• SVQ Barbering @ SCQF Level 5

  • SCQF Level

    Level 5

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full time, one year

Start Here

We're looking for you to have Four National 4s or four relevant Standard Grades at general level or a pass in a relevant NC course at SCQF Level 4 or equivalent. A place on the course may be subject to an interview process and dexterity/skills test.

Students without any formal qualifications, but with life experience and a demonstrable interest in the subject area will also be considered for entry. Industry authority guidelines, in-line with health and safety regulations do not allow minors to perform various aspects of this course, therefore all applicants must be aged 16 or over.

What's Involved

When our hair looks good we feel great! Working in an evolving and diverse growth industry, which is continuously launching new products and techniques, is both exciting and challenging. Barbering professionals help create and maintain current trends. The course gives valuable grounding and qualifications to students who are passionate, artistic, and creative and committed while developing current and creative technical knowledge and skills. To take the first steps into this exciting career path you also need to be hard working, self-motivated, self- disciplined, a team player and enjoy working with people.

Subjects may include:

  • Cut Hair using Basic Barbering Techniques
  • Cut Facial Hair to Shape using Basic Techniques
  • Dry and Finish Men's Hair

Go Anywhere

If you successfully complete this course, here are some of the courses you can move onto, this course is designed to introduce you to all areas of Gents Barbering SVQ 3 Barbering employment or self-employment.

Possible careers you can explore:

  • Salon based Gents Barber
  • Self -employed Gents Barber

Start Date

28 Aug 2017