Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Barbering

COURSE LENGTH: 6 weeks (30 days)

This Advanced Barbering Course is ideal for qualified ladies hairdressers looking to expand their Barbering skills, whilst working towards an internationally recognised barbering qualification. Expect to learn colour theory, practical colouring, colour correction, wet shaving and all 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 Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Barbering certification is awarded on completion of the course.

Course Price:

£3,960 inc VAT


+ VTCT Reg. Fee & equipment


£1,000 deposit and 4 weekly payments of £740


Pay in instalments with Knoma

Advanced Barbering Course Start Dates:

By Request

Our Barbering Academy

Located in Long Lane, our London Barbering School is just a 5-minute walk from Farringdon and 2-minute walk from Barbican stations. Here you’ll learn in a realistic Barbershop environment, learning all the latest Barbering techniques to add to your existing Hairdressing skillset.

Our Ipswich Barbering School can be found on Queen Street, Ipswich and is Suffolk’s leading Barbering School. Similarly, to our London school you’ll learn in a realistic working environment, taught by some of the top Barber trainers in the industry.


How much Barbering experience do I need to take your Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Barbering Course?
This course is for qualified Ladies Hairdressers wanting to further their Barbering skills. It ideal for those working towards becoming an all-round senior hairstylist. Spoken English is essential.

Can this course be taken part-time?
Yes, our Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Barbering Course can be taken part-time. You’ll need to attend classes at least 3 consecutive days per week throughout the course duration.

What is the difference between your Level 2 NVQ and Level 3 NVQ in Barbering Courses?
The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering Course is ideal for beginners whilst our Level 3 NVQ in Barbering Course is an Advanced Barbering Course, suitable for those already trained as Ladies Hairdressers who want to expand their skillset.

What can I expect in your Barber classes?
You’ll receive a mix of practical and theory training, learning the latest Barbering cutting and styling techniques, colour theory, colour correction and more.

Is there a test at the end of this course?
No, there is no final test to complete this course. However, you will have continuous assessments and online tests to check you knowledge throughout the course.

What other Advanced Barbering Courses can I take at Alan d?
We also have a Wet Shaving Course, ideal for barbers looking to expand their skillset.

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