• Level 3 Certificate In Barbering September
    September 7, 2022 - November 23, 2022
    11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
By Next Generation School of Barbering


Starts Wednesday September 7th
One day per week (Wednesday) for 12 weeks
Next Generation School Of Barbering, Garryowen Rd, Limerick City
Image Skillnet member price: €1050
Full price for non-Image Skillnet members: €1500


Experience is essential. A minimum requirement of a Level 2 Certificate in Barbering is required. Or the candidate may prove to have prior learning in either a barber shop or a hair salon to avail of this course.

Course Overview
The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Barbering is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop practical skills to an advanced level through a variety of techniques in the following units;

  • Creatively cutting men’s hair
  • The intricate specialist work of cutting facial hair

Learners must also achieve the VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Hairdressing and Barbering Services qualification.

Course Structure
Over the duration of 12 weeks, learners will be guided to graduate at an advanced level. The main topics covered include, health & safety, client consultation, scissor cuts, disconnected cuts, skin fading, and facial hair & beard trimming.

Course Content

  • Cutting techniques – classic and creative
  • Scissor work – scissor over comb, texturising, layering
  • Clipper work –  clipper over comb
  • Fading– zero-fades, 1-fades, 1.5-fades skin fades
  • Beard and moustache trimming
  • Advanced disconnected haircuts
  • Style and finishing techniques
  • Consultation skills
  • Health & safety/risk assessments

Materials Needed
Learners must have their own equipment;

  • Scissors
  • Clippers
  • Trimmers
  • Foil shaver
  • Combs

As part of the Level 3 qualification, learners are required to produce a portfolio of evidence. A portfolio will confirm the knowledge, understanding and skills learnt. This may be in electronic or paper format.
Learners will also complete 6 practical observations and 3 paper assessments.

Qualifications Granted

  • VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Barbering

For more information on Next Generation School of Barbering go to https://nextgenbarbers.ie/
or if you need help in booking on to this course, contact us at info@imageskillnet.ie or 071-9640438.

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5 Cathedral villas, Garryowen, Limerick City, Limerick, V94ED25, Ireland