Beginners Barbering Course

“I still can’t believe how much I have learned this week! You get stuck in straightaway and do haircuts on live models. I had the best time, gaining confidence and flew back home knowing I will be back again for another course next year” – Ana Rasic
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Course Content: Practical and theoretical – Our courses have a maximum of 6 students per class – offering an amazing student to tutor ratio.
Time: 5 Days  (10.00am – 4.30pm)
Price: £895 (includes VAT)

Finance Options: Payl8r logo Flexible monthly instalments
Portfolio: Live Models

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Beginners Barbering Course


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Course Description

Barbering is an essential aspect of hairdressing in salons. We offer three levels of barbering courses aimed at complete beginners to current professionals looking to take their barbering skills to the next level.

// Who is this course for?

This beginners course is suitable for those with no hairdressing or barbering experience. It includes an insight into the latest trends in men’s barbering and how techniques can be adapted to suit different hair textures. It is a practical, entry level course that will help build confidence of men’s barbering techniques.

// What will I learn during this course?

This course includes:

  • Introduction to professional salon tools and their uses
  • Introduction to barbering products
  • Analysis and consultation of clients
  • Variety of clipper techniques
  • Free hand cutting techniques
  • Blending and texturising of the hair
  • Layering techniques
  • Graduation techniques
  • Finishing hair using products
  • Demonstrations
  • Practice on live models throughout the course
  • LHA certificate awarded on completion of this course

Students are welcome required to bring in a camera to take photos of their work during this course.

// What can I do with this course?

This course provides a London Hair Academy certificate allowing students to work on friends, family and private clients.
To work in a barber shop or salon, check out our NVQ Level 2 Barbering course.

// What courses can I progress onto?

Students can expand their skills further by completing our Intermediate Barbering course and Advanced Barbering course. Students can also enhance their careers by completing our Platinum Hair Stylist Certificate.

We offer a wide range of dates throughout the year, find what best suits you
or contact us for more options.