Is this course right for me?

This course is ideal if you've worked in hairdressing or barbering for some time and want to develop your skills in the specialised area of advanced barbering and shaving. Using a range of tools in practical sessions, you will learn about advanced cutting techniques and neckline shapes. You will also learn how to shave using a range of different tools and products , including beard outlines, full shaves and partial shaves.

Entry requirements:

Level 2 Hairdressing/Barbering


The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Lectures 
  • Group work 
  • Practical sessions 


You will sit two multiple choice exams. You will be required to bring your own models for assessments. You will need a gent’s head block (with beard).


This qualification will give you new skills to advance your hairdressing or barbering career, with further optional Level 3 awards available.