Barbering Techniques

Barbering Techniques  QQI Level 5

Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 11 weeks


The purpose of this module is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to use barbering techniques within the hairdressing and barbering industry, operating independently while under general supervision.


On completion of the Training Module learners will be able to:-

1. Apply health and safety procedures when carrying out a service for a male client in a salon.

2. Use effectively the range of tools and equipment necessary when carrying out a service on a male client in a salon.

3. Discuss scalp and skin conditions and disorders.

4. Consult with a male client to discuss their requirements in a salon.

5. Demonstrate a range of cutting techniques as applied to men’s hairstyles.

6. Discuss men’s beards and demonstrate the cutting to a man’s beard to achieve the desired facial shape.


Please note, students must bring along their own model


Course Dates

January 28th

February 4rd, 11th, 25th

March 3nd, 10th, 24th, 31st

April 21st, 28th

May 12th

Start Date

Tuesday January 28th @ 6.30pm



Examination fee of €20 is payable for non medical card holders for certification of the course.  If you have a valid medical card you will be exempt from the examination fee but a copy of this must be emailed on application to