Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 year Level 3 Full-Time Ashington Main Campus Skills & Qualifications Apply Enquire

What’s it all about?

This course is for barbering/hairdressing professionals currently working in the industry, or who have completed a Level 2 qualification and would like to improve their skills to an advance level.

You should have a Level 2 qualification in hairdressing or barbering.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire Those in receipt of benefits may be eligible for support with course costs and kits.

Your progress will be assessed by a range of methods including practical observations and online tests.

Students aged 19+ are not required to study Maths and English, however, the college do offer courses to help you upskill if required.

Ideally you will need to have a placement in a barbers to gain the practice required.

We have links within the industry with organisations such as Mhfed, Wahl, the British Barbers Association, and the British Barber Bash.

The course runs one day per week until 7pm.

You will study creatively cutting men's hair, designs within hair, cutting facial hair to shape, and shaving.

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Northumberland College take an active part in local, regional and national competitions.

What’s next?

You may progress to Level 3 in Hairdressing or salon management. Alternatively, you could progress into employment within a salon.

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