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  • Start date:   August 2021
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5


Please be aware this course is now full. You may still apply and if a space becomes available we will contact you. Alternatively, you can explore other courses on our website or email if you wish to speak to a member of staff.

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The course is suitable for beginners, looking to build and develop skills within the barbering industry.

  • What the course includes

    The course includes basic cutting, creating outlines and details in the hair. Shampooing and finishing gent’s hair.

Why choose this course

You will learn in a salon environment; guest speakers will tell you about career options; and additional courses will keep you up to date with trends.

Entry Requirements

  • You must be 16 years or over before the 30th of August 2021 
  • An interest in the subject is essential

If English is not your first language you will need to provide evidence that you have achieved ESOL National 5 (or equivalent)

  • Where it leads

    Education: SVQ Level 3 Barbering


    Employment: As a stylist within a barber’s or self-employed.

Interview arrangements

If selected for interview, you will be required to complete the follow:

Written task

Individual interview

Practical skills test

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.