Beginners Barbering Courses in London & Ipswich

Beginners courses start each month…….. you’ll be cutting hair on Day 2!
Funding up to £3600 may be available subject to certain conditions 

Foundation Barbering Cutting & Styling

Course Price: £2,250
Less 15% discount for payment in full prior to starting… £1,910
OR
£500 deposit and weekly payments from only £437.50

Course length: 5 weeks (25 days)

 

This foundation barber course for beginners is aimed at those wishing to have a basic understanding of Barbering. It is an ideal stepping-stone to some of the longer-term Certificate & NVQ courses.

After an initial induction, on day 2 you will learn to cut & style utilising the 5 Alan d foundation haircuts before moving onto the practical elements of Barbering techniques including Scissor-over-comb, Clipper work, Beard & Moustache trimming, Client care, Shampooing, Styling & Barber-shop protocol. You will be taught on both dummy heads & live models.

Alan d certification is awarded on completion of the course.


BEGINNERS BARBER COURSE DATES – 2019

November 18 / December 2

BEGINNERS BARBER COURSE DATES – 2020

January 6 / February 10 / March 16 / April 20 / May 26
June 29 / August 3 / September 7 / October 12
November 16 / December 7

Level 3 Diploma in Barbering

Course Price: £3,600
Less 15% discount for payment in full prior to starting… £3,060
OR
£500 deposit and weekly payments from only £443

Course length: 8 weeks (40 days) This is an ideal part-time course.

 

This VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Barbering course is aimed at those looking for a part-time entry into the world of Barbering.

This VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Barbering course has all the practical elements you need to become work-ready. It can be part-time, a minimum of 3 consecutive days per week, leaving you free to work the rest of the week!

With a recognised qualification, this VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Barbering course has all the practical work you need to be a work-ready Barber. After an initial induction, on day 2 you will learn to cut & style utilising the 5 Alan d foundation haircuts before moving on to the practical elements of Barbering, incorporating all the latest techniques using scissors, scissor-over-comb, clipper work, beard and moustache trimming, client care, shampooing, blow-drying and barber-shop protocol. You may choose to add wet-shaving as an extra cost option. You will be taught on both dummy heads and live models.

VTCT & Alan d certification is awarded on completion of the course.


BEGINNERS HAIRDRESSING COURSE DATES – 2019

November 18 / December 2

BEGINNERS HAIRDRESSING COURSE DATES – 2020

January 6 / February 10 / March 16 / April 20 / May 26
June 29 / August 3 / September 7 / October 12
November 16 / December 7

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering – inc. Wet Shaving

Course Price: £5,400
Less 15% discount for payment in full prior to starting… £4,590
OR
£500 deposit and weekly payments from only £445

Course length: 12 weeks (60 days)

 

This Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering course is aimed at those looking to be work-ready and have an internationally recognised Barbering qualification.

After an initial induction, on day 2 you will learn to cut and style utilising the 5 Alan d foundation haircuts before moving on to the practical elements of Barbering, incorporating all the latest techniques using scissors, scissor-over-comb, clipper work, beard and moustache trimming and wet-shaving.

Client care, shampooing, blow-drying and barber-shop protocol all form part of the course leading to completion of you Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering course. You will be taught on both dummy heads and live models.

NVQ courses include VTCT on-line testing to complete the qualification.

Alan d & VTCT certification is awarded on completion of the course.


BEGINNERS BARBER COURSE DATES – 2019

November 18 / December 2

BEGINNERS BARBER COURSE DATES – 2020

January 6 / February 10 / March 16 / April 20 / May 26
June 29 / August 3 / September 7 / October 12
November 16 / December 7

Intermediate Courses

#OntheFloor

Course Price: £270 for 1 day,£500 for 3 days,£7500 for 5 days & £1200 for 10 days.
Course length:
1, 3, 5 & 10 Days
Start Dates: By request

 

This is a bespoke short course created by you!

This fast-track barbering course is aimed at those who’ve left college with a qualification, but aren’t confident or skilful enough to work on the Barbershop floor, or those needing to brush up on a specific skill. It is also for those Ladies Hairdressers who have never been formally trained in the latest Barbering techniques.

Open to all ages, #OntheFloor is a Barber boot-camp. No theory, no exams, up to 10 days of practical training in blocks of 1, 3, 5 or 10 days, concentrating on all elements of Barbering. It will increase your skill levels & boost your confidence.

Wet Shaving

Course Price: £540
Course length:
2 Days
Start dates: Weekly

This course is aimed at those wanting to learn the classic wet-shaving skill.

The 2-day wet-shaving course is split into 6 sessions including shaving theory, skin tensioning & lathering techniques prior to working on live models.

Alan d certification is awarded on completion of the course.

The Refresher/Confidence Builder

Course Price: £750
Course length:
5 days
Start dates: Weekly

 

This is the Alan d signature course.

This barber refresher course is for Barbers returning to the industry who would like to polish up their skills, or experienced Barbers who feel “bogged down” with their everyday routine & are looking for inspiration. It is also for those Ladies Hairdressers who have never been formally trained in the latest Barbering techniques.

This confidence building course is also designed for young Barbers who have just completed initial training & wish to improve their confidence levels as well as basic techniques.

Those wanting to refresh their cutting skills are taken back to basics on their first day working on a dummy head, following the 5 Alan d Foundation Barber haircuts before moving on to live models. Clippering, Fading, Beard & Moustache trimming are practised on dummy heads as well as live models.

Wet-shaving can be included as an extra-cost option.

Courses begin weekly throughout the year.

Alan d certification is awarded on completion of the course.

Advanced Courses

Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Barbering

Course Price: £3,000
Less 15% discount for payment in full prior to starting… £2,550
OR
£500 deposit and weekly payments from only £500

Course length: 30 days

 

This 30 day NVQ Level 3 Barbering course is most suited to qualified ladies’ hairdressers looking to further their barbering skills, whilst working towards an internationally recognised qualification.

The course includes colour theory, practical colouring & colour correction, wet-shaving and the latest Barbering cutting and styling techniques.

The NVQ Level 3 Barbering course includes VTCT on-line testing to complete the qualification.

Alan d & VTCT certification is awarded on completion of the course.


START DATES – By Request
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