Level 6 National Hairdressing Apprenticeship
QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Hairdressing 6M20856
The National Hairdressing Apprenticeship will provide successful apprentices with a QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Hairdressing. This is the only recognised national qualification for fully qualified hairdressers in Ireland.
The earn-as-you-learn model ensures that you are paid a weekly apprentice rate by your employer throughout your apprenticeship. Plus, our apprenticeship programme is designed to ensure that you receive training both on and off the job which is formally regulated and of a national standard.
The duration of the National Hairdressing Apprenticeship will be over 3 years with training consisting of 80% full time employment and 20% off the job training with Sallynoggin College of Further Education on a day release.
To qualify for acceptance onto the National Hairdressing Apprenticeship programme:
- Candidates must firstly secure employment as an apprentice with an approved salon.
- Hold a QQI Level 4 Major Award or equivalent OR two-year full-time experience in a Hairdressing Salon
On successful completion, you will be able to work as a qualified hairdresser with a nationally and internationally recognised qualification. You will have the skills and expertise to perform an extensive range of services, from styling, colouring and cutting hair to performing scalp treatments.