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Level 2

C&G L2 Dip in Barbering


This course is for school leavers, who want to learn the foundations of barbering, to begin a career in men’;s hair services within the industry. The course runs 3 days a week, you will need to provide your own models.

The core units covered are:

  • Working in the hair industry
  • Follow Health & Safety practice in the salon
  • Client consultation for hair service
  • Shampoo & Condition
  • Promote products & services
  • Cut facial hair
  • Cut men’s hair
  • Colour & Lightening hair
  • Styling men’s hair
  • Creating an image
  • Display stock
  • Salon reception duties



This course is for school leavers who wish to start a career in Barbering. This course offers basic skills to learn how to work safely in a barber shop. This course will give the learner the skills to start working on clients cutting and styling men’s hair. Clipper skills and working on facial hair.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

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