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Fast Track Cutting and Colour Course


  • Contact us to register your interest
  • £1950 INC VAT
  • Become a qualified hairdresser with essential skills in cutting and colouring
  • Potential to be your own boss in just 6 months
  • No prior experience required, all necessary training provided
  • Taught in a salon environment
  • VTCT Level 2 Hairdressing Award in Cutting and Colouring

Starting a new course, is an exciting life changing adventure. You don’t always know what to expect but rest assured, we know how to keep you motivated and our team will be with you every step of the way.

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Embark on an exciting journey to become a qualified hairdresser with our VTCT Hairdressing Award in Cutting and Colouring. This foundational course is designed to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge to excel in the art of hairdressing, specifically focusing on cutting and colouring women’s hair.

Throughout the course, you will achieve two unit certificates, demonstrating your proficiency in the creative art of cutting women’s hair as well as the artistic skill of colouring and lightening hair. Whether you dream of becoming a skilled hairdresser in a salon setting or envision starting your own hairdressing business, this qualification will pave the way for your success.

No prior experience is required to enroll in this course; we will provide you with all the necessary training and expertise to thrive in the world of hairdressing. Under the guidance of experienced tutors, you will practice your techniques in a real salon environment, working on actual clients to build your confidence and refine your skills.

This fast track course consists of 15 interactive and hands-on taught sessions at the school. In between these sessions, you will be expected to complete set theory work and continue practicing your new-found skills. This balanced approach ensures that you gain both practical expertise and a strong theoretical foundation, making you well-rounded and ready to face the challenges of a hairdressing career.

By the end of this professional VTCT qualification, you will not only possess the proficiency to perform salon services with precision and flair but also be able to gain professional insurance for your hairdressing venture. The course’s focus on cutting and colouring women’s hair will enable you to provide high-quality services that meet the demands of clients.

As you progress through this part-time course, you will witness a transformation in your abilities, and in just six months from the start, you could be well on your way to being your own boss. Whether you aspire to work in established salons or create your own hairdressing business, this course offers the foundational skills and confidence to help you succeed in the dynamic world of hairdressing. Join us now and step into the world of creativity, style, and professional fulfillment!

  • Achieve two VTCT Level 2 Hairdressing unit certificates in:
    • Cutting women’s hair
    • Colouring and lightening hair
  • Create a variety of basic looks for women
  • Club cutting
  • Freehand and scissor-over-comb techniques
  • One length hair cuts
  • Uniform layers
  • Short and long graduation hair cuts
  • Develop skills to change hair colour using semi-permanent, quasi-permanent, permanent and lightening products
  • Learn a variety of colouring techniques such as full head, regrowth and highlighting and/or low-lighting
  • Client consultation and individual style


  • Self-employed
  • Session stylist
  • Weddings and special events
  • Rent a chair in our salon!
  • Level 2 Hairdressing Diploma: Upon completion of the VTCT Hairdressing Award in Cutting and Colouring, you have the opportunity to further develop your hairdressing techniques and skills by enrolling in the full Level 2 Hairdressing Diploma. As you have already achieved the cutting and colouring units, you can seamlessly transition into this comprehensive program. By focusing on specific units like styling, in-depth colour, and toning, you will gain the remaining requirements to obtain the full Level 2 Hairdressing Diploma. For more information on this progression route, please contact us directly. We will be happy to assist you in taking the next step in your hairdressing journey.

75% of our hairdressing students are either in employment or self employed within 3 months of finishing the course!

Part-time course with 15 taught sessions at the school

Contact us to register your interest for our next course.

Pre-course homework completed on a computer, 15 consultation forms, project work, theory exams & ongoing assessments. You will need models throughout this course as working on block heads just doesn’t cut it! Join our Facebook group to advertise whilst you are a student.

Full course fee: £1950

  • Secure your place with a deposit of £400.
    The remaining balance would be payable in 5 interest free monthly installments* of £310 starting the month after you pay your deposit.
    We usually ask for the full course fee to be paid when signing up, so this is a great opportunity to secure your place at a lower cost!

Includes exclusive online student area, uniform (hoody & t-shirt), exam fees, course theory work, specific videos and unlimited support inside and outside of the classroom.

You will need to purchase a professional kit to use on the course and at home, it’s paramount you practice out side of the classroom, you are welcome to use the school free of charge throughout your training . Kits are available at a discounted price from one of our suppliers. You will also require student insurance (£25).

*Set up fee £49 payable on your first instalment

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