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.
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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.
City & Guilds
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.
City and Guilds
Northumberland College take an active part in local, regional and national competitions.
You may progress to Level 3 in Hairdressing or salon management. Alternatively, you could progress into employment within a salon.
We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.
Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.
Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.