Advanced Hair Cutting for Men

Qualification: College Certificate
Level 2

This course is currently unavailable. Please register your interest below and we will let you know when it next becomes available.

About this course

This part-time course is designed for people who already have a level 2 barbering qualification and would like to advance their clipper and scissor skills.

Trends change continuously so advanced clipper and cutting techniques are amongst the most important you will need as a Barber. In this short course you will learn a couple of creative styles, which could include graduating, fading, skin fading, disconnecting and scissor and clipper over comb techniques.

You will learn how to adapt your cut and personalise to suit your client’s needs.

If you have any questions about this course, please contact us.

Tel: 023 8048 4848


Training at City College will give you a huge advantage as you will learn in our purpose-built hair salons, Kudos. You will learn with industry-standard equipment working under supervision with real, paying clients to give you a wealth of experience.

Entry requirements
  • Barbering Level 2
  • A good standard of physical health is required as Barbering is often physically demanding and is not suitable for some skin conditions.
  • You will be required to attend a short College interview prior to enrolling onto the course.
What next?
  • Hair colouring for Men
  • Level 3 Barbering 
  • Barbering in a barbers shop
Additional information

You will require a barbering kit for the practical assessments and due to health and safety regulations, you will be required to wear a uniform of a black top, black trousers and black closed in toed shoes. The information on where to buy kit will be given at interview.

You will also be required to find models for your practical assessments, who will be expected to contribute to the cost of consumables.

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