The convenient way to study Hairdressing

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Study a Hairdressing theory course online

Are you interesting in learning about the hairdressing industry?

Maybe you would like to improve your career prospects in hairdressing?

Then this is where our introduction to hairdressing course can help you!

Develop your knowledge of the hairdressing industry and enrol on our course today!


3 reasons why you should study hairdressing:

Improve your knowledge in the hairdressing industry

Do you have an interest in the hair dressing industry? Then our hairdressing course can help you understand the health and safety in the salon, know how to present a professional image, learn how to give client consultations, recognise the different services offered in the salon, identify various types of hair styles and discover the career prospects in the hairdressing industry.

Kick start your job prospects

If you have always dreamed of becoming a hairdresser, a course will help you gain the knowledge you need to understand the industry better. This may be the first step in your hairdressing journey.

Earn extra cash

Why not set up your own portable hair dressing business and earn some cash on the side. With a better understanding of the hairdressing field, it can help you learn how to work in this area. You will even be able to style your own hair, bonus!

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Trusted independent accreditation

All of our courses are independently accredited from long-established awarding organisations with qualifications such as ABE, BTEC, NVQ, and A-Level. It’s easier to get a job when you have an employer recognised qualification.

Each independent award body perform detailed, rigorous checks to ensure our courses meets their high standards.

Study from home, at your own pace

If you struggle to find time to study every day at a traditional college, a home learning course is an ideal solution. Over 90,000 people have studied with us from home and enjoyed full support from a tutor.

You’ll study whenever you want, at your own pace. There are no strict deadlines (you’ll have up to a year and most of our courses require 80 hours of study- that’s around 1 hour and a half a week).

Award-winning tutor support

Our courses are studied entirely from home- but you still enjoy help at every step of the way from your dedicated expert tutor who can be contacted via our award-winning e-learning site.

Meet our award-winning tutor - Caroline Wren

A quality distance learning experience with a FREE CV critique service

After you’ve passed your course, you can use our CV writing expertise to improve your chances of finding a job. This is a free service open to all successful Open Study College students, it is unavailable elsewhere.

Welcome to Open Study College

Why enrol with Open Study College?

  • Multiple award-winning distance learning college
  • Over 90,000 students have enrolled with us
  • Study from home, at your own pace
  • Full support from your tutor
  • Easy to understand course materials
  • FREE XO Student Discounts card
  • FREE CV writing service – Get a better CV to apply for better jobs
  • FREE employability guide to help you impress future employers

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