Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: AH30061 GLH: 149 Age Restriction: 16
Qualification Number: 500/8727/7 Units: 3 Registration End Date: 30th Sep 2019
Level: 3 Minimum Credits: 19

Additional Information

The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Creative Hair Design is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills to an advanced level through a variety of techniques in the following units; the imaginative skill of creating hair designs and the artistic skill of styling and dressing hair.

Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of monitoring health and safety whilst working in the hairdressing industry. You will also develop a knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification.

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your practical skills to an advanced level of occupational ability to enable you to perform your own salon services as well as support others.

Qualification Structure

Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 3 components and earn a minimum of 19 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV30491 R/600/8780 Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon 3 4 29
UV30496 R/600/8634 Style and dress hair using a variety of techniques 3 7 60
UV30498 H/600/8637 Creative hairdressing design skills 3 8 60

*For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.


*To find specifications for individual units, click on the "Structure" tab of your chosen qualification, select the unit code in the left hand column and on the new page click on the "Download unit book" tab under the unit title.

Centres approved to run this qualification

VTCT accredits centres to offer our qualifications, but cannot advise which centres are running particular courses at any time. Please contact the centre directly to find out if they currently offering your chosen qualification.

NB: The location displayed for each centre is based upon the centre's main address. The location displayed is not necessarily the only location that the centre can deliver VTCT qualifications from. For further information on a centre's delivery capabilities please select the centre's website address.

Centre Name Telephone Website Location
Barnfield College 01582 569500 Visit website Bedfordshire - Luton
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Filton Campus 0117 909 2357 Visit website Bristol, City of
Macclesfield College 01625 410000 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire East
Truro College - Haven House 01872 265817 Visit website Cornwall
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Stroud Campus 01453 763424 Visit website Gloucestershire
The Manchester College - Harpurhey Campus 0161 909 6655 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
The Manchester College - Northenden Campus 0161 614 8000 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Basingstoke College of Technology 01256 354141 Visit website Hampshire
Canterbury College 01227 811111 Visit website Kent
Brooksby Melton College 01664 850850 Visit website Leicestershire
Positive Pathways Academy 01322 436285 Visit website London - Bexley
SJC Training Academy of Hair and Beauty T/A HB Academy 07903883316 Visit website London - Bexley
West London Beauty Academy - Remix Hair and Beauty 07701032052 Visit website London - Brent
Sanrizz Education Centre 02078331300 Visit website London - Camden
Harrogate College 01423 879466 Visit website North Yorkshire
Hensmans Salons Academy 01604 634448 Visit website Northamptonshire
Hair and Beauty Academy @ Studio CCK 01935 849199 Visit website Somerset
Ethos Hair Training Academy 01909 231125 Visit website South Yorkshire - Rotherham
West Suffolk College 01284 701301 Visit website Suffolk
Allerton Grange School 0113 393 0304 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
Guernsey College of Further Education 01481 737500 Visit website Guernsey
The Beauty Lounge +91 8146422355 Visit website India
Renaissance Hair & Beauty Cosmetology Academy +353 868180180 Visit website Ireland
Coleg Y Cymoedd - Ystrad Mynach 01443 816888 Visit website Cardiff
Coleg y Cymoedd - Nantgarw 01443 662800 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff
The College Merthyr Tydfil 01685 726000 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff