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Diploma in Barbering Level 3

Berwick Salon
Course Code:
Awarding Body:

City and Guilds Diploma in Barbering Level 3

Start Date:
10 September

Who is the course for?

Barbers currently working in the Industry who would like to increase their skills and services offered to clients.

Do I need any formal qualifications?

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

What will I study on the course?

You will study cutting, styling, pattern cutting, colouring and clipper work. Ideal if you want to progress in the barbering industry.

All students should:

- be able to commit to 100% attendance

- to be able complete heavy workload in one year

Additional Requirements

- students must be able to stand for long periods of time

- students must be willing to carry out and receive treatments from each other

- as an essential requirement you must be able to provide a range of models on a weekly basis

- students should also wear minimal jewellery (watch, small neat earrings)

- light daytime make-up and hair must be clean

- well-groomed and away from the face

- nails must be short and without nail polish.

- no facial piercing

- you will need to wear professional salon dress for practical sessions

- design and create patterns in hair

- provide shaving services

- provide face massage services

- design and create a range of facial hair shapes

- creatively cut hair using a combination of barbering techniques

- colour hair using a variety of techniques

- provide hairdressing consultation services

- monitor procedures to safely control work operations

The course runs for 1 day (Monday including am and pm - TBC) per week over 1 Year.

Your progress will be assessed by a range of methods including Practical Observations and Online Tests.

You may also have the opportunity to complement your studies with other qualifications that will help you gain employment, including:

- Scalp Massage

- Contact Dermatitis

City and Guilds Diploma in Barbering Level 3

After completing the course you could study:

-Level 4 Management

-Level 3 Hairdressing

Many of our learners study for free with a Fee Waiver when they are in receipt of qualifying benefits or studying a first full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification and meet age restrictions or are aged between 16-18.

If you are not entitled to a Fee Waiver, you may be entitled to receive Learner Support Funds to help with paying your course fees, or if you are aged over 19 and planning to study at Level 3 or 4 and have not previously studied at Level 3 or above you will be able to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan that covers the costs of your tuition fees. The loan will not cover the cost of any examination / registration fees and these will need to be paid for separately, or you may be entitled to receive Learner Support Funds to help cover the cost.

All learners may also apply for help with the cost of travel to college and the college may be able to help with the costs of childcare, travel, books, equipment and meals.

For more information our Help Hub team is available on 01670 841 200 or email helphub@northland.ac.uk.

How can I apply for this course?

Apply online by clicking here and registering, alternatively please contact our Help Hub on 01670 841 200, email helphub@northland.ac.uk or drop in to one of our open events.

Alternatively, if this is the course for you please click Book and Enrol Now – please note this option is only available for certain courses.

Where can I get any further information about the course?

You may find further information within this website including within case studies and our media gallery. You may also come along to an open event – dates of college events are listed here http://www.northumberland.ac.uk/events/

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