• Code: FH
  • Certification:

    City & Guilds Diploma Level 5 equivalence on the NQF in Barbering (3008-03)

    QQI Level 5 Minor award in Hairdressing (5M3351)

  • Duration: One Year


This 1 Year course is for those who are interested in beginning a career in an exciting and creative industry. This course is intended to provide you with a good knowledge of gent’s hairdressing and is designed for those who have a genuine interest in Barbering.

Programme of Study
  • Working in the hair industry
  • Follow health and safety in the salon 
  • Client consultation for hair services 
  • Shampoo and condition the hair and scalp 
  • Promote products and services 
  • Cut Men’s hair
  • Style Men’s hair 
  • Cut facial hair

Components subject to change

Entry Requirements

One of the following:

  • · Leaving Certificate or equivalent
  • · Leaving Certificate Applied
  • · Full QQI Level 4 award
  • · Mature Applicants - experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications

Places are offered following a successful interview

Learners must source their own work placement

Career Opportunities
  • Barber
  • Cruise Ships
  • Start Your Own Business
  • Session Stylist
  • TV/Film & Theatre
Course Co-Ordinator

Michelle McLoughlin

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