Barbering Level 2

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.

Course Level:
Level 2
Duration:
1 Year
Campus:
High Street
Awarding Body:
City & Guilds
Overview

If your career aim is to be a Barber, this is the qualification for you. Working with real clients in the Academy of Hair & Beauty 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 Hairdressing.

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 internal competitions and attend the Manchester Trade Fair.

Modules

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

Entry Requirements

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

Your choices may include:

  • Junior Barber
Academic

Your choices may include:

  • Hair Professional (Barber)
  • Apprenticeship
INFORMATION

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

VOCATIONAL
Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy are exciting and rewarding industries. This course offers a great introduction into a career in both areas and will provide you with the necessary knowledge and...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 1
High Street
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...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 2
High Street
The Hairdressing industry in women’s and men’s services is highly competitive. This exciting qualification will equip you with the skills and expertise to offer a range of Hairdressing...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 2
High Street
The Hairdressing industry is competitive, fast moving and ever changing, with an emphasis on providing a great service to clients. A career in Hairdressing offers many opportunities and challenges...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 2
High Street
This Level 3 Hairdressing course offers many opportunities and challenges; it is closely linked to the Fashion industry which is fast and ever-changing. This course will push your levels of...
2020-2021
Full-time, Vocational
Level 3
High Street
Apprenticeships
The Hair Professional Apprenticeship allows you to choose between two very different careers: Hairdresser and Barber.
2019-2020
Apprenticeships
Level 2
High Street
Part-time
Need a new challenge? Whether it’s for kickstarting a new career, learning a new skill or styling hair for friends and family, this barbering course will fit the bill....
2019-2020
Part-time
Tue 24 Sep 2019
High Street
Sample what the hair industry has to offer! Learn how to create styles professionally!
2019-2020
Part-time
Sat 8 February 2020
High Street
Events
Kath Pinington – Polework & Jumping Clinic
19 November 2019
11:00 - 17:00
Open Evening – Skipton
26 November 2019
17:30 - 19:30
Open Evening – Aviation Academy
04 December 2019
17:30 - 19:30
Year 11 Taster Morning 2019
06 December 2019
09:30 - 11:30
Our Staff