Barbering Certificate Level 2

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Barbering and male grooming is a real growth area in the industry; this exciting qualification will equip you with the skills and expertise to offer a range of Barbering services to men. Gaining this qualification will increase your employability and earning potential in this competitive and dynamic industry.

Start Date Tue 11 Sep 2018
plus 3 x Saturdays
Weeks 35
Time17:45 - 21:00
Fee£450 *
Exam Fee: £110


If your dream career is to be a barber, this is the qualification for you. Working with real clients in the Academy of Hair & Beauty based at our High Street Campus is a perfect way to start your career in barbering.

Fully equipped, state of the art industry standard salons using top professional equipment and products make an ideal platform for you to learn the practical as well as the theoretical side of barbering.

You will be taught the techniques and skills to cut and style male clients’ hair to create the look they want. Visiting experts make sure you are exposed to the most up to date information and developments. As a Barbering student, you will take part in workshops delivered by visiting speakers and Barbering experts.


Mandatory units include:

  • Working in the Hair Industry
  • Health & Safety
  • Client Consultation
  • Shampooing, Conditioning & Treating the Hair & Scalp

Optional units include:

  • Cut Hair Using Basic Barbering Techniques
  • Dry & Finish Men’s Hair
  • Cut Facial Hair to Shape Using Basic Techniques
  • Promote Products & Services
  • Scalp Massage
  • Colour & Lighten Hair

Entry Requirements

  • Hair & Beauty Level 1 or previous experience including English & Maths GCSEs 9-2 (A*-E)



Your choices may include:

  • Junior Barber


Your choices may include:

  • Hair Professional (Barber) Apprenticeship


You will be required to purchase a kit and wear a uniform for the practical aspects of the course.

Course Fee

* Fee remission available on this course, click here for further information