Award in Cutting Men’s Hair – C1489

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Course Overview

This part-time course, in collaboration with Leicester Barbering Academy, is designed to teach you key barbering precision cutting skills across a variety of looks. This option is highly recommended if you are looking to kick start your career in barbering or to simply build on your existing skills to progress onto a higher level course.

What You'll Learn

Year 1

Throughout your study, you will build up all of the necessary skills to understand the foundations of Barbering as a profession.
You will learn the art of consultation, allowing you to understand different hair classifications and their characteristics, as well as practical learning with the art of clipper work and a variety of cutting techniques.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

How you will be assessed

The assessment for this 10 week course is a combination of observation, question and answer sessions and an online exam.

Course Fees

Tuition fees

Total Fees: £0.00


If the course is longer than one year the total fees are for the first year only and further fees may apply in future years. All fees are based on a ‘home’ learner status. Please contact us for information on overseas fees.

For more information, please see our course fee disclaimers page.

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Course and Career progression

On completion of the course you can progress onto a full NVQ level 2 qualification, such as the Barbering Technical Certificate. You will build your knowledge in areas such as consultation, wet shaving, shampoo and conditioning, cutting facial hair into shape, styling and a range of cutting techniques to create a variety of hair styles.

What Happens Next

Upon completion, you will be contact by Leicester Barbering Academy to explore your options.
Finance options available.

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