This course is designed for 16-19 year olds.
Our Barbering course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to access the Barbering Industry. Once you have completed your hands-on Barbering training, you will be industry ready.
Throughout the course you will be trained and assessed to achieve a VTCT qualification as well as receive training which reflects the reality of the industry and provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the skills and knowledge required to progress your career.
The course is scheduled over 4 days per week and will be a mixture of theory and practical across the year
Your progression from this qualification will be the below pathways:
• Employment – This qualification will give you the skills required to gain employment.
The entry requirements for this course are:
• Merit in relevant Level 2 qualification, or
• 4 GCSEs Grade 4 (C) or above including maths and English
• Interview and assessment
You will be trained and assessed across the following areas:
• Health and Safety
• Customer Service
• Cut & Finish hair.
• Cut Beards
• Create patterns in Hair
• Colouring techniques
• Shaving techniques
This course is supported by our Create Your Future Programme. An online curriculum, specially tailored to your course and level, to help you develop essential workplace skills, strengthen your independence, boost confidence and increase progression opportunities.
You will be assessed across a mixture of theory and practical assessments which will be carried out to industry standards.
The assessment methods will be a mix of the below:
• Practical assessments
• Theory based assessments
• Online exams