Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year 2 Full-Time Ashington Main Campus Full-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for those who are interested in a career in the exciting and rewarding barbering industry.

You will follow a range of learning methods including theory and practical assessments in the barber salon. You will also take part in industry placements, competitions, visits and professional demonstrations.

If you are over 18 you do not need GCSE grades to apply. However if you are under 18 and have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Math's and English you will be given the opportunity to re-sit whilst studying your course.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire If you are over 18 and in receipt of benefits or your household income is below the national rate you could receive help towards the course fee's and kit. Under 18 the course is free. You will be expected to provide stationery for theory sessions.

You will be assessed by completing theory tests and demonstrate your competency by doing practical assessments on our barber salon.

Adults do not need GCSE grades to apply for the course. However if you are under 18 and have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Math's and English you will be given the opportunity to re-sit whilst studying your course.

The course runs Monday - Wednesday and a late night until 7pm on a Tuesday.

Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

You will study a range of modules including: Cutting men's hair, cut facial hair to shape, dry and finish men's hair, create basic outlines & designs, shampooing and conditioning and colour and lighten men's hair.

City and Guilds

Open Events

Find out everything you need to know about Northumberland College and our exciting range of courses!

Pre-register for our next open event

Take a tour around our campuses

Investing in your future with outstanding new facilities.

 

Why choose Northumberland College?

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.