Hairdressing Senior Trades | Cavan Institute Further Education Provider

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Hairdressing Senior Trades

Friday, 21 March 2014

Hairdressing Senior Trades

Course Code: CI061
Course Certification: Department of Education and Science Senior Trades Certificate

Further Education and Training Awards Council (FETAC) Awarded by QQI
QQI Award Title: Level 6 Work Practice, Level 5 Barbering Techniques
Course Duration: 1 Year


Hairdressing Senior Trades
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Hairdressing kit and uniform details will be distributed upon course commencement.

Course Description
This course is designed for students who are qualified at Junior Trade Level or who have prior hairdressing experience, and who wish to obtain a hairdressing qualification. 

Students will study and practice all aspects of women's and men's hairdressing tailored to meet the needs of the hairdressing industry. 

Course Content

Hairdressing Senior Trades 1
  • Consulting and Diagnosing Hair and Scalp Conditions
  • Shampooing and Conditioning
  • Advanced Techniques of Blow-drying, Setting and Hair Up Styling
  • Advanced Cutting Women's and Men's Hair including Point Cutting, Texturizing and Razor Techniques
  • Colouring to include Foil, Meche, Wraps, Slicing and Spatula
  • Colour Correction Techniques
  • Barbering Techniques
  • Work Experience
Career Opportunities
Students who successfully complete this course will have the necessary skills to pursue a career in the following areas: senior hair stylist, barber, sales representative for hairdressing products. Opportunities for graduates include employment on cruise liners, airlines, media and work abroad. 

Additional Requirements
Students on the course must purchase uniforms and professional work kits - if not already purchased.
All examination fees are payable in commencement of the course.