Barbering Level 2 Apprenticeship

Description

The qualification is aimed to develop learners knowledge and understanding of barbering and to gain experience whilst working towards a QCF Level 2 qualification. The learner will negotiate with their assessor to produce a portfolio containing evidence of practical and theoretical work.

What will you learn
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Duration: 24 Months



Eligibility Criteria:
Age 16 - 18 is fully funded.
Age 19+ : £3,000 to be paid by employer.

Course Units

Through this unit you will learn the art of consultation with  your clients, using a variety of methods to clarify their ideas  and requirements for hair services. Being able to make  suitable suggestions based on a variety of methods such  as; open and closed questioning, observation and testing of  the hair skin and scalp, will provide the information that you  will need on which to base your recommendations.
This unit is about developing the knowledge and skills to prepare for and provide a shampooing, conditioning and treatment service to the  hair and scalp. Learners will demonstrate the skills of shampooing, conditioning and treatment of the hair and scalp using a variety of products and services.
The aim of this unit is to develop your knowledge,  understanding and skills to be able to take responsibility for  improving your performance at work and working well with  your colleagues. You will make a positive contribution to the  overall effectiveness of your salon.
This unit will enable learners to use basic barbering skills to cut men’s hair to be able to  create a variety of looks on different hair types. Learners will learn about the requirements  for the use and maintenance of a variety of cutting tools and equipment. Learners will develop an understanding of influencing factors, hair classifications and characteristics and how they affect the men’s haircutting service. Learners will develop the skills and knowledge to complete men’s haircutting services using traditional cutting and barbering techniques.
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This unit is about further developing the knowledge and skills to prepare for and provide a professional and commercial finished service. Learners will use a variety of conventional cutting techniques to produce a finished facial hair shape.