The Level 2 Diploma in Barbering is the starting point for all aspiring barbers. This course will enable you to achieve long-term success. It is important for our stylists to have the strongest educational foundation and here at South Essex College you will be educated in our state of art salons, using a professional product range and study industry-recognised modules and qualifications. This will enable you to develop and practice the skills required for progression and employment.
Entry for 16-19 (School Leaver):
Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH
Entry for 19+ (Adult):
- Working towards Level 2 in English and Maths
- Successful interview.
Please be aware that you will be required to purchase salon wear, equipment kit, textbooks and consumables.
- Working in the industry
- Health and safety
- Client consultation
- Shampoo and condition the hair
- Blow dry and styling
- Cut mens hair
- Cut facial hair
- Colour mens hair
- Create an image
- Scalp massage
- Reception duties
- Maths and English/li>
Assessment & Feedback
- Practical and written assignments
- External multiple choice exam papers
- Oral questions
- Portfolio of evidence
Adult, part_time_evening: £750
Adult: Course fee based on 2018-19 for UK/EU students
Students can progress onto further study by way of a Level 3 qualification in either Barbering or Hairdressing or go on to an apprenticeship..