Barbering Level 3

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 19791
Qualification Type NVQ and Relevant Components
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Are you looking to work in the client focused world of barbering? This course will give you the understanding to effectively deliver hair services to men.


This course has been created to provide you with the enhanced skills to specialise in barbering. Through theory and practical sessions, you will learn how to conduct yourself in the industry and progress into a career as an employed or self-employed barber.

Through the practical, hands-on classes, you will learn the enhanced skills required to excel in the industry learning how to design and create patterns, hair colour correction, as well as specialist scalp services and treatments for your clients.

During the course, you learn the roles and responsibilities of all members of the team within a barber shop to make sure all health and safety procedures are followed and how to give your customers a positive impression of both yourself and your organisation.

You will be able to learn within our purpose- built barbering salons stocked with all the essentials to create your desired looks. Our salons are open to the public so you will be working within a professional environment from the start of your course.

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed through observations of practical ability, photographs of work, treatment plans, written assignments, external tests, mood boards, online learning and completion of a portfolio of work.

Entry requirements

A minimum of GCSE English grade 3 or above and maths grade 2 or above and a level 2 relevant vocational qualification.

Your next steps...

After this course you can join the barbering trade.