STAGE 1: Professional Barbering
Level: 1 | Duration: 12 Weeks | Start Date: September
What is this course about?
This qualification is a great introduction to the art of men’s styling. You will learn and develop your practical skills in the creative art of men’s hairdressing. You will earn how to use professional products and tolls which will help you develop skills in barbering. This course is a mandatory requirement for progression onto the stage 2 of the professional barbering course, unless you already hold a relevant hairdressing qualification.
Video information for adult applicants (Aged 19+)
Why choose this course?
- Winners in the World UK skills competition in beauty therapy
- 100% pass rates
- Excellent employment opportunities
- Outstanding quality assurance reports from awarding body inspections
- High satisfaction rates from our students and clients
16/18: You will need to have achieved 4 GCSEs at 2 (E) or above which must include English.
19+: You will need to be assessed at working at Level E3 English. You will be invited in for an interview.
What will I learn on this course?
This course includes
- Client consultation
- Health and safety
- Shampoo & conditioning
- styling techniques for different effects
- Introduction to colouring techniques
- Basic Cutting techniques
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed throughout your course by practical observation and your theoretical understanding will be assessed through the completion of an assignment. You will be required to complete a portfolio of evidence which will require photographic evidence.
*Please note: You may be required to attend an assessment day/evening if you are selected by the awarding body, external verifier – failure to attend could lead to your certificate being withheld until you are seen be the external verifier
Are there any costs associated with this course?
You will have to follow the correct dress code for the professional environment and you will have the option to purchase a tunic (approximately £25.00) plus postage and packing), you must also wear full length black trousers and a full black shoe. You will have to provide files etc. for your course work and photographic evidence may be required for practical assessments. (Costs subject to change for 2021)
Course Fee (Age 19+) : TBC (2020 £130)
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What will this course lead on to?
On successful completion of this course you will be able to progress onto the stage 2, intermediate level of the professional barbering course where you will learn more advanced barbering, cutting techniques and clipper work. You may wish to seek employment in a barbershop, hairdressers or become self-employed.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes