This full time level 2 course will provide you with the basic skills and knowledge to be able to cut and style men’s hair and facial hair.
This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.
It can lead on to Level 3 in Hairdressing, Barbering and employment within a barbering salon.
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including Maths or English OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in Maths or English.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.
You may cover a range of the following topics:
• Health & Safety
• Shampoo & condition
• Promote products and services
• Cut men's hair
• Cut facial hair
• Style men's hair
The course is delivered covering both theoretical and practical aspects of the qualification with demonstrations and practical workshops.
All students aged 16-19 are required to study Functional English and maths qualifications or GCSE maths and English if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. If you have a grade D/3 at GCSE you will study maths and/or English GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of Maths & English Functional Skills.
Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant maths and English qualifications to support progression into further or higher education, training or employment.
All LMC students will receive tutorial support.
This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including practical observation, online tests and assignments, and the production of a portfolio of work.
On completion of this course you will receive a City & Guilds Level 2 in Barbering.
LMC is a great community asset and I think the local district are lucky to have such a modern, flexible and engaging place of education.
Studying on the business course at LMC will open up numerous doors for your future, so if you can see business as a key part of your future and are prepared to seize every opportunity, our course will be the most amazing thing you ever sign up for.
Come and join us here as LMC! You’ll gain new skills, use industry standard equipment, be taught by a dedicated team of specialists who are passionate about educating you to a higher skills level, so that you can gain an Apprenticeship or full time employment.
The best thing about our courses is that the teaching team have excellent industry experience with up-to-date equipment and materials. We are also very focused on all of our students achieving and being successful in their chosen careers.
I enjoy helping young people achieve their GCSE English, a key qualification which will open doors for them in the future.
I really enjoy passing on my joinery experiences and skills to the students, as well watching them develop into good citizens.