Level 2 in Barbering

The Barbering qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; the creative art of cutting men’s hair, the specialist work of cutting facial hair, how to provide effective shampooing and conditioning or styling services patterning hair and how to offer a good consultation service for clients.


The purpose of this qualification is to develop your practical skills to a high level of occupational ability to enable you to perform your own salon services.

What Will I Learn?

You will study units that reflect the needs of the Barbering profession, while further preparing you for a career within this sector you will study;


Scalp massage services or Hair Patterning (depending on the campus), Traditional & modern barbering techniques, both practically & theoretically, Employment Standards, Health & Safety and Customer Service..

Entry Requirements

You will require 4 GCSEs at grades A*- D including English Language/Welsh and Maths/Numeracy or a Level 1 sector skills course qualification including Essential Skills at Level 1, as well as a reference from an employer and/or previous tutor. You may also be asked to complete a practical skills task.


We are looking for learners with a passion for the Barbering industry. You will be invited to participate in pre-course guidance activities which will include a course presentation. Relevant uniform and equipment is needed for this course; a full list will be provided. You will be required to undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.

Assessment

You will be assessed via a range of methods which include continual assessment, through observation of your practical work, the completion of a portfolio, theoretical evidence and assignment work. There are external examinations and Essential Skills portfolios.

Career Progression

On successful completion of this course you could progress to Level 3 Barbering, Level 2 & 3 Hairdressing.

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Course Details
Level:Level 2
Mode:Full Time
Start Date:05/09/2022
Location:Nantgarw
Course Code:7BF205NA
Fees
FT Registration Fee: £30

Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study.

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