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Barbering Apprenticeships – Advent Calendar Day 19

Barbering Apprenticeships

VTCT Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Barbering)

Barbering Apprenticeships PDF


For Advent Calendar day 19, we are continuing our exploration of the Barbering sector, this time looking at the Hair Professionals (Barbering) apprenticeship.

A Barbering apprenticeship is a great way to gain entry into the industry that allows an apprentice to learn and earn at the same time.

An apprenticeship is a combination of paid work and paid training in your chosen career. The paid work is called ‘on-the-job’ and the paid training is called ‘off-the-job’.

If you’re just starting to think about opting for the apprenticeship route, you probably have a lot of questions. We’ve provided some additional information to guide you, available on the information sheet which you can download on the left.

It’s important to know that depending on where you live, the way apprenticeships are run does differ slightly. In order to make sure you’re getting the information that is relevant to you based on your location, visit our Apprentice page and select your region on the map.

Interested in finding out more about apprenticeships? Click here to see our Apprenticeships section.

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Barbering) is just one of the Professional Apprenticeship Standards for hair that VTCT offer. Make sure you look at the other days of our advent calendar to see what else we offer.