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Just one of the great things about an Apprenticeship in barbering, is that you actually get to do the job right away.

 You get to experience:

  • Work in a modern barbers environment
  • Learn from qualified barbers
  • Continually gain practical skills and experience
  • Earn while you learn

 

When you successfully complete your Barbering Intermediate Level Apprenticeship you will qualify with a Level 2 Diploma in Barbering, as well as Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths & English. You will also have gained valuable functional skills, solid references, some great colleagues in the industry and positive experiences.

An Apprenticeship provides some fantastic opportunities, and at Paragon Skills we are here to ensure that you get the most from your training.

Diploma in Barbering Level 2

12 months

Minimum £3.40 per hour

City & Guilds


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What you can expect

An Apprenticeship is a valuable doorway of opportunity for learners and employees to progress in their industry. Barbering services are increasingly in demand from men who are interested in personal well being and grooming, and is a reflection of changing social patterns.

A Barbering Intermediate Level Apprenticeship is an investment in the skills that you need to succeed in the beauty. These skills include:

  • good practical skills
  • creativity
  • customer service and 'people' skills
  • an understanding and tactful approach
  • an awareness of fashion
  • willingness to learn new techniques and methods
  • an awareness of health and safety issues

 

The exact details of your job depend on your specific employer, but typically you can expect to work up to 40 hours a week, between the hours of 9am and 6pm. Most barbers open on Saturdays and offer an alternative day off in the week. As an Apprentice barber, your role could include any of the following:

  • cutting hair, trimming and shaping facial hair
  • shampooing, conditioning and colouring hair
  • cutting basic patterns in hair

 

You’ll also learn: 

  • how to undertake client consultations
  • booking client appointments
  • providing fantastic service
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Your pathway to success

Once your Apprenticeship in completed, you could progress to the Advanced Level Barbering Apprenticeship, Intermediate Level Hairdressing Apprenticeship or employment as a junior barber, where your role would include: basic cutting, trimming and shaping facial hair, colouring and cutting basic patterns in hair.

Barbers don’t just work in barber shops. A career in barbering could give you the opportunity to work in a variety of locations, including department stores, cruise ships, hotels and holiday resorts.

At Paragon Skills we are committed to inspiring you to succeed are there to support you throughout every stage of your Barbering Intermediate Level Apprenticeship.

We are looking for learners as committed and as passionate as we are. If this is you, then speak to us today and jump-start your career with Paragon Skills.

What you could do next

What you could do next

Barbering Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Junior Barber

Barbering Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Barber
  • Senior Barber

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