Qualification: Barber Courses for Beginners

Date of next start is July 2024

Barbering course Level 2 Certificate Vtct


8 weeks of 3 days per week.


£4,200. Price includes a full hairdressing kit

Finance is available. Subject to status. 

Experience Required: 

No experience required.

Barber Courses For Beginners

The growing popularity of men’s barbering has been significant.  Although demand from clients, looking for the new and fashionable hairstyles has increased, the quality of barbering training has not kept up.

In fact, most of the training courses in the market exclusively cover ladies
hairdressing, totally disregarding barbering of men’s hair and relevant barber cutting techniques.

Nicky Oliver understands the importance of giving men’s barbering courses the recognition they deserve. With our Level 2 Barbering Course, we aim to provide comprehensive training for individuals aspiring to become skilled barbers or enhance their existing hairdressing qualifications. 

Barber Course

This course equips learners with the necessary skills to excel in any salon setting, making them a valuable asset to employers. Our curriculum covers a wide range of topics, including haircutting techniques, styling, grooming, and customer service. We believe that mastering these skills is crucial for success in the barbering industry. Through hands-on practical sessions and theoretical knowledge, students gain a deep understanding of the art of barbering and its significance in today’s grooming culture. 

High-Quality Education 

At Nicky Oliver, we pride ourselves on delivering high-quality education that prepares individuals for rewarding careers in barbering. Whether you’re new to the field or looking to upskill, our Barbering Course is designed to help you achieve your goals and flourish as a professional barber.

Nicky Oliver believes it is time to take men’s barbering training much more seriously, giving this major area of the hairdressing market the attention that it deserves.

Our Level 2 Barbering Course is aimed at anyone who wants to become a barber or wishes to add to their current hairdressing qualifications, making them an asset to any salon.

Content: Barber Courses For Beginners
Health and Safety
Advising and consulting with clients
Shampoo and conditioning
Basic Barbering techniques
Cutting facial hair to shape
Drying and finishing
Promoting services/products to clients

The course is delivered to small groups working at the pace of each individual, ensuring that all their needs are met. Come and join us to learn more about this growing area of the business.

It could open doors to exciting new opportunities for you

Our history

Nicky Oliver opened the doors of his spacious five storey Manchester hairdressing school back in 1990 in Manchester’s eclectic Northern Quarter.. Read More