Learners looking to secure a place on this course require a successful interview and an interest in the subject. All applicants will complete a Numeracy and Literacy test and must be available for the full duration of the 15 week programme.
Funding is available for 16 to 18 years
The BarbersNo1 Traineeship programme is a work experience opportunity that run’s over a 15 weeks period, Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.
The Traineeship placement will include 3 days a week in your allocated store providing your work experience, 1 day in the Academy training centre covering basic barber skills and employability skills, and 1 day for functional skills Maths and English.
During the course, you will cover the following:
• An introduction to salon responsibilities
• Health and safety in the salon
• Reception duties
• Consultation with clients
• Observe cuts using basic techniques
• Observe facial hair, shaving and shaping
• Observe skin fading and signature cuts
You will also get an opportunity to introduce your friends and family into the stores to become models to practice cutting techniques in a supervised environment.