Hairdressing Courses

This 10-week part time course is held on Wednesday evenings from 6.00-8.00pm. It will teach you techniques such as clipper work, scissors work, client consultations, blow drying and styling.

  • About the Course

    You will study:

    • Clipper work
    • Scissors work
    • Client consultations
    • Blow drying
    • Styling.
  • Additional Costs

    Additional Fees

    £173 – barbering kit only.

  • Entry Requirements
    None. If you need advice before you apply, please call Sandra Hale on 020 8326 2219 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Progression

    You may want to go on to a Level 2 hairdressing or barbering course.

  • Assessment Method

    There is no formal assessment.

How to Apply

You do not need an interview for this course and do not need to complete the application form.

You can either enrol in person at the college during our opening hours, or enrol by telephone with your credit/debit card on 020 8326 2020, Monday to Friday: 10am-12pm or 2pm-4pm. If you are not sure if this course is right for you and you need advice before you enrol, please call our advisers on 020 8326 2020 or email:

Course Info

Courses for Adults 19+

Course Fee £328.00

Part Time

Level 1

Location Isleworth

Start Date 16/09/2020

West Thames College Certificate


Margaret Harris
Lecturer in Hairdressing and Barbering

“I studied at West Thames College before becoming a manager of a Regis salon. I now work alongside the teacher who trained me all of those years ago! In teaching I have truly found my calling.”

Margaret Harris

Sandra Cooper
Lecturer in Hairdressing

Former student, Sandra, joined the college as the salon receptionist before studying for her teaching qualification. “It’s a brilliant feeling passing on your skills to the students and seeing how they progress throughout their time at college.”

Sandra Cooper
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