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Award in Certificate in Barbering

If you are interested in becoming a barber and feel you have the natural creativity to shine in this area, the study programme provides the ultimate introduction to the industry. It’s a great way to experience what a career in the industry could mean for you, allowing you to gain valuable experience and meet lots of people as you work towards a nationally recognised qualification.

Subjects include working in the industry, health and safety, shampoo and condition, styling and cutting men’s hair and facial hair.

Units covered in this programme include:
– Health and safety
– Client care and communication
– Client consultation
– Shampoo and conditioning the hair and scalp
– Cutting men’s hair
– Colouring and lightening men’s hair
– Cutting facial hair
– Styling men’s hair

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13/09/2021 : Mid Devon : Part-time
Course Code : PTT108
Level : Level 2
Duration : 1 Year

Cost : Total Fee £697

Mid Devon campus Apply
12/09/2022 : Mid Devon : Part-time
Course Code : PTT108
Level : Level 2
Duration : 1 Year

Cost : * Total Fee £699

Mid Devon campus Apply

Course details


Assessment methods include online tests and assignment work.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.


This course can lead your straight into industry as a junior barber.

Facilities and resources

The course is completed in our modern salons. On site parking is available.


Q: Is there any funding available to help pay for my course?

A: Many of our courses are free to attend (subject to eligibility). We will carry out a fee assessment when you enrolment to establish if you meet this criteria.

Apply for this course

Staring Date : 13/09/2021
Course Code : PTT108 Mid Devon campus Apply
Staring Date : 12/09/2022
Course Code : PTT108 Mid Devon campus Apply

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