With men putting almost as much effort into their appearances as women these days, the demand for skilled barbers to cut and style hair is increasing. During this one year course you will learn advanced barbering skills including Provide client consultation services, Creatively cut hair using a combination of barbering techniques, Design and create a range of facial hair shapes and Provide shaving services. This course provides an industry recognised qualification based on national occupational standards for barbering. You will be taught by highly trained and experienced staff in fully equipped barbering salons and will develop new skills and learn client procedures in a friendly, professional and supportive environment.
To complement and enhance understanding, you will study relevant underpinning knowledge and will gain valuable experience in our salons. You will further develop your skills through demonstrations, practical workshops, lectures, tutorials, competition work, master classes and industry visits. A Level 2 qualification in ICT is also part of the programme of study for students who have not achieved a Grade C in this subject.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.
Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria which are outlined at the beginning of this document. You will be required to buy a Belfast Met uniform, costing approx. £40 and kit costing approx. £160(if needed). Specific details will be given at pre-entry advice and guidance sessions.
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.
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