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Barbering Level 2 City & Guilds Intermediate Diploma at Fareham College

Course description

On this demanding but exciting course you will learn the basic skills to become a capable barber, and you will use your skills in our salons, working with real clients. A salon placement is recommended.

A portfolio of work is mandatory, including photos of your work

On this full time vocational course you will learn practical skills supported by completion of online assessments. All practical skills will be observed and assessed regularly throughout the academic year.

Your progress is carefully monitored and your tutor and lecturers will help you to stay on track for success.

Course content

  • Advising male clients and consultation of their needs and requirements

  • Shampooing and conditioning

  • Introduction to working in the hair sector

  • Cutting men’s hair

  • Cutting facial hair

  • Styling men’s hair

  • Colouring and lightening hair

  • Scalp massage

  • Health and safety in the salon

  • Salon reception duties

  • Promoting products and services

 

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at grade A* – D.

Assessment

Your progress is carefully monitored and your tutor and lecturers will help you to stay on track for success.

Financial information

One or two (depending on course) salon uniforms, kits & textbooks are essential requirements of our courses. A list is available on request and students may purchase these through the College.

You may incur additional costs while on work placements.

Future opportunities

Studying Level 3 Barbering, specialist training and/or part-time courses would enhance your career prospects. This course will prepare you for a job as a barber. Depending on your skills, you could become a self-employed hairstylist.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 29 March 2016

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