Who is this course for?
This is a vocational qualification that has been designed to develop a range of barbering skills to a high level of occupational ability and will prepare learners to enter the men’s hairdressing and barbering sector.
This qualification will develop your knowledge, understanding, and skills to enable you to consult with men on the type of hair cut and facial hair shaping that they want, and advise what is suitable for them.
You will also learn to work in a safe manner throughout the service, protecting both yourself and your clients.
You do not need any previous experience in Hairdressing or Barbering – please see entry requirements below.
What are the entry requirements for the course?
Due to the assessment of this qualification, learners must have a good level of reading, writing and verbal communication and be fluent in their use and understanding in all aspects of the English language.
This course is accessible for learners who are aged 16+.
You will be required to attend an pre-enrolment interview for this programme.
How long is this course?
This is a 27 week part-time course.
Tuesday evenings, from 6.00pm to 9.00pm.
Term 1: Wednesday 7 September 2021 – 15 December 2021
Term 2: Wednesday 5 January 2022 – 6 April 2022
What will I study on this course?
- Health and safety practice in the salon
- Client consultation for hair services
- Cut facial hair
- Cut men’s hair
What Qualification will I gain?
VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Barbering
How is the course assessed?
The assessment methods used for each unit are as follows:
- Question papers under exam conditions
- Observation of practical performance
What does this course lead on to?
Any further qualification within Hairdressing and Barbering; please see the website for a full list of courses on offer.
How much will it cost?
Course fees: £680.00.
Barbering kit (HABIA): approximately £197 (tbc).
PLEASE NOTE: We require full payment for this course prior to the start date.
How can I find out more?
For further information please call 608640, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.