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Barbering (Level 3 Diploma)

City and Guilds
Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy

Course Overview

This course is open to students who have successfully completed their Level 2 in Barbering. It will provide you with the advanced skills and knowledge necessary to become a competent and professional barber, designing new looks, following fashion trends whilst having the confidence to embrace new innovative ideas. Barbering is a dynamic industry and you will require commitment to be successful in this evolving and fast-paced industry. Being a Barber requires you to make successful connections with your clients and therefore listening and communication skills are very important.The NWRC Barbering facilities offer Services to the public so training is reflective of industry standards.During your course you will have the opportunity to participate in annual competitions, judged by leading barbers. Our students also have the opportunity to compete in Regional and UK Competitions. Grant support for uniform and kit may be available. Contact Student Services for more details.
  • Study Mode
    Full-Time
  • Duration
    1 Year
  • Campus
    Limavady
    Strabane
    Strand Road

Important Message

Applications for 2023/24 opening soon

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
    Fees
  • Course: City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Barbering
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Full Time
    Start Date: 29/08/2022
    Fees:
    -
  • Course: City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Barbering
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Full Time
    Start Date: 29/08/2022
    Fees:
    -
  • Course: City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Barbering
    Campus: Strabane
    Type: Full Time
    Start Date: 29/08/2022
    Fees:
    -

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St Strabane Strand Road
Two young female students walking and laughing together

Course Modules

  • 304 – PROVIDE CLIENT CONSULTATION
  • 219 COLOUR AND LIGTEN MEN’S HAIR
  • 309 – CREATIVELY CUT HAIR USING A COMBINATION OF BARBERING TECHNIQUES
  • 310 DESIGN AND CREATE A RANGE OF FACIAL HAIR SHAPES
  • 405 -DESIGN AND CREATE PATTERNS IN HAIR
  • 209 PERMING AND NEUTRALISING HAIR
  • 311 PROVIDE FACIAL SHAVING
  • 304 – PROVIDE CLIENT CONSULTATION
  • 219 COLOUR AND LIGTEN MEN’S HAIR
  • 309 – CREATIVELY CUT HAIR USING A COMBINATION OF BARBERING TECHNIQUES
  • 310 DESIGN AND CREATE A RANGE OF FACIAL HAIR SHAPES
  • 405 -DESIGN AND CREATE PATTERNS IN HAIR
  • 209 PERMING AND NEUTRALISING HAIR
  • 311 PROVIDE FACIAL SHAVING
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Barbering. Determination, a love of the subject, commitment to your studies and a good work ethic. • the creativity to design and interpret hairstyles• excellent customer service and communication skills• organisational and time-keeping skills

ROI Requirements

Level 2 Diploma in Barbering. Determination, a love of the subject, commitment to your studies and a good work ethic. • the creativity to design and interpret hairstyles• excellent customer service and communication skills• organisational and time-keeping skills

Work Placement

I day per week in a Barber shop

Fee Information

  • Additional Fees
  • Uniform - You should have this from your L2.

What's Next?

Further Study

You may progress to Level 5 OCN/NI in Hair and Beauty Management

Career Prospects

The course offers the opportunity to progress to supervisory and management positions, courses of higher education and careers in teaching and training.

Enquiry

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    I progressed from NWRC directly into final year of a degree programme at Glasgow School of Art, along with my twin sister.
    Tipsudar Cochrane
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    I never had an easy time at school, but since being here at the College I’ve never felt more supported or valued. It really is an amazing place.
    Sarah Jane (Music Performance)

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