Barbering NVQ L2

This program is designed for beginners taking their first step into the barbering industry. An NVQ is made up of a mandatory and optional units you select with your assessor to build your perfect qualification. You will be trained and assessed in our academy by our highly skilled expert barbers.

What you will learn? –

  • Consultation and communication skills.
  • Fundamental barbering clipper work
  • Barbering cutting techniques
  • Facial hair grooming
  • Preparation for shaving

Experience level – Beginners

Duration – Part time

  •  16 weeks, 2 days per week (Mon/Tues 9-5)
  •  32 weeks, 1 day per week (Wed 9-5)

**Please Note** Our academies are closed all UK Bank Holiday Mondays, we are also close for the Christmas and New Year.  Any training days that occur over these periods are added to the end of the course.

Method of Study

  • Intensive hands on practical training led by our expert Flanagans trainers, set in our highly professional realistic barbershop environment.
  • Self study with Flanagans training manual and workbooks. (all materials provided)


  • No entry requirements
  • You will provide all your own models
  • You are required to purchase a barbering kit on commencement of program. (*kit list provided)

Course Cost – £3850   (*payment options available)

Dates – Monthly enrolments,  (*click apply now to commence enrolment.)

New dates 16 week courses for 2018 (32 weeks on request)

  • 08th January   –  30th April
  • 05th February   –  28th May
  • 05th March   –  25th June
  • 09th  April   –  30th July
  • 07th May  –   27th August
  • 04th June   –  24th September
  • 02nd July   –  22nd October
  • 06th August  –  26th November
  • 03rd September  –  24th December
  • 08th October  –  28th January
  • 05th November  –  24th February

Now taking bookings for January 2018, limited places recommend early booking

Location – Manchester City Centre