Level 3 Certificate in Barbering

Course Details

Course Title: Level 3 Certificate in Barbering Time:
Type: Evening Course Duration:
Start Date: Register Your Interest End Date:
Day Cost:
Mode Part-Time    

This course is aimed at those currently working within the hairdressing industry who are looking to develop skills in cutting men’s hair or those with a desire to gain skills in Barbering.

A Level 2 qualification in Barbering and a good level of Maths and English. An interview is required.

You will learn the following units:

  • Working in the hair industry
  • Maintaining health and safety in the salon
  • Client consultation for hair services
  • How to shampoo and condition the hair and scalp

You will have a choice of the following units:

  • Promoting products and services to clients in a salon
  • Colouring and lightening hair
  • Providing perming services
  • Cutting men’s hair
  • Cutting facial hair
  • Creating an image on a theme within the hair sector
  • The art of colouring
  • Scalp massage
  • Salon reception duties
  • Styling men’s hair


All work is continually assessed and you will undertake practical assessments, written tasks and online testing.

Full salon uniform and kit will be required. Details will be discussed at enrolment.

Progression into employment within a hairdressing salon or barbers. Further studies to include an Advanced Apprenticeship in Barbering.

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