What you'll Learn
This qualification is for anyone working in the barbering industry, it will suit those who have just completed a Level 2 qualification, as well as those with plenty of experience. To achieve this qualification, you will complete a range of units, which may include some of the following units:
- Provide shaving services
- Creatively cut hair using a range of barbering techniques
- Design and create patterns in hair
- Fulfil salon reception duties
- Colour and lighten men’s hair
If you’ve worked in barbering or hairdressing for some time and want to develop your skills. You might want a broad qualification or to learn a particular technique, as well as developing your skills, and work towards gaining professional certification in the industry. You will learn a wide range of treatments on paying clients as well as learning the principles of operating a salon.
What to expect
You will learn in our training centre within a realistic working environment. By the end of your qualification, you’ll be demonstrating your skills on paying clients. For each unit your assessor watches and asks questions as you perform a tasks, to assess your practical skills. Your understanding of theory will be tested by the completion of online tests.
This qualification provides a solid base for additional training and will support you to move from a junior role to a senior role. A Diploma in Barbering is designed to help you find work in:
- Barber shops/ Hairdressing salons
- Holiday resorts