Hairdressing & Beauty

Diploma in Barbering - Level 2 (September 2024 Start)

Start Date: 05/09/2024
Start Time: 09:00
End Date: 25/06/2025
End Time: 17:00
Day(s): Monday to Friday
Site: College Main Site


Course Overview

This qualification covers all elements of becoming a junior barber and will give you the basic understanding and techniques to be able to work in a barbershop as a Junior Barber. Units from: shampoo and conditioning, styling men's hair, basic men's hair cutting and facial beard design. During your course you will also learn reception skills and how to develop and enhance your hair skills in industry.

Work Experience & Industry Placements

There is a requirement for a work placement for a minimum for 30hours which you will need to source and attend during the course.

Qualification Gained

Level 2 Diploma in Barbering NVQ

After The Course

You can progress on to the Level 3 Diploma in Barbering NVQ

What Will I Learn

You will learn: Basic men's hair cutting, reception duties, consultation, assist with shaving services, shampoo & conditioning, facial hair shaping & basic patterns in the hair.

English And Maths

GCSE at a level C o/ Grade 4 of above is required for this course.

Our Lecturers

You will be taught by one of our industry professionals

Course Expenses

You will need to purchase kit and uniform which will cost approx. £300, plus additional trips as required.

How Will I Be Assessed

You will be assessed through practical observations and assessments must be carried out to complete this course which will involve you needs to source your own hair models. Online exams and through online work packs.

Entry Requirements

Good knowledge of Maths and English (Grade 4 or above) is required. Grade 4 in one of the above subjects maybe accepted, but you will be required to undergo maths or english classes alongside this course.

Required Experience

No previous experience is required, but industry experience in a barber shop is recommended whilst undergoing this course.

How To Apply