Introduction to Barbering
Hair, Beauty, Holistics & Well-being
What is the course about?
The course is intended to give you an insight to the hair and barbering industry and it will allow you to explore and develop new skills or refresh and enhance existing skills.
Why should I choose the course?
It is a short course and great opportunity to meet new people and prepare yourself to study at a higher level to gain a full qualification and help start a new career.
What will I learn?
On the course you will learn
- The basics of working in a salon and maintaining a safe working environment.
- How to analyse and test the hair and scalp to identify factors that could prevent or restrict treatments.
- How to select and suitable products to prepare and style hair
- Different head and neck massage techniques
- Explore the tools and equipment used in a barber’s salon to create different styles and create shape.
What will the course lead on to?
After completing this course, you will be able to progress onto a Level 2 Certificate in Barbering or explore other short courses that would support you to develop and enhance your skills across the hair & beauty industry or explore a different sector.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Studying in our professional salon facilities will give you a real insight into working within this industry. Our tutors have a wealth of knowledge and expertise within this fantastic and creative industry and draw upon their working experience to enhance your learning.
What are the entry requirements?
You must be over 19 and have an interest in the subject area and willing to partake in classroom activities and discussions and to self-assess your weekly progress using an individual learning plan at the end of each session
You will be expected to attend 100% of your course and meet the required professional standards, wear all black, and closed sensible footwear.
What are my funding options?
For further information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email email@example.com
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no additional costs associated with this course.
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