Level 2 Certificate in Barbering

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Course Overview

This course is structured to develop basic barbering skills. These skills will include:

Health and safety in a barbering environment.
Consultation and communication techniques
Cutting gents hair
Cutting facial hair
12 successful cutting/facial cutting services on clients, online testing, and assignments.

Will need to be able to provide a minimum of 4/6 models, of which at least 2 need to have facial hair. Will be expected to wear full black shoe with a sensible heel and black professional wear. Students will need to purchase a college kit, this is an essential for the course. The course will start the week commencing 12th September 2022.

Further Details



Course Start Date


Course Duration

Part-Time - 10 weeks


Hair & Media Make-up

This is an adult course, therefore students will need to be over 19. Also, Level 1 ESOL will be required if English isn’t your first language.
Consulting with clients
Cut Men’s hair
Cut Facial Hair

If successful on this programme you will be able to progress on to a level 3 barbering course or Level 2 technical hairdressing.

This course is suitable for those wishing to gain liability insurance and work in a salon/barber shop or self-employment.

12 successful cutting/facial cutting services on clients, online testing, and assignments.

The Tuition fee for this course is £724.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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