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Our professional qualifications in hairdressing help learners launch and develop their careers as hairdressers, barbers, wigmakers and salon managers. Salon assistants can quickly work their way up in the hairdressing industry. There are many opportunities to become managers, trainers or owners.

  • Available in UK
  • Available internationally
  • Apprenticeships
  • Technical Qualifications


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City & Guilds MHD Academy

Online expert led training resources which support the teaching and learning of City & Guilds Hairdressing & Barbering qualifications. Bring the salon into the classroom for the first time. 

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City & Guilds MHD Academy

Funding information

We have provided guidance on funding to help with your programme planning:

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You can also download funding information on qualifications in your sector:

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We run a wide range of events across our sectors, including qualification briefings, CPD events and centre management events. Take a look at our calendar for more information. 

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International Courses

See our new suite of internationally recognised qualifications for Hair and Beauty >