Broadly comparable to SCQF Level 5


1 year


Aug 2024


  • Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies


  • Aberdeen City Campus

Why take this course?

Consultation, shampoo and conditioning, basic styling, cutting, colouring and lightening as well as perming techniques are the main focus of the course. There are further opportunities to develop creative skills in barbering.

Promoting and selling a variety of products and services alongside reception duties and the importance of health and safety will also be covered.

You will learn all of these skills in a realistic work environment, which provides preparation for work placement and excellent salon experience for progression to employment.

What you will experience

This course will include:

  • Client Consultation- and Health and Safety
  • Shampooing, conditioning and styling techniques
  • Men’s cutting
  • Colouring and Lightening Hair
  • Creative Barbering work
  • Reception duties and selling techniques
  • Work experience in a local Barbers
  • Underpinning knowledge for Barbering services