VTCT VRQ Level 2 Certificate in Barbering (Part-Time)

Course Overview

The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Barbering is a one-year, part-time hairdressing course for learners wishing to continue their hairdressing training and gain skills in traditional barbering techniques. Content includes client consultation, health and safety, styling and cutting skills, and facial hair shaping and trimming.

  • Entry Requirements

    There is no formal entry requirement. Interview prior to enrolment.

  • Career Prospects

    This qualification will allow you to continue your studies to Level 3 Diploma in Barbering and/or advanced skills courses.

  • Assessment

    Assessment methods include observation of practical work, written assignments, oral questioning and written end of unit tests. Learners will have homework to complete which includes compiling a portfolio of evidence, completing workbooks and practising skills.

    Learners will need access to a camera (not a mobile phone) for portfolio documentation.

Study Mode

Adult Learning


Newtown College

Afan College

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19/20 fees: £231

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