NPA Barbering Level 5 - January Start

  • Campuses

    • Paisley
    • Clydebank
  • Course type

    Full time

  • Level

    SCQF 5

  • Campuses

    • Paisley
    • Clydebank
  • Course type

    Full time

  • Level

    SCQF 5


What will I learn?

Have you ever thought of a career in the Barbering?

This short Full time January start, 16 week programme will equip you with the basic introductory skills and knowledge required to start you off in a Barbering career.

The course will provide you with a sound knowledge of Basic barbering skills including effective customer communication preparing them for relevant practical barbering services.:

  • Clippering Techniques
  • Gents Haircutting Skills
  • Cutting Facial Hair
  • Introduction to Facial Shaving
  • Shampoo & Gents Scalp Massage
  • Finishing and Styling of Gents Haircuts
  • Work Placement

What qualifications do I need?

No formal qualification required however any underpinning skills in the hairdressing or barbering Industry would be beneficial

A strong desire and keen interest in Barbering is essential

This course requires all applicants to be 16+ years

What can I do after?

You will gain a National Progression Award at Level 5 in Barbering and on completion of this course you can move to industry as a trainee Barber and may continue your training in Barbering through day release to complete SVQ Level 2 Barbering skills



Programme Information

Start Date: w/b 22 January 2024

End Date: w/b 27 May 2024

Duration: 16 weeks/16 hours per week

Class Times: 9am-12noon/1pm-4pm

Study options

Campus Mode Level
Paisley Full time SCQF 5
Clydebank Full time SCQF 5

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