Barbering Apprenticeship Level 2
About this course
If you have a genuine interest in all aspects of Barbering and have excellent communication skills, this 15 month Apprenticeship will allow you to gain the knowledge and skills required to have a successful career in the industry.
You will attend the College’s Shenstone House campus for 1 day a week to work towards the Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Barbering), while working in a commercial barbers for the other 4 days a week. You will also be visited in the workplace by a College assessor who will guide you and assess your developing skills and help you prepare for the End Point Assessment at the end of your apprenticeship. This will comprise a practical test and a one to one interview.
You will also work to improve your skills in English and Maths over the course of your Apprenticeship.
How will I be assessed?
Your knowledge and practical skills will be assessed both at College and in the workplace throughout your apprenticeship, as well as in the End Point Assessment.
What do I need?
You will need at least 4 GCSEs at Grade D/3 or above with a Grade 3 in English and Maths. In addition you will also need to secure a job with an employer.
Where can it take me?
College Progression - you can progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Barbering.
You need to be in employment.
To apply for vacancies, log on to your account at https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship.
For help with your application contact the College Apprenticeship Team on 0121 602 7784.