Barbering

Barbering

Barbering is the fastest growing sector within the hairdressing industry, with the growth of male grooming; it is an ideal time to gain skills in this area. This Level 2 Award in Barbering is aimed at hairdressers wanting to gain a Barbering qualification or barbers already working in a salon environment the knowledge to enhance skills and techniques, which could lead to an exciting career in this field. This Level 2 Award comprises of 2 units from the full NVQ2 Certification in Barbering.

  • Course Type Adult - Professional
  • Subject Area Hair and Beauty
  • Qualification City and Guilds NVQ Diploma
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Level 2
  • Location Hele Road Centre
  • Course Length 22 weeks
  • Start Date 23-Sep-19
  • End Date 16-Mar-20
  • Day Monday
  • Times 18.00-21.00
  • Fee £430
  • Reduced Fee None
  • Course Code H2EBARB0/9/1
Overview

Barbering is the fastest growing sector within the hairdressing industry, with the growth of male grooming; it is an ideal time to gain skills in this area. This Level 2 Award in Barbering is aimed at hairdressers wanting to gain a Barbering qualification or barbers already working in a salon environment the knowledge to enhance skills and techniques, which could lead to an exciting career in this field. This Level 2 Award comprises of 2 units from the full NVQ2 Certification in Barbering.

What topics will I study?

Cutting skills are amongst the most important you will need as a barber.

Within this course you will cover the different aspects of cutting men’s hair, neckline shapes, beards and moustaches to achieve modern and traditional looks.

From long hair cuts to skin fades and man buns, they are all included! This will help to build your confidence, use your imagination and build on your client base as well as gaining units in this Award.

Next steps:

You could progress onto the full NVQ Level 3 Award in Barbering – read more here.

Entry Requirements

This course is open to all learners 19+.
This course is suitable for anyone who has a keen interest in men’s barbering.

Facilities

The Laurence Building boasts exceptional, industry standard salons with professional equipment, alongside a newly designed showcase ‘Zeal Hair Salon’ with barbering facilities. All student our busy commercial environment and gain assessments on real clients.

Additional Costs

For this course, the college will supply a block head for you to use, however you will need the following equipment: a cutting comb, scissors and thinning scissors. If you already have such items please feel free to bring them, alternatively we can recommend buying the items from “PHAB Wholesales”, contact hhbadmin@exe-coll.ac.uk for further information.

  • Have a question?

    If you have questions or would like to speak to someone, our team of Customer Service Advisers can help answer your questions or direct your enquiry to the correct team.
    Speak to us today on 01392 400500 or email info@exe-coll.ac.uk.

  • Ready to find out more?

    Why not come along to one of our open events, a chance to explore our facilities, ask questions about our courses and find out more about being a student at Exeter College. Our next Open Event is on Thursday 17th October 2019, 5pm-8pm. Visit our open events page to register today.

You may also like View all Level 2 Courses View all Hair and Beauty Courses