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 3 Award in Barbering will give you the knowledge to enhance your skills and techniques to an advanced level, which could lead to an exciting career in this field. This course is suitable for hair stylists wishing to advance on their barbering expertise and gain industry skills.

  • Course Type Adult - Professional
  • Subject Area Hair and Beauty
  • Qualification City and Guilds NVQ
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Level 3
  • 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 £460
  • Reduced Fee None
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 3 Award in Barbering will give you the knowledge to enhance your skills and techniques to an advanced level, which could lead to an exciting career in this field.

This course is suitable for hair stylists wishing to advance on their barbering expertise and gain industry skills.

This Level 3 award comprises of 2 units from the full NVQ3 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 different aspects of cutting men’s hair, neckline shapes, beards, moustaches, facial shaving and massage with aftercare advice.

All clipper work in L3 is freehand so this will enhance your skills and creativity.

Next steps: 

You could progress onto the full NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Barbering running from September 2019.

 

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for anyone who has L2 hairdressing/barbering or equivalent.

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, thinning scissors and a cut throat razor. 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.

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