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Bradford College

Certificate in Barbering (19+)

Qualification Gained
VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Barbering
Study Level
Adult, Level 2
Start Date
Study Mode


This course is Aimed at 19+ Barbers who are working in the industry and proficient in their trade but do not have a formal qualification. Learners must demonstrate that they are occupationally competent before enrolling on the course.The majority of the theoretical aspects would be taught and available remotely, learners could access at times to suit working patterns. You would be expected to study the theoretical elements of the course independently by accessing the on line materials. Learners would attend college to for face-to-face practical assessments and to sit the external exams infilling into existing sessions by arrangement.

  Key Info

The course covers:

  • Client consultation for Hair Services
  • Cutting Men’s Hair
  • Cutting Facial Hair
  • Following Health and Safety Guidance

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you must have competent barbering skills and currently be working in the industry.

Please note that you will be required to have a basic barbering kit and would be required to purchase a mannequin head.

You will be assessed on a continual basis. Practical skills will be assessed on paying clients in a realistic working environment. You will be expected to source your own models for assessment. Assessment also includes online exams.

Successful completion of this course can lead to progression to further study, or confidence and experience in your skills for continued employment in the Barbering and Hairdressing sector.

Course fees are £362.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.


If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact [email protected]

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service at any time.

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