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Barbering Intensive

  • Students

    If you are passionate about hair and want to take the first steps to become a professional barber, then this course (aimed at over 19’s) is for you. You will learn a range of essential skills and knowledge for gents barbering which will equip you to enter employment or go on to further training.

    Your studies will include:

    • cutting techniques
    • styling men’s hair
    • trimming beards and moustaches
    • client consultation
    • promoting products and services


    These skills form a vital platform for any person wishing to become a barber. This is a vocational qualification which focuses on commercial timings and standards and all practical assessments are carried out in our commercial salons on paying clients.

    As part of the course you will also study the theory of barbering. The qualification is based on continuous training and assessment or practical skills, with supportive evidence in the form of either online testing or written evidence of end of module tests and assignment writing.

    kit supplier information will be also be provided at enrolment

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Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.