Introduction to Barbering
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Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy
Part Time Evening
50% discount available to learners on a Means Tested Benefit
100% discount available to Under 19s dependent on course suitability.
06 February 2024
In a nutshell
This course takes complete beginners through the basic skills of barbering including scissor and clipper techniques; and covers hair cutting, beard shaping and facial grooming.
This course is for...
... complete beginners wanting an introduction to barbering
... hairdressers looking to develop their skills and techniques in barbering
This course will help you understand men's grooming fashions and introduce you to a range of techniques and services offered by the modern barber.
What you'll learn:
- Basic comb, scissors and clipper skills
- Client care and consultation
- Equipment care and safety
- Cut, trim and style hair, beards and moustaches
There are no formal requirements, just an interest in learning barbering skills
You'll be advised about the purchase of equipment and blocks to practice your skills, during the first week of the course.
After successful completion of the course, if you would like to continue developing your skillset you can progress onto the Level 2 NVQ Barbering course.
This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.
After booking your course you have 14 days to change your mind and request a full refund. You can still request a refund after this date, but this will only be given if you meet the criteria from the college fee policy.
If your chosen course starts within 14 days of you booking your place, then the 14 day refund policy does not apply and any refund will be subject to the college fee policy.
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team