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Barbering Techniques Level 2 at Trafford College

Course description

The programme consists of 12 sessions of 2 hours each, covering barbering techniques and how to cut men's hair.The programme includes:Cutting hair using barbering techniques; Styling men's hair.

Entry requirements

Students must be over 16 years of age. Students must have attended Intro to Barbering and Intro to Men's Cutting Techniques, or be working towards level 2 Ladies Hairdressing and have achieved Cutting Unit.


Assessment is by continual observation of practical skills, and written/oral questions and on-line testing.VRQ 2 Units accreditation in:Cut hair using barbering techniques.

Future opportunities

Successful students may progress onto Level 3. Barbering or Apprentice route.

Further information

Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 886 7070

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: 13 May 2016
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