Level 2 Diploma in BarberingApply Now
your qualification in barbering, you'll learn the skills needed to succeed in this
qualification gives you the foundations to begin a career in
barbering, or to advance in your career by gaining new skills.
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Barbering
A minimum of 4 GCSEs grade D/3 or above to include English and Mathematics are required to begin this course. If the required grade is not reached you will need to study these subjects alongside the course to help achieve grade C/4. This is a government requirement but also needed by many employers for any numbers of careers
You will be assessed by your tutor through practical barbering tasks and online tests or assignments. The units studied may include:
- Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp
- Cut men’s hair
- Cut facial hair
- Colour and lighten hair
- Styling men’s hair
- Perm and neutralise hair
- Scalp massage
- Relax African type hair
The course is a combination of practical and theory and you will be expected to work on live clients.
You will have the opportunity to gain meaningful work experience whilst studying alongside the course.
This qualification gives you the skills and knowledge to work in industry or to progress onto level 3 Barbering