SVQ Barbering at SCQF Level 6

Course Content

This course aims to develop knowledge and performance of Barbering skills to a high level of occupational ability to enable learners to perform their own salon services and support others.

VTCT Level 3 Barbering course is an exciting course that will allow you to develop your creativity and progression within the industry. Units include health and safety; client consultation; creative hair cutting; styling and colouring, providing shaving services, portfolio work in creating a collection, and promoting products & services to clients. We will also cover Marketing, IT and Data handling and how to start your own business.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Barbering (or equivalent) or relevant industry experience. A satisfactory reference may be required. For applicants for whom English is not their first language then ESOL at SCQF level 5 is required as excellent communication skills are needed.

Method of Assessment

Online quizzes, assignments, and exams will take place throughout the course and skills are assessed by direct observation. Extensive research and self-study will also be required to successfully complete his course.  

Future Prospects

To gain employment as a Barber in a wide variety of industries.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    28 Aug 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

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