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Barbering

Fife College

Venues

Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus

Content

Mandatory units include:

Advising and consulting with clients; Shampooing, conditioning, and treating the hair and scalp;
Developing and maintaining your effectiveness at work; Cutting hair using basic barbering techniques; Cutting facial hair to shape using basic techniques; Assisting with shaving services;
Drying and finishing men’s hair; Creating basic outlines and detailing in hair.

Additional unit: Colouring and lightening men’s hair.

The course also covers a mandatory work placement in a barber salon. You are encouraged to have this established at the start of the course.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 preferably including English. You will need to complete an individual interview.

You must be 16 years of age and have a work placement in a barbershop.

Progression Routes

SVQ Barbering at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

September

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 5

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

34 weeks

Department

Hair, Beauty and Make-Up Artistry

SCQF Level

5

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

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