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Barbering Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)

This framework provides a nationally agreed apprenticeship framework for a work based learning route into employment for the Barbering industry, using qualifications that combine both skills and knowledge. Apprenticeships are the traditional way for training barbers.

Learners will be encouraged and supported to achieve their qualification goals. They will be assisted to improve their skills, knowledge and understanding in their vocational area and supported to enhance their future employability and meet the business needs. By raising the employees’ skills and competencies to improve the service delivery and provide business benefit to the organisation in relation to bottom-line benefits including: turnover, efficiency, retention, motivation and better value for money.

E: apprenticeships@keighleycollege.ac.uk
T: 01535 685035

When Flexible start datesDuration18 - 24 months depending on initial assessment
LevelLevel 2AttendanceFull time employment with day release time

Competence and Knowledge qualification:

– Level 2 (QCF) Diploma in Barbering

Functional Skills qualifications:

– Level 1 Functional Skill in English
– Level 1 Functional Skill in Maths
+ Employment Rights and Responsibilities
+ Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Junior Barber – Carrying out basic treatments including cutting, styling, drying and finishing.

There are no formal entry requirements, however Grades A-C in English and Maths would be an advantage. Entry onto this qualification is subject to initial interview and online assessment.

The purchase of both a KIT and a uniform will be compulsory prior to starting the programme. This can be used at work but will be required for classroom theory and practice sessions

One day a week is spent in Keighley College learning the theory and basis of application in a supportive learning environment.

For the rest of the week the apprentice will be in paid employment within a relevant establishment. The apprentice will be given the opportunity and support to practice and develop the newly acquired knowledge and skills.

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Keighley College

Bradford Road, Keighley
West Yorkshire BD21 4HQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01535 685000
Student Absence Line: 01535 685109 / attendance@keighleycollege.ac.uk
Email: enquiries@keighleycollege.ac.uk

Exams Email: exams-KLY@leedscitycollege.ac.uk