Course Information


City & Guilds Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Marian.Colton@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: mandy.mcmaster@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 510
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Edel.McCullagh@swc.ac.uk

Description

The one year course covers a wide range of areas relating to the skills and knowledge required for preparing to work in the Barbering Industry. Students will incorporate college study with work placement to understand the rigours of running a barbering business. Work placement is an integral part of the course.

Additional Information

Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit upon commencement of the programme.

Course Content

Students must achieve all mandatory units which include: Advise and consult with clients, Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work, Cut men's hair using basic techniques, Cut facial hair to shape using basic techniques, Dry and finish men's hair, Create basic outlines and detailing in hair. In addition to completing mandatory units, learners are required to achieve nine credits from optional units.

Core Modules

  • Advise and Consult with Clients
  • Shampoo, Condition and Treat Hair and Scalp
  • Develop and Maintain your Effectiveness at Work
  • Cut Men’s Hair using Basic Techniques
  • Cut facial hair to shape using basic
  • Dry and finish men’s hair
  • Create basic outlines and detailing in hair techniques
  • Colour and lighten men’s hair
  • Optional Modules

    Not applicable

    Assessment Method

    A combination of practical observation, assessment and on-line theory tests are used to assess this qualification.

    Progression Opportunities

    Achievement of this qualification provides opportunities to progress to further qualifications at Level 3. This qualification offers employment opportunities for learners demonstrating occupational competence.

    Entry Requirements

    Applicants need at least 6 points at GCSE level, for example 2 Grade C or 3 Grade D. Successful applicants will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT if they do not have a GCSE grade C in English, Maths or IT. Places are subject to individual interview due to the nature of this course. All applicants must attend a pre-entry guidance session. This criterion may increase subject to demand for places.