Course 4


This course is suitable for complete beginners as well as hairdressers who would like to train as a barber and learn advanced skills through the Level 3 Certificate.

More than just another Barbering Course

You will learn much more than just barbering on this course. This is an advanced course, so you will receive a high degree of trainer contact and interaction. 

Practical Training

The course is practical based which equates to over 100 live models throughout your training, supplied by our academy. 

We encourage you to build your own portfolio on social media so that when you finish your course you have a record of your progress. 


Business and Insider Knowledge

Each student will benefit from the input of the Academies Creative Director, Josiah Dawkins, who created the Ace training academy brand. Josiah will inspire, give you insights and help develop you entrepreneurial skills, showing you how to brand yourself and how to become successful in the barbering industry.

Tools & Equipment

You may wish to purchase a kit prior to starting your course so you have everything you need, a full kit list is available to view and purchase once you are in the checkout, if you prefer we have student kits available for you to use throughout the duration of your course, you will be required to sign a declaration of the kit you have received agreeing to replace any damaged or missing items.

Level 2 Course Content 

  • Classic & Creative Cutting 
  • Scissor Work | Scissor Over Comb 
  • Clipper work |Clipper Over Comb 
  • Fading & Blending 
  • Hair for Men 15 minute Fade 
  • Styling and Finishing 
  • Beards and Shape Ups 
  • Patterns 
  • Client Consultation 
  • Cut Throat Shaving 
  • Product Knowledge 
  • Trade Secrets 

Level 3 Course Content 

  • Creative Cutting 
  • Advanced Styling 
  • Beard Shaping 
  • Facial Hair 
  • Product Suitability 
  • Choosing the right Tools 

Course Timings 

Monday – Friday  


NVQ Level 2 & 3

11 Week Course
£ £4,900
  • 0% Finance Available on all Courses
  • Price can vary, please enquire

A deposit of £500 is required to reserve place. The balance balance will be required 1 week before your course start date.

Once we have received your booking we will send you a confirmation email with all the details as well as information on how to find us.

We offer Finance Options

Looking to spread the cost of our amazing courses? With Kandoo you can do exactly that. With Kandoo you can start your course without having to pay up front straight away. Click the logo opposite to be taken through to the application page

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