Level 3 Certificate in Barbering
COURSE LENGTH: 8 weeks (40 days)
This is an ideal part-time course.
This course is great for those looking to enter the world of Barbering whilst fitting training around their existing work schedule. You’ll learn to cut & style utilising the 5 Alan d foundation haircuts before moving onto all the latest Barbering techniques using scissors, scissor-over-comb, beard and moustache trimming, clipper work, shampooing and much more.
You may choose to add Wet-Shaving as an extra cost option.
VTCT & Alan d Level 3 Certificate in Barbering certification is awarded on completion of the course.
This course can be taken at both our London and Ipswich Barbering Schools.
Beginners Barbering Course Dates:
November 20 / December 4
January 8 / February 12 / March 18 / April 22
May 28 / July 1 / August 5 / September 9
October 14 / November 18 / December 2
Our Barbering Academies
Our Level 3 Certificate in Barbering Course can be taken at both our London and Ipswich Barbering Schools.
Situated in the heart of London, Barbican, adjacent to Farringdon Elizabeth Line, Barbican exit, our City of London Barbering School is the perfect place to start your Barbering career. You will be learning from some of the top Barber trainers in the industry, using professional Barbering products and tools.
Our Ipswich Barbering School can be found in Central Ipswich and is ideal for those wanting to become a Barber in East Anglia. As Suffolk’s Leading Barbering School, you will learn in a realistic Barbershop environment.
Do I need any qualifications to take your Level 3 Certificate in Barbering Course?
No, you don’t need any specific qualifications to take this Beginners Barbering Course however spoken English is essential.
Can I take this course part-time?
Yes, you can take our Level 3 Certificate in Barbering Course part-time. You must attend classes at least 3 consecutive days per week to complete the course.
Does this course contain both theory and practical Barber training?
Yes, you’ll receive both theory and practical training on this course. You’ll be cutting hair on day 2 and then moving onto scissor-over-comb, clipper & trimmer work, beard & moustache trimming, shampooing and more.
Is the VCTC & Alan d Level 3 Certificate in Barbering certificate industry recognised?
Yes, the certificate is industry and internationally recognised, allowing you to work in the barbering industry almost anywhere in the world.
What is the difference between your NVQ Level 2 and Level 3 Certificate in Barbering Courses?
Our Level 2 NVQ in Barbering Course is 50% longer than our Level 3 Certificate in Barbering and is much more in-depth. It also includes Wet Shaving.
Do you have more Advanced Barbering Courses?
Yes, for newly qualified Barbers and experienced stylists, we offer a range of Intermediate Barbering Courses such as #ONTHEFLOOR and The Refresher/Confidence Builder. These aim to help you brush up on existing skills and build your confidence on the Barbershop or Salon floor. For experienced Barbers, we also have some Advanced Barbering Courses.