What courses can I do after this?
This is a good course for those wishing to go straight into employment in the industry as a Barber. Alternatively you could progress and develop your skills in Womens Hairdressing at L2.
What jobs can I get?
Employment as a position at a Barber
To do this course you should have...
You will have needed to complete a Level 2 hair qualification, preferably in Barbering (but work experience will be considered if in Women's hairdressing) A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades 9-4 (formerly A* - D) including English and Maths or have achieved a Level 2 Functional Skill in English and Maths. You will also need to bring in your own suitable models to be assessed on.
What about work experience?
You will complete a minimum of 45-60 days of work experience in a local salon/Barbers
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
|There is an Advanced Learner Loan available for this course.|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
Click below to download the uniform and kit lists. This can be ordered direct from the suppliers. Please DO NOT order any the following if you only have a condidtional place offered, and are awaiting confirmation of pending results.
L3 Barbering Uniform
L3 Barbering Kit
You will also need to wear flat black enclosed shoes (no trainers). You should also wear smart black trousers (no leggings or jeans)
This programme places a strong emphasis on technical skills. You will study the following modules:
:Working in the hair industry
- Follow Health and Safety practice in the salon
- Client consultation for hair services
- Shampooing and condition the hair and scalp
- Promote produces and services in the salon
- Cut Men's hair
- Cut facial hair
- Colour and lighten hair
- Styling Men's hair
- Create an image based on a theme within the hair sector
- Display stock to promote sales in the salon
- Provide scalp massage services
- Salon reception duties
As part of your timetable you will be required to work one evening a week in one of The College's Salons, Flaunt Hair, as part of getting you work-ready. You will study Functional Skills in English or/and mathematics or GCSE in English and/or Maths
The course is designed to provide you with a good working knowledge of Barbering. It will enable you to develop a strong awareness of the industry. During the programme you will be required to take part in work experience in a local salon/barbers
September Timetable to be confirmed on induction.
More about the course
Here at The College we have a reputation for offering excellent skills training. Our lecturers are professionals in their chosen fields, with strong experience, knowledge and expertise.
Working in ourcommercial training salons, Flaunt Hair, you will gain valuable experience in offering a professional salon service, including customer care, client consultation and professional services, in a realistic working environment.