Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus
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.
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.
SVQ Barbering at SCQF Level 6
at SCQF Level 5
Hair, Beauty and Make-Up Artistry