Level 3 Diploma in Barbering

Further Details
Course Code
LP01495
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1 Year course commencing in September until June
Department
Hairdressing & Barbering
Start Date
05 Sep 2022
End Date
23 Jun 2023

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Course Overview
Looking to advance your Barbering knowledge and skills then this is the course for you.

The VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Barbering (QCF) is a technical level qualification that provides you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work as an employed and/or self-employed barber.

Why is this qualification the most suitable?
This qualification covers specific skills necessary to work as a barber in a barbershop. The qualification builds on existing knowledge and understanding of barbering and develops more detailed and enhanced technical skills necessary for employment.
What does this qualification cover?
There are four mandatory units in this qualification for you to study including:
● Provide client consultation services
● Creatively cut hair using a combination of barbering techniques
● Design and create a range of facial hair shapes
● Provide shaving services
You will then be able to select a minimum of two optional units from a range of 10 units.
The full range of units can be found within the record of assessment book.
What could this qualification lead to?
Learners who complete this qualification are eligible to become a State Registered Barber (SRB) with The Hairdressing/Barbering Council.

In addition to the Level 3 Barbering qualification, the learning area programme consists of the following:

● GCSE in English & Maths or Essential Skills Wales
● Development of Welsh language skills
● All learners must complete a Work Placement
You will undertake a range of practical activities and be regularly assessed throughout the year.

Underpinning knowledge and understanding will be tested through written assignments and exams.
Level 2 NVQ in Barbering
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above including Maths and English/ Welsh (1st Language)
At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
Further study:
L2 Hairdressing
L2 Hair and Media Make Up

Career Opportunities:
● Commercial barber shops/salons
● Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
● Product manufacturing and training
● Armed services
● HM Prison service
● Cruise liners
● Hospitals/care homes
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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