Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2) in Barbering | Loughborough College

Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2) in

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This Apprenticeship trains you to cut and style the hair of men and boys. If you are interested in also working on female hair you should look at the Apprenticeship in Hairdressing.

Course Content

On this Apprenticeship, you will cover:

  • advising and consulting with clients
  • shampooing, conditioning, and treating
  • developing and maintaining effectiveness at work
  • cutting men’s hair using basic techniques
  • cutting facial hair to shape using basic techniques
  • drying and finishing men’s hair
  • creating basic outlines and detailing in hair


  • Paid employment and on and off the job training
  • The course content will give a basic underpinning knowledge of the main areas of work expected within a salon and a solid foundation on which to progress to management, teaching or assessing qualifications

Entry Requirements

There are no specific academic entry requirements for the framework. Initial English and Maths BKSB at Entry Level 3.

Progression Opportunities

Apprentices will have the opportunity to progress to the Advanced Apprenticeship in Hairdressing.

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Key Facts

Mode of Attendance:
The Apprenticeship course is part time to fit around your work commitments, you may be required to attend college on a day release or your tutor will visit you in the work place.

Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships available.

Before you can start an Apprenticeship, you need to be in employment. The course start dates are flexible to fit around your employer.

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