Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 year Level 3 Full-Time Ashington Main Campus Skills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course is for barbers currently working in the industry who would like to increase their skills and services offered to clients, or those who have completed a hairdressing qualification and would like to increase their skills and knowledge around cutting men's hair.

You will study cutting, styling, pattern cutting, colouring and clipper work. Ideal if you want to progress in the barbering industry.

You should have a Level 2 qualification in hairdressing or barbering.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire Those in receipt of benefits may be eligible for support.

Your progress will be assessed by a range of methods including practical observations and online tests.

19+ students are not required to study Maths and English, however, the college does offer courses to help you upskill if required.

Adult courses run over 1 day, which includes a late night.

This course is for hair/barbering professionals currently working in the industry who would like to increase their skills and services offered to clients.

You will study a range of modules including: design and create patterns in hair, provide shaving services, provide face massage services, design and create a range of facial hair shapes, creatively cut hair using a combination of barbering techniques, col

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What’s next?

You may progress to Level 3 in Hairdressing or a salon management qualification.

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