Ideal if: You are wanting to take your first steps towards becoming a professional Barber
You’ll learn: A range of skills and knowledge for traditional and modern Barbering and male grooming services
Expect: Working on real clients in our salons
You’ll love: Masterclasses from industry experts and competitions.
Barbering - The professional craft of cutting, styling, grooming and shaving men's hair
If you are passionate about hair and want to take the first steps to becoming a professional Barber, then this full time course is for you.
Not only will you learn a range of essential Barbering skills you will also study the theory and origins of barbering which will equip you to enter employment or develop your training further.
Your studies will include:
- Cutting techniques
- Styling men’s hair
- Trimming Facial hair
- Client consultation
- Promoting products and services
These skills form a vital platform for anyone wishing to join the Barbering. This is a vocational qualification which focuses on commercial timings and standards, where all practical assessments are carried out in our own commercial salons
How will I be assessed?
The qualification is based on continuous training and assessment or practical skills, with supportive evidence in the form of assignment writing and end of module tests. Competence skills is assessed on clients in our own salon.
All students are expected to purchase a uniform and full kit, two weeks before the course starts.
kit supplier information will be also be provided at enrolment.
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At Gloucestershire College we want students to develop their English and maths skills so that they achieve their learning goals and future career aims. For this reason all full-time students who have not achieved grade A* to C English language or maths GCSE will study these subjects as part of their course.
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