Introduction to Hairdressing and Barbering

Introduction to Hairdressing and Barbering

An inspiring 5 week course on the art of hairdressing.

  • Course Type Adult - Professional
  • Subject Area Hair and Beauty
  • Qualification N/A
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Beginners
  • Location Hele Road Centre
  • Course Length 5 weeks
  • Start Date 02-Jun-2020
  • End Date 30-Jun-2020
  • Day Tuesday
  • Times 18:00-21:00
  • Fee £55.00
  • Reduced Fee None
  • Course Code H0EBARB0/9/1

An inspiring 5 week course on the art of hairdressing. This course will provide an insight into the skills and techniques used within this industry.

What topics will I study?

You will study this programme through a range of activities, discussions and practical tasks that will cover the following areas:

  • Styling / Hair up
  • Setting
  • Shampooing massage techniques
  • Introduction to consultation
  • Skin fades

Next steps: 

The course could reinforce your interest in pursuing a career in hairdressing or Barbering and you may wish to enrol onto one of our part-time courses and undertake a qualification i.e. Level 2 in Women and Men’s Hairdressing or Level 2 Award in Barbering .

Entry Requirements

None – anyone with an interest in hairdressing and those who have contemplated a qualification in the hairdressing but would like to try an introductory course in the first instance.


The Laurence Building boasts exceptional, industry standard salons with professional equipment, alongside a newly designed showcase ‘Zeal Hair Salon’ with barbering facilities.

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