VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Barbering

This qualification has been specifically designed for the 16-19 age group, builds on existing knowledge and understanding of barbering and will develop an enhanced repertoire of technical skills to prepare learners for employment as a senior men’s hairdressers. Learners will have their barbering skills assessed in a real or realistic working environment.

Level - 3

Dates available through out the year

Available on request 


Pre Requisite

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Teaching Style

Classroom Base


Learning Outcomes

This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as an advanced men’s hairdresser including health and safety; client consultation, advanced cutting and selling products and service to clients, these units are all mandatory.

Learners will further develop their understanding and skills a number of optional specialist units which include hair colour correction; specialist scalp services and treatments; perming and colouring – the full list of optional units is presented in the learner record od assessment book. This qualifications structure provides learners with the flexibility to develop the knowledge; understanding and skills depending upon their designated career pathway as a senior men’s hairdresser.