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Introduction

Barbering is a rapid-moving, dynamic industry, constantly evolving to reflect the latest fashion trends. Our Barbering courses offer an exciting opportunity to come and learn the foundations of barbering with industry leading experts.

Barbering is a popular career which has many great prospects. Gaining professional qualifications in barbering is the best way to start, and advance, your career in the male grooming industry.

Our Barbering courses are taught in The Academy Barbering, a contemporary and dynamic learning environment, containing a four chair barber shop, fully equipped with the latest equipment and professional product ranges.

The Academy Barbering’s commercial element compliments, a nine-chair salon for students to develop their cutting skills on live models in realistic settings before moving to the assessment process as well as a training space for introducing, developing and perfecting cutting skills using the latest industry leading resources, mannequin heads and industry developed cutting systems.

Course Facilities

The Academy Barbering has been established to provide a fresh and different approach to the way we educate potential, advancing and experienced barbers.

With an integrated digital education pod for delivering industry relevant theory subjects using a combination of online resources, interactive demonstrations and content from some of the world leaders in barbering education.

Forget stuffy classrooms, the theory content is delivered alongside practical work allowing the student to develop theory knowledge in an industry specific setting.

Course Facilities

The Academy Barbering has been established to provide a fresh and different approach to the way we educate potential, advancing and experienced barbers.

With an integrated digital education pod for delivering industry relevant theory subjects using a combination of online resources, interactive demonstrations and content from some of the world leaders in barbering education.

Forget stuffy classrooms, the theory content is delivered alongside practical work allowing the student to develop theory knowledge in an industry specific setting.

Part Time Courses

Fareham College in association with Lloyd Hughes Education, one of the UK’s leading Barber industry experts are pleased to offer a wide-ranging selection of Barbering courses to meet yours, and Industry needs.

After 35 years in the industry as a hairdresser initially, and then a barber for the majority of that time, a multi salon owner and an international educator for 20 plus years, Lloyd Hughes joined the Fareham College hair and beauty department with the overriding objective of bringing the barbering industry and the college education offering closer together, much closer.

The Academy Barbering offers a wide range of courses to suit learners and professionals at all levels, from beginners and intermediates right through to manager and educator training, offering flexibility and relevance to the industry.

Career Options

Once you are qualified as a barber, you can work in a barber shop, salon, spa, at home, abroad, on cruise liners, or for TV, film and magazines. You may even decide to start your own business, and our courses provide training in enterprise, business planning and marketing.

Our students go on to perform a number of industry-related roles including:

  • Junior Assistant/Stylist
  • Mobile Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Salon Manager
  • Barber
  • Senior Stylist/Technician

Career Options

Once you are qualified as a barber, you can work in a barber shop, salon, spa, at home, abroad, on cruise liners, or for TV, film and magazines. You may even decide to start your own business, and our courses provide training in enterprise, business planning and marketing.

Our students go on to perform a number of industry-related roles including:

  • Junior Assistant/Stylist
  • Mobile Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Salon Manager
  • Barber
  • Senior Stylist/Technician

Your Campus: Bishopsfield Road

Re-developed in September 2015, Fareham’s BRC campus provides an outstanding learning environment for the 2,000 learners based at the main site. With £16 million of investment, Fareham’s students have access to transforming facilities and the latest technologies and curriculum-based equipment to support some of the best technical and professional teaching in Hampshire.

There are plenty of light, bright and inspirational spaces, both inside and out, where you can relax in between lessons, meet with friends, have a bite to eat or get ahead with some private study. As a student at Fareham College, our creative learning environment will provide an excellent route to your future career, university or further training.