Barbering

Post 16: VQR Level 2 Diploma in Barbering

 (Equivalent to 1 A-level)

This qualification allows learners to develop skills essential to working in a Barbers shop, such as forming good working relationships with clients and awareness of health and safety, as well as the specialist skills needed to carry out barbering services.

This is a pass or fail course. Students will be assessed by continuous theory and practical assessments. The theory element is assessed by written assignments and end of unit tests. The practical assessments are performed in the salon on clients. All theory and practical work will be collated and presented in an evidence portfolio.

This qualification leads to a Post 16 qualification in Level 3 Diploma in Barbering which units include monitoring health and safety, cut throat shaving and creative styling.

 

Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 7 units and earn a minimum of 26 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV20386 A/600/9065 Client consultation for hair services 2 3 30
UV20483 R/600/8763 Follow health and safety practice in the salon 2 3 22
UV20484 M/600/8611 Working in the hair industry 2 4 35
UV20488 H/600/8539 Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp 2 3 29
UV20504 A/600/9146 Cut men's hair 2 6 53
UV20505 T/600/9064 Cut facial hair 2 4 32
UV30337 A/502/3795 Styling men's hair 1 3 30


Optional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 4 units and earn a minimum of 27 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV10478 H/600/6323 Working with others in the hair and beauty sector 1 2 19
UV10480 R/600/4874 Colour hair using temporary colour 1 3 30
UV20486 A/600/8630 Colour and lighten hair 2 10 91
UV20489 A/600/8773 Salon reception duties 2 3 24
UV20490 J/600/8761 Display stock to promote sales in a salon 2 3 24
UV20492 T/600/8769 Promote products and services to clients in a salon 2 3 28
UV20494 T/600/8626 The art of colouring hair 2 7 60
UV20499 J/600/8632 Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector 2 7 60
UV20503 A/601/5366 Wig services 2 5 40
UV20512 Y/600/8537 Perm and neutralise hair 2 7 60
UV20513 L/600/8535 Provide scalp massage services 2 4 33
UV20515 R/600/8536 Relax African type hair 2 5 44
UV30342 Y/502/3805 Plaiting and twisting hair 1 3 30

 

Post 16: VQR Level 3 Diploma in Barbering Services

 (Equivalent to 2 A-level)

The Level 3 VRQ in Barbering enables students to gain a job-ready qualification. This qualification will equip learners with the required attributes, skills, knowledge and understanding needed to perform professional services for clients via employment or self-employment in the Barbering industry.

This is a pass or fail course. Students will be assessed by continuous theory and practical assessments. The theory element is assessed by written assignments and end of unit tests. The practical assessments are performed in the salon on clients. All theory and practical work will be collated and presented in an evidence portfolio.

This qualification will lead to a work ready standard of Barbering. Students could progress on to Level 4 in management.

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Mandatory Units - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 5 units and earn a minimum of 20 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV30435 J/601/5337 Promote and sell products and services to clients 3 4 34
UV30491 R/600/8780 Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon 3 4 29
UV30506 H/600/9061 Hairdressing consultation support for colleagues 3 3 30
UV30507 K/600/9062 Cut men's hair to create a variety of looks 3 5 44
UV30508 D/600/9060 Cut facial hair to create a variety of looks 3 4 32


Optional Units - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 3 units and earn a minimum of 32 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV30452 R/601/5342 Research in the hair and beauty sector 3 7 44
UV30459 A/601/4461 IT and data handling in the hair and beauty sector 3 5 41
UV30460 J/601/4463 Marketing in the hair and beauty sector 3 6 32
UV30493 D/600/8779 Maintaining personal health and wellbeing 3 7 60
UV30497 D/600/8636 Colour hair to create a variety of looks 3 11 90
UV30498 H/600/8637 Creative hairdressing design skills 3 8 60
UV30509 M/601/2481 Human resource management within the hair and beauty sector 3 7 60
UV30516 F/600/8533 Perm hair to create a variety of looks 3 7 60
UV30517 A/600/8532 Style and finish African type hair using a variety of techniques 3 5 41
UV30518 D/600/8538 Relaxing services for African type hair 3 5 44
UV40501 F/601/4347 Hair colour correction 4 12 112
UV40502 J/601/4348 Manage the creation of a hair style collection 4 10 72
UV40519 D/601/5344 Hair and scalp specialist services 4 9 72

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