• Hair, Beauty, Complementary Therapies and Make-Up

    Advance Gents Cutting and Shaving Techniques SCQF Level 6

  • Attendance/Duration

    Mondays, 9.00am - 12.00pm for 12 weeks

  • Campus/Course Availability

    Kilmarnock Campus

  • Start Date

    Sep 2021

Entry Requirements

Hairdressing and/or barbering qualification at SCQF level 5 is essential to be considered for a place on this course. Previous salon experience is also essential.

What's Involved

This accredited SCQF level 6 cutting unit further develops your creative practical gents cutting skills and technical knowledge.

We're looking to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills. Build your confidence in dealing with all of your clients needs. 

You will learn:

  • Advanced Cutting
  • Hot towel shaving
  • Facial massage
  • Consultation techniques
  • Health and Safety

You will be using scissors, thinning scissors, razor and open razor and learn about products for use in barbering and shaving.

Working in barbering is both exciting and challenging. It’s part of a diverse and ever evolving industry which is continuously launching new products and techniques. Barbering professionals are at the heart of this, helping to create and maintain current trends


There may be funding/finance opportunities for you, for example ITA or a monthly payment plan option. Please contact us for help and advice with this. 

You will need to have some equipment to do this course. The College can provide this for you for approximately £120 or we can provide you with the kit list as you may already have some of the tools needed.  

Places available



Start Date

Sep 2021

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