Hair and Barbering

Studying Hair and Barbering at Weston College

The hair and barbering qualifications have been developed in conjunction with local and national employers, giving you qualifications that employers look for - opening the door to a successful career in this fun and fulfilling sector.

All courses are taught by industry experts in the Hair and Beauty Centre at the Knightstone Campus, where you will get real client experience.

There are two routes to choose from:

  • Full-time - at the Hair and Beauty Centre
  • Apprenticeship – work-based training in the surrounding area with regular sessions at the Hair and Beauty Centre

Some of our top students have gone on to work in the fashion, film and television industry as stylists, and opened their own hair salons and barbers.

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Meet your lecturers

Avatar Stuart Donovan Lecturer
“I started my career as a Barber in 1999 and, since then, I’ve had a passion for cutting hair,” Read More
Avatar Jenna Ratcliffe FE Curriculum Co-ordinator
“I feel honoured to be part of young people’s journey from education to industry.” Read More

What our students say

Joseph Calvert, Barbering


Joseph Calvert

“Weston College gave me opportunities that I wouldn't have had elsewhere”

Former school: Priory

Course: Barbering

Continuing working in barbering and working towards an apprenticeship.

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