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Barbering Level 3 Diploma at Warwickshire College Group

Course description

The Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Barbering is a job ready qualification providing general skills and knowledge that employers expect.

Course content

Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon.

Consultation support for colleagues on hair services.

Cut men's hair to create a variety of looks.

Cut facial hair to create a variety of looks.

Colour hair to create a variety of looks.

Creative Hairdressing Design Skills.

Provide shaving and face massage services 

This is an example actual units are subject to change


Continual assessment throughout the course/Written assignments/Online tests/Practical assessments are undertaken on paying clients and must be completed in a commercially acceptable timescale/Portfolios of collated study evidence.

In addition to timetabled classes there is provision for independent study time.  Students will undertake independent learning, investigation and research and bring this to present and share in subsequent classes. 

Future opportunities

The hair and beauty industry is worth over £6 billion to the UK economy and is growing.  It is a dynamic and creative sector with a wide variety of career opportunities, including work in salons, spas, business and enterprise, film, television, fashion, training product development.

Almost half of the people working in the sector are self-employed, making it one of the most entrepreneurial industries in the country and many of the sector professionals are keen to advance their skills through continued development.  Becoming part of Warwickshire College community will enable you to enjoy this exciting, prestigious and fast moving sector.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Warwickshire College Group directly.

Last updated date: 19 January 2017
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