Arbroath Campus, Kingsway Campus
This course provides the basic knowledge and skills in preparation for a career as a Barber.
Topics covered include: reduce risks to health and safety; how to have a healthy lifestyle within this physically demanding career; prepare for hair services and maintain work areas; prepare and maintain salon treatment work areas; how to present a professional image; styling and blow drying hair and carrying out research within the hair industry.
Candidates must be aged 16 or over at the start of the course and have achieved National 3 or 4 qualifications. Industry experience or other qualifications will be considered. For applicants where English is not their first language then ESOL at National 5 is required.
Entry is based on a group information session, a skills test and an individual interview. A satisfactory reference is required.
Introduction to Barbering session 2
Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies