Hairdressing

Do you dream of becoming a hairdresser, a barber, salon manager or owning your own hairdressing salon?

Studying at City and Islington College gives you creative skills in the art of cutting and dressing hair, as well as practical skills including how to present a professional image and work effectively with others in the salon. Our study programmes are taught by fully qualified, highly creative staff who have a wealth of professional and teaching experience. You will cover topics such as health and safety, promoting a positive impression of yourself and your organisation, hygiene, client consultation, shampoo and conditioning, colouring hair, cutting, finishing and dressing techniques.

Our courses lead to careers...

The courses have a real business focus, and you will learn about the day-to-day running of a hairdressing salon, including working on a salon reception and the responsibilities of a salon manager. 

Future careers can include: 
• Barbering 
• Hair Dressing 
• Hair Salon Manager  
• Hair Stylist