Course Duration

  • 1 month

This course is designed to introduce the lay person to the science of Barbering through theoretical training and practical application designed to instill good work habits, ethics, good grooming, and professionalism. Skills related to the field of Barbering are introduced, fine-tuned and polished so that upon graduation the student is at an entry level of acceptable performance in the business world of Cosmetology.

The core units covered are:

  • Sanitation and Sterilization and Aids awareness
  • Facials
  • Haircutting Tools, Implements and Equipment
  • Scalp Treatments and Haircare Rinses
  • Shampooing and Rinses
  • Hair Styling
  • Hair Coloring
  • Chemical waving, relaxing/straightening
  • Structure of the skin and hair
  • Moustache and beard trimming
  • Barbershop Management/Job Readiness
  • Law
  • Salesmanship
  • History of Barbering
  • Shaving/Shaping
  • Anatomy/Physiology
  • Honing/Stropping
  • Personal hygiene/professional ethics
  • Equipment Care
  • Hairpieces
  • Discretionary

At the end of this course, you will be able to perform the following; Care of the hand nails and hand massage, as well as the application of nail polish. Care of the nails on the feet and foot massage as wells application of polish. Apply and maintain nail enhancements, as well as, work with liquid and powder, gel and wraps.