Another exciting opportunity to study and gain valuable experience for the future! For students aged 19 and over who wish to focus primarily on barbering rather than ladies hairdressing, this is the course for you!
The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Barbering is a vocational qualification that has been designed to develop barbering skills to a high level of occupational ability and will prepare you to enter the men’s hairdressing sector.
You will develop skills cutting, styling and creating designs in men’s hair, working with a range of professional products in a modern salon.
No formal entry requirements are required but good communication skills are essential and a motivated and enthusiastic attitude.
Good English and Maths skills are desirable but each individual application will be looked at at interview.
Assessment TypesAssessment will take place via a number of different methods for example: Observed work • Witness statements • Audio-visual media • Evidence of prior learning or attainment • Written questions • Oral questions • Assignments • Case studies and exams
You will learn the following:
- Consultation for hair services
- Health and Safety
- Cut and style men’s hair
- Cut facial hair
Benefits/SkillsDuring this course you will develop communication skills and confidence to create different looks on males. You will also build creativity skills and practical techniques to enable you to have a successful career in barbering.
Careers/ProgressionProgression could be onto a barbering apprenticeship, a Level 3 course in Barbering or branching out into women’s hairdressing.