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Barbering (Level 2)


Why study this course?

This is a one year City & Guilds programme designed to give you the skills and knowledge to work as a Level 2 Barber. The Level 2 Barbering study programme is designed for beginners and for those that hold womens hairdressing qualifications and are looking to enhance the skills required in this fast growing industry. You will train in well-equipped modern salons with experienced teaching staff. The programme includes 30 hours of work experience that can be completed in local barber or hair salons. Once qualified you will have the option to advance your skills and knowledge further with the Level 3 Advanced Barbering Diploma.

What will I study?

You will study cutting mens hair, cutting mens facial hair, colour and highlighting, client consultations, working in the hair industry and following health and safety practice in the salon.

What will I be able to do after I complete this course?

This study programme will prepare you for progression on to a Level 3 study programme or you can progress on to an apprenticeship or into employment.

Are there any additional costs?

• Salon uniform and equipment approx. £210

Is there anything else I need to know when considering this course?

Although the government has announced that exams will not be going ahead this summer, we are committed to ensuring that all students who apply to join us this year will be able to do so. We therefore want to reassure you that you have nothing to worry about with regards to applying for one of our programmes starting in September 2020. We are committed to ensuring that the challenges of the current situation will not prevent our future students from achieving their full potential, we are with you every step of the way. To apply online, select the 'Apply' button. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

What qualifications will I gain?

• Barbering City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma AND • English and maths qualifications if required