Plaiting for Beginners

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09:30 - 12:30

On this course you will study various aspects of Plaiting hair. Learning basic skills to achieve fabulous results.

You will be able to achieve a basic three strand plait, a scalp plait, learn how to prepare the hair for plaiting and how to secure it.

Our talented staff will be able to demonstrate the plaiting techniques and then support you in achieving them by yourself.

Next: What will I learn?

What will I learn?

The skills you would learn on this course include:

-sectioning the hair ready for plaiting
-achieving a 3 strand basic plait - the fundamental skill for further plaiting.
-achieving a scalp plait (more able students will develop their skills further.)
-securing a plait so that it will stay in all day

Next: Assessment

How will I be assessed?

Assessment includes:

- Observation of practical assessments
-Self evaluation

Next: Career Opportunities?

Career Opportunities

The experience you gain on the course will help you to achieve basic plaited hair styles. You may also continue with your studies and progress on to the full-time hairdressing qualification or an apprenticeship.

Successful hairdressers can take their pick from many top jobs - working in top salons in the UK or on magazines or photoshoots in the fashion media. With UK hairdressing regarded as the best in the world, there is plenty of opportunity to use your skills internationally.

Next: Entry requirements

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements required.

You will need to be able to work with others as part of a team and communicate with colleagues.

Next: Fees

Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on for details. More about Student Finance.

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