The Level 3 qualification in barbering includes some of the following units:

•  Cutting men’s hair to create a variety of looks
•  Cutting facial hair to create a variety of looks
•  Colouring hair to create a variety of looks
•  Creative hair design
•  Scalp massage
•  Promoting and selling products and services to clients
•  All of the skills required to become an advanced barber

An element of home study will be expected to be able to complete written assignments needed to support an understanding of technical theory which will then be put into practice carrying out practical tasks.

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School Leavers under the age of 19 do not have to pay fees on any full time courses, though may have to pay for their second year if turning 19 during their studies.

If you’re aged 19 or over you might qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan. It’s easy to apply for and you won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £25,000. Find more information on Advanced Learner Loans on our website.

If you are studying a part-time course and you receive one of the following benefits, or you depend financially on someone who does, you may be entitled to have your tuition fees waived:

  • Universal Credit
  • Income Support

You will, however, have to pay any awarding body/assessment fees (unless you are on a first full level 2 course).

* If you are in receipt of Working Tax Credit or receive other allowances, you may be eligible to claim concessionary rates. If you are entitled to a fee concession you will be asked to provide proof of your entitlement.

It is essential that you inform us if your entitlement changes at any time during your course.

For any questions about fees, remissions and entitlements, please contact our helpful Careers Team on 01329 815 200.