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Hair and Beauty

Barbering Level 3 Part-time

In Brief

Start Date /

This course is expected to start again in Feb 2024 (exact dates and times TBC) and will also be available for those completing the next cohort of Level 2 Barbering.

Entry requirements

  • Barbering Level 2
  • You should have a genuine interest in pursuing barbering as a career

You will achieve

You will achieve a Level 3 Certificate in Barbering.

Course overview

This qualification builds on existing knowledge and understanding of barbering, to develop an enhanced repertoire of technical skills to prepare learners for employment as a barber in this fast growing industry.

Course content

On this course you will:

  • Advance on your level 2 barbering skills
  • Cut men’s hair to create a variety of looks
  • Cut facial hair to create a variety of looks
  • Provide shaving and massage services
  • Health and safety

You will carry out practical assessments and on-line tests/assignments.

You will need to purchase a top up barbering kit, order forms available from Hair & Beauty department, approximate cost £123.59 and a uniform approximate cost £44.99, this include trousers and tunic or polo shirt approximately £10.

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

Progress to higher education or into Industry/employment.


How much does the course cost?

Course fees: £1,645. There is no funding available for this course. However, you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan.

Extra information

This course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk. about eligibility and how to apply. You can also visit the Advanced Learner Loan page.



If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Barbering Level 3 Part-time

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