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  • Level 2 Diploma in Barbering

  • Course Details

    Who is it suitable for?  This qualification is for those interested or just starting out in a career in hairdressing.

    What’s involved?  If you pursue a diploma, you'll learn the skills to succeed in your area - for example, women's hairdressing, barbering or colouring. You'll have access to a realistic salon environment where you'll practice and demonstrate your skills.

    3002-22 Level 2 Diploma in Barbering – 500/8808/7 3002-62 

    Topics covered:

    • Working in the hair industry
    • Follow health and safety in the salon
    • Client consultation for hair services
    • Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp
    • Promote products and services to clients in a salon
    • Cut men’s hair
    • Cut facial hair
    • Colour and lighten hair
    • Styling men’s hair

    Plus a selection of optional units including perm and neutralise hair, scalp massage, relax African type hair, provide threading services for hair removal, salon reception duties, display stock to promote sales in a salon and create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector.


    Course duration Please speak with an advisor for current attendance options.

    Delivery method A mixture of prior home study, classroom revision, group discussions, assignments and workshop practical training.

    Assessment methods Online multiple-choice tests, practical and written assessments.

    Entry requirements Candidates must be able to demonstrate good customer service. You don’t need a current work placement to enrol onto this qualification and there are options for those with little or no experience. Entry will be based on initial assessments and an interview.

    How much does it cost £2,600+VAT