6 Week Beginners Barbering

Comprehensive training designed to provide aspiring barbers with fundamental knowledge

6 Week Beginners Barbering Training Overview

This comprehensive program is designed to provide aspiring barbers with the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to embark on a successful career in the barbering industry. Whether you’re a complete novice or have some prior experience, this course will lay a solid foundation upon which you can build your expertise.

6 Week Beginners Barbering Training Course Duration

This course will take place at USDT every Wednesday from 3.30-5pm for 6 weeks.

Training Provider:

Katherine Copeland

6 Weeks Beginners Barbering Training Course Content

The course objectives are:

  • Introduction to Barbering: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the history, evolution, and significance of barbering as a profession.
  • Essential Tools and Equipment: Familiarize yourself with the various tools and equipment used in barbering, including clippers, shears, razors, and combs, and learn how to use them safely and effectively.
  • Basic Hair Cutting Techniques: Learn the fundamental principles of hair cutting, including scissor over comb, clipper over comb, and blending techniques, to create classic and contemporary barbering styles.
  • Client Consultation and Communication: Develop strong interpersonal skills and learn how to conduct thorough client consultations to understand their needs and preferences, ensuring client satisfaction.
  • Health and Safety Practices: Prioritize the health and safety of yourself and your clients by adhering to proper sanitation, disinfection, and hygiene protocols in accordance with industry standards.


You do not need to have any previous experience or qualifications to enrol.

Progression Opportunities

Having achieved this course you may wish to complete other training such as:

  • Level 2 Barbering course
  • Award in preventing contact dermatitis.
  • Mental Health Awareness

Employability Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Health & Safety skills
  • Fundamentals of barbering

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  • **Please note this programme cannot support people in employment or full-time education**