Barbering for beginners

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Altrincham Campus

Further Details



Course Start Date


Course Duration

Part-Time - 6 weeks


Hair & Media Make-up

Course Overview

An introduction to the barbering industry, with demonstrations to show the
skills required to be a barber. The trainees will have the opportunity to
practice basic skills on friends, family or mannequin heads if preferred. The
course also covers the Health and Safety requirements for use of cutting tools
within the industry. The trainees will have access to modern, fully equipped
training workshops/salons which provide a realistic working

No previous experience necessary, but an interest in barbering essential

You will be expected to wear closed in shoes with a sensible heel and
black clothes. Purchase of a mannequin head is preferable for maximum

Introduction to Men’s Cutting

Observation, no qualification. College certificate of

The Tuition fee for this course is £33.00 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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