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Hair, beauty and holistics - Diploma in Barbering level 3 at Kirklees College, Dewsbury Centre

Course description

If you would like to pursue a career in the barbering industry, cutting and styling the hair of men and boys, then this is the course for you.

Course content

You will have lots of practical hands-on classes and learn:

• Creatively cutting hair using a combination of barbering techniques

• Designing and creating patterns in hair

• Providing shaving services

• Designing and creating a range of facial hair shapes

• Monitoring procedures to safely control work operations

• Promoting additional services or products to customers

• Providing hairdressing consultation services

The purchase of a barbering kit is essential to the completion of this course. Personal appearance must reflect industry standards.

Entry requirements

A level 2 Barbering qualification. English and maths to be discussed at interview.


• Observations of practical ability

• Photographs of work

• Treatment plans

• Written assignments

• External tests

• Online learning

• Portfolio completion

Future opportunities

Employment as barber or self-employment.

Further information

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 27 September 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year