What is involved in the Course
During the course you will have both theory and practical days.
The practical days will be working firstly on model heads, and then you will get the opportunity to perform your skills on each other. When you have mastered your skills, you will get to work on live models in a salon environment, So Studio, all under the full supervision of your class tutor.
You will also have the option of working in a salon one day per week as work experience. This is optional, but strongly advised.
What are the entry requirements?
We are looking for PASSION, not points. You tell us why you are passionate about hairdressing. We expect excellent attendance and punctuality throughout the course.
What can I do next?
This diploma is an alternative to the apprenticeship system of learning the art of hairdressing. Completion of this diploma will take you to a level of a Stylist on the salon floor, pending you successfully pass all examinations, both theory and practical.
After that, your career path within the hairdressing world is so diverse ….be it Hairdresser, Technician, Tutoring, Artistic Stylist, Session Stylist…. it’s a lifetime career!
We have an excellent reputation in the Hair and Beauty industry. CIBHT’s highly qualified and industry current tutors ensure that we are up-to-date and at the forefront of any new trends and cutting edge elements within the hairdressing industry. You will have access to on line training videos created by our expert tutors and you will work in our stylish real world So Studio Salon.
While studying with us you will be working in our amazing tailor made So Studio Hair Salon; under the direction of our expert tutors. In this fun and exciting environment you will get to work on a wide variety of customers, this is the ideal way to begin your new hairdressing career. You will be trained to be salon –ready. You will develop key skills such as taking bookings, meeting and greeting clients, consulting and providing a wide range of hairdressing services.
We at CIBHT take your course investment seriously. Our great value for money course price is all inclusive, that’s it, no added extras! We have designed easy to use monthly payment plan options; our accounts team will speak to each student individually. All our courses are eligible for the LES funding of up to €500; if you are entitled then this is subtracted from your course price.
Frequently Ask Questions
Is this course recognised and by who?
Yes, we want you to enjoy your training and be confidant that you are working towards a fully recognised world class qualification.
VTCT is our awarding provider they are a leading international awarding organisation and all of their qualifications have been mapped to the Irish Frame work- the qualifications are recognised by the Irish government, employers and insurers.
Can I work in Ireland or abroad with my VTCT qualification?
Yes you can. VTCT qualifications are fully recognised in Ireland and worldwide. Thus giving you the option of working in Ireland or travelling/working around the world, working on cruise ships.
How do I apply?
Email: us and set up an interview.