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Hairdressing and Barbering

Our popular Hairdressing and Barbering courses will open a world of opportunity for you with new knowledge, skills and qualifications.

Why study Hairdressing and Barbering?

Choosing to study Hairdressing and Barbering is a fantastic way to open up your job prospects and learn new skills, knowledge and techniques. Whether you’ve never cut hair before or have experience in the field, we offer courses at varying levels and abilities. We also offer level 2 VTCT diploma courses to help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge needed to be a barber or hairdresser.

Our Introduction to Hairdressing and Introduction to Barbering courses are the perfect starting point for those that want an insight into the sector and will prepare you for further learning with progression routes onto the Level 2 courses.

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How long is a Hairdressing & Barbering course?

Our introductory courses are between 9 and 14 weeks depending on which course you choose. Our Level 2 Hairdressing and Barbering courses take 34 weeks to complete.

How much is a hairdressing course?

The course cost varies depending on whether it is an introductory or level 2 course. Our Hairdressing and Barbering courses may be free If you are unemployed, underemployed, in receipt of benefits or on a low wage (under £20,319). If none of these requirements apply to you, you can pay for your course in installments. For more information about our finance options visit our finance page.

Can you do a hairdressing course online?

Due to the nature of the Hairdressing and Barbering you will need to study with us in one of our training salons as there are many practical aspects of the course.

Studying Hairdressing and Barbering with us can…

Improve your job prospects

Our Level 2 Hairdressing and Barbering courses include a qualification to prove your skills and knowledge to employers.

Give you industry standard, up to date knowledge

Our tutors are well experienced and knowledgeable in the hairdressing and barbering fields. They will help support you to learn all you need to know throughout your course.

Improve your wellbeing

Learning is a great way to keep your mind active and improve your wellbeing. It’s also a fantastic way to meet new, like-minded people.

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How do I enrol?

1. Once you know you would like to study hairdressing and barbering with us, please book yourself an admission session. This is a chance for us to meet you, assess your current working level and ensure you are placed on the best course for you.

2. After your admission session, we will offer you a place on a course best suited to your ability. You can then enrol for this online. We will try our best to offer you a course at a convenient time and place for you based on your needs.

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