The VTCT Certificate in Barbering (QCF) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; the creative art of cutting men’s hair, the specialist work of cutting facial hair and how to offer a good consultation service for clients.
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety whilst working in the barbering industry. You will also develop a knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your practical skills to a high level of occupational ability to enable you to perform your own salon services.
|Unit Code||Unit Ref.||Unit Title|
|UV20386||A/600/9065||Client consultation for hair services|
|UV20483||R/600/8763||Follow health and safety practice in the salon|
|UV20504||A/600/9146||Cut men’s hair|
|UV20505||T/600/9064||Cut facial hair|
For practical elements you will be observed by your assessor. All your work must be collected in a portfolio of evidence and cross referenced to requirements listed in your Assessment Book. An Internal Verifier will check your assessments to ensure evidence is valid. A VTCT External Verifier will sample observations and portfolios. Practical observations will be assessed as per unit listed above. Evidence of knowledge will be assessed through assignments.
Waterford Academy: Wednesday Evenings 10am – 2pm
Start Date: 19th September
Course Fees: €1350
Flexible monthly and weekly payment plans available. A deposit of €350 euros required to secure your place.
10% Discount for students who have completed the Introduction to Barbering (Fees €1215)
Course eligible for government funding
- Barbering Kit (worth €350)
- Course Book
- Exam and registration fees
- Support in developing a portfolio of work