Hair Professional - Barbering Level 2 Apprenticeship (FHAB)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code BC145
Qualification Type Apprenticeship
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


If you enjoy hairstyling and like meeting different people, this could be the perfect job for you. This apprenticeship will provide you with the training and qualifications you need to work in the beauty industry.


The list below sets out how the credit has been assigned across the mandatory units. All units in this qualification are mandatory.

  • Consultation
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  •  Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques
  • Cut hair using a range of barbering techniques to create a variety of looks
  • Style and finish men's hair
  • Cut facial hair into shape
  • Shaving services

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed by your trainer by E-portfolio and workplace observation. Guided learner hours are delivered during contracted working hours.

Entry requirements

  • Two GCSEs grade A – C or grade 9 – 3 including English and maths
  • NVQ Level 1 Hairdressing
  • You will need to find an employer to employ you as an apprentice. Please see our Apprenticeship vacancies.

Your next steps...

On completion of this pathway, learners may progress onto further qualifications or into work.