Course Details

  • This course will give you an introduction to the barbering industry, it will focus on basic skills to give you an insight into barbering and assisting in a barber’s salon, it will build skills on;
    Shampooing and conditioning hair
    Assisting in a salon
    Assisting shaving
    Basic cutting skills
    Styling men’s hair
    You will gain support in choosing the right career choice and building confidence in working within a team and preparing for employment.
    English and maths will form part of this programme for 16-18 learners.

  • Students are required to an interest in the barbering industry, entry level 3 English required.

  • You will be on a course where assessment of practical observations supports your programme of learning. You will build a small portfolio of evidence and assessed through practical assessment.

  • Upon successful completion of this qualification, students can advance their Hair and Beauty skills by enrolling on one of our level 1 courses.

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  • This course is fully funded, a kit and uniform will need to be purchased at the cost of approx. £150.

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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