Level 3 Hairdressing – Advanced

The London Hairdressing Academy

The London Hairdressing Academy

New Term Starting: September 2021

Duration: 20 weeks (including 2 weeks half term)

Where: 85 Stanmore Hill, Stanmore HA7 3DZ.

When: Learners will attend 1 day a week, teaching hours are from 9:30 am to 7:30 pm.

Course OVerview

The Level 3 NVQ in Hairdressing is designed for learners looking to further their current cutting, colour, styling and management knowledge.

The course is divided into 9 Modules covering all of the units needed to provide you with a fast track to hairdressing success. You shall receive guidance and be mentored by your tutor during your work sessions; theory and practical assignments.

Tutors will assess your progress at regular intervals along with a personal appraisal at the end of each stage to ensure you are achieving your set learning goals required by The LHA.

Tuition Fee’s

Please refer to the information below for further details.

Private Tuition Fee – £2900

We offer competitive course tuition fee’s, all learners are able to enrol onto our level 3 courses paying privately for their course tuition.
(£2,900 Tuition fee does not cover your registration fee and kits)

Registration Fee – £150

Both Private & Loan students are required to pay a registration fee before the course start date in order to be enrolled on to the programme and receive their uniforms, Folders and Logbooks. (Registrations fee’s do not include kits.)

Course Modules

1. Creatively cut hair using a combination of techniques

2. Colour hair using a variety of techniques

3. Provide colour correction services

4. Creatively style and dress hair

5. Creatively dress long hair

6. Promote additional services or products to customers

7. Monitor procedures to safely control work operations

8. Provide hairdressing consultation services

9. Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities

(Note: For Loan eligibility Students must be at least 19 years of age to apply for this course. For your NVQ qualification, you will be formally assessed throughout your course and your knowledge will be tested throughout by exams, practical oral questioning and assignments).

View our Course Delivery page for detailed information on The LHA teaching standards and student requirements.

Kit Contents

Learners are required to bring their kit to every class, kit contents must consist of the following items:
-Selection of round Brushes

1. Tail Comb

2. Cutting Comb

3. Paddle Brush

4. Round brushes – Small 25mm, Medium 43mm & Large 50mm

5. Hair dryer (with nozzle and diffuser)

6. Curling Tong

7. Hair Straightener

8. Section Clips

9. Scissors (5-inch scissors)

10. Apron

11.Cutting cape

12. Cutting Collar

13. x 2 – Model Block Heads, at least 22-inch Hair length (real hair, not synthetic)

14. Tripod Floor stand for model heads (to be used in class and at home)


Students will benefit from a variety of enrichment including in-class visits from top brands, days out to events such as salon international and in-class master classes.

We also arrange an annual 3-day trip to Wella Paris workshops for our learners to experience the differences between the hairdressing industry in the UK & Paris.


All learners for Level 2 and Level 3 courses are required to purchase their kit that they will bring to every class.

Kits will be used in class, at home for practising set homework & after graduating when working on clients. 

Students are required to purchase their own kit before the course start date, The LHA will send a full kit list with links to all candidates.