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Advanced & Creative Hair Professionals Level 3 Apprenticeship

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Advanced & Creative Hair Professionals Level 3 Apprenticeship

Advanced and Creative Hair Professionals are creative, passionate, and driven professionals who work without supervision, managing themselves and others when required. They provide a quality service, whilst working to the highest standards and continuously developing their personal and professional skills. An Advanced and Creative Hair Professional works in the hair industry, which is one of the largest, most trusted and fashion forward professions.

Course information

College Day Release intakes

Day release begins in September (6 months shop floor experience is essential prior to this).

When can the apprenticeship training start?

As soon as employment starts.

Course Content

The apprenticeship covers a range of Skills Knowledge and Behaviours.  Whilst studying you will be supported throughout the programme to develop.

  • Health and Safety
  • Consultation services
  • Creative restyles
  • Creative Styling and dressing hair
  • Smoothing and strengthening systems
  • Portfolio collections

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Entry requirements


Maths Grade 9-4 and English Grade 9-4

Other requirements…

  • A passion for the industry
  • Able to travel to Brooks Bedford
  • Able to provide in salon models for assessment, portfolio and EPA
What training is required in the workplace? 
  • 20% off the job
  • In salon Trainer / Mentor
  • Consultation
  • Creative restyle cutting services
  • Creative styling services
  • Creative colouring and colour correction services
  • Straightening and smoothing services
  • Support with portfolio collections
Further study and career options

Course progression:

  • Progression to Barbering
  • Salon management

Career progression:

  • Senior Stylist
  • Creative Style Director
  • Creative Colour Director
  • Management
Additional information

The following PPE/Equipment is required:

  • Level 3 top up kit
  • 2 Level 3 Block Heads
  • College tunic / uniform

(£150 TBC)

Apprentice usually pays for this.


Study is available at Brooks Hair & Beauty (Bedford)

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Next Steps

How to apply

To start this Apprenticeship you will need to be employed in a relevant job role – visit the Apprenticeships section of our website, where you can view our Apprenticeship vacancies. For further information or queries you can email us or call 01234 291747.

Apprentices do not have to pay a fee to study, however the employer may be required to pay depending on their Levy entitlement/age of the candidate. For further information call 01234 291747.

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Available Courses
Brooks Hair & Beauty Bedford
Starts: Various
Type: Apprenticeships
Length: 2 years
Day(s): Flex

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, email or call us on 0345 658 8990.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.