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Level 2

Course code: H05P175
Type: Apprenticeship
Duration: 24-30 months
Location: Hereford
No fee information available

About the course

As a barber you will learn about customer consultation, styling men’s hair, treatments, shampooing, cutting techniques, cutting facial hair and providing shaving services. You will also demonstrate professionalism, good communication skills and safe working practices associated with your role and have exceptional client care skills.

What qualification will I gain?

  • A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.

  • City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Barbering).

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

What you could do next

Apprentices can progress onto work as a barber in a barber’s shop, work towards management or owning their own salon. To work as a self-employed barber.

Entry requirements

• Suitable employment on or prior to starting the apprenticeship training programme.

• An appropriate level of maths and English (assessed prior to apprenticeship start)

• Apprentices without English or maths (at Level 2 for a Level 3 Apprenticeship or Level 1 for a Level 2 Apprenticeship) must achieve this prior to taking the End Point Assessment).

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