Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
15/09/20201 Year2Full-TimeAshington Main CampusFull-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for those who have a qualifcation or experience in hairdressing who want to train in barbering.

You will follow a range of learning methods including practical assessements in the college's salon. You will also  take part in industry placements and visits and professional demonstrations.

You should have at least 2 GCSE's Grade 4 or above including English or Maths,

There are online examinations but you must demonstrate practical competence through practical externally assessed exams and the completion of assignments throughout the year based around live industry based projects

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in barbering students who have already gained a Level 1 qualification in Hairdressing

You will study a range of modules including: Working in the hair industry, health and safety in the salon, shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, client consultation for hair services, cut hair using basic barbering techniques, styling men s hai

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