Level 2 Technical Certificate in Barbering
This course is designed to offer the opportunity to learn barbering skills to incorporate mens hair styling techniques. The qualification is based on the National Occupational Standards for Barbering
This course is suitable if you are currently working or wish to work in a barber shop or a hairdressing salon and wish to gain a formal qualification. Alternatively, for someone with no experience who wants to gain basic barbering skills to enable them to work in a barbers as a junior or to work freelance.
Although some hairdressing experience would be desirable it is not essential. You must be able to commit to at least three hours per week of home study; have a good level of written and spoken English and computer skills.
Where does it lead:
Level 2 Certificate in cutting womens hair or VRQ L2 Diploma in Hairdressing/barbering or a career as a salon hair stylist/barber freelance