City & Guilds
Bridal Hairstyling

Develop intricate skills in bridal hairstyling.


Why take this course?

This course will allow you to carry out a range of bridal hairstyles with confidence, so that you can create a personalised bridal look. 

What you will experience

You will use a combination of skilled techniques and approaches to perfect different styles and create different looks, whilst gaining valuable hands-on experience in our expert training salons. You will explore safe working practices and research bridal styling, as well as the effects of hair structure before/during styling.

Three looks are carried out for summative assessment, including one classic, one contemporary and one style of your choice.

Hairdressing student styling hair

Key facts

Mode of study

Entry requirements

The course is suitable for those who have a Hairdressing qualification at level 1 or level 2 and/or have been working in the industry for around two years. You will be expected to possess consultation and health and safety qualifications or appropriate work experience from a salon.

Good communication skills, a willingness to learn new practical skills and working with the general public are essential qualities for successfully achieving this qualification.

What you will need

You will need a kit comprising of items to use during practical activities. You will be provided with a list of items required and possible suppliers.

Black trousers, black top and closed toe shoes are required to be worn at all times in the salon.

What you need to know

Next steps




Those applying for this course will require pre-entry guidance before booking on to their course. Please contact the Student Advice Centre: 

Telephone: 01224 612330

Please note that timetabling changes can often occur after the Part-time Course Guide is published, and as a result the printed version of the guide may not hold the most up-to-date information.

We therefore advise you that all start dates and times listed on the website are at all times accurate, and should be used as your main point of reference before booking your course.

This course is currently unavailable. Please contact the Student Advice Centre for more information.

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