn about hair colouring, and how it should be done.
  • Learn how to apply hair extensions.

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

  • Hairstylists
  • Individuals with a desire to become hairstylists
  • Individuals who want to work as independent hairstylists
  • Anyone with a desire to learn about hair styles and how they can make it a profession
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain an academic certification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Please Note: Additionally, £79 is charged for assessment and certificate and you need to pay that when you are submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially when you are registering). This payment can be paid into 04 installments when you are submitting your assessments.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-04986

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

Once you successfully completed Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3 you will gain the knowledge that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this certification you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner is given below.

  • Hairstylist - £7.89 per hour
  • Hairdresser - £7.46 per hour
  • Beautician - £7.21 per hour
  • Cosmetologist

Others jobs you can get

  • Beauty Therapist
  • Beauty Therapist Business
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Practice exams to ensure you are 100% ready
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card

Course Curriculum

01. A Close Look at Hair
A Close Look at Hair
02. Different Hair Types
Different Hair Types
03. How to Maintain Your Hair (Part 1)
How to Maintain Your Hair (Part 1)
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Assignment Brief I -Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3
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(B) Assignment Submission I – Hair Care and Hair Styling Level 3
04. How to Maintain Your Hair (Part 2)
How to Maintain Your Hair (Part 2)
05. Different hair colors
Different hair colors
06. Hair Styles for Different Faces
Hair Styles for Different Faces
07. How to Wash Your Hair?
How to Wash Your Hair?
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Assignment Brief II – Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3
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(B) Assignment Submission II – Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3
08. Dealing with Hair Problems
Dealing with Hair Problems
09. Hair Styling Tools
Hair Styling Tools
10. Hair styling Instructions
Hair styling Instructions
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Assignment Brief III – Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3
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(B) Assignment Submission III – Hair Care and Hair Styling Level 3
11. Men's Hair
Men’s Hair
12. Introduction to Up styling Techniques
Introduction to Up styling Techniques
13. Different Hair Extensions
Different Hair Extensions
14. Quick & Easy Hair styles
Quick & Easy Hair styles
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief IV – Diploma in Hair Care and Hair Styling at QLS Level 3
☑ Submit your Assignment
(B) Assignment Submission IV – Hair Care and Hair Styling Level 3

Students feedback


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    Charlotte Green

    May 13, 2019
    A great platform

    So many hair care and hair styling techniques have been covered in great detail through this course. The tutors were very polite and assistive.

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    Audry Tayler

    March 19, 2019
    Enjoyed Learning!

    From beginning to end this course was a pleasure. I really enjoyed working on this course, and the pace of it and the fact that you can break it down and take your time, which is helpful for those of us with busy lifestyles.

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