Certificate in Barbering - Level 2 (Suited to people without experience)

Start Date: 01/03/2022
Start Time: 10:00
End Date: 17/06/2022
End Time: 14:00
Day(s): Tuesday
Site: College Main Site


Course Overview

The Level 2 Certificate in Barbering is a vocational qualification that has been designed to develop a limited number of barbering skills to a high level of occupational ability and will prepare you to enter the men's hairdressing sector as a junior barber.

This qualification will develop your knowledge, understanding and skills to enable you to advise and consult with men on the type of haircut and facial hair shaping the way they want, but just as importantly what is suitable for them. You will also learn how to work in a safe manner throughout the service protecting both yourself and your clients.

Work Experience & Industry Placements

It is recommended to gain work experience in a barbershop or salon alongside this qualification but is not a course requirement.

Qualification Gained

Certificate in Barbering at Level 2

After The Course

Progression onto Level 3 Barbering is recommended.

What Will I Learn

This qualification includes the units to prepare you to work effectively as a junior barber, including:

  • client consultation for hair services
  • cutting men's hair
  • cutting facial hair and following health and safety in the salon

English And Maths

A good understanding on English and maths is required.

Teaching Learning and Assessment

Assignment work-packs and exams, alongside practical observations are required to achieve this course.

Course Expenses

The cost of this course is £433.

There is a barbering kit requirement from £300 which must also be purchased for this qualification.

Entry Requirements

  • This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 years and over.
  • No prior experience is required in hair or barbering for this qualification.
  • Entry onto this qualification can be via previous achievement of a Level 2 qualification in hairdressing and/or a successful skills test or interview.

Required Experience

No previous experience is required.

How To Apply

Apply online via the website.