Broadstairs College - Level 2 Barbering
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Essential information
Qualification: Barbering Level 2
Start date: 09/02/2023
Start date: 13/07/2023
Weekly hours: Thursday evening, 5:30-8:30pm
Location: Broadstairs
Fee: £0 - £941 depending on personal circumstances**
Duration: 18 weeks

Level 2 Barbering

Course Overview

Perfect if you want to gain skills in cutting and styling men's hair

Course Detail

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to cut and style men's hair. The course will include health and safety, consultation, styling, cutting hair and facial hair. The qualification will consist of four units:

  • Client consultation
  • Following health and safety practice in the salon
  • Cutting men's hair
  • Cutting facial hair

Course Assessment

For each unit, the following will need to be completed:

  • A written assignment
  • A variety of practical assessments
  • One exam

Course Progression

On successful completion, you could progress onto our Level 2 Ladies Hairdressing programme. Alternatively, you could seek employment as a barber in a salon or become a self-employed mobile barber.

Entry Requirements

Please see our Group entry requirements

Additional Information

This course is suitable for 19+ only.

This course may be free to those who are 19+ and are unemployed or on a low income. If you qualify for co-funding you will be charged £470. The full cost of this course is £941.

To discuss requirements, please contact Support Services on 01843 605062 or email

Additional expenses to consider include:

  • Kit - approx. £300
  • Uniform - £50
  • Trips & Visits - approx. £40  

Students will be expected to purchase uniform and hairdressing kit from our approved suppliers and must abide by our professional dress code. 



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Ramsgate Road
Broadstairs, Kent
CT10 1PN

01843 605040