Acceptable Qualifications

Each individual must carry one or more of the following qualifications

Hairdressing/ Barbering Qualifications

NVQ Level 1
NVQ Level 2
NVQ Level 3
NVQ/SVQ Level 4
SQA HNC Management
City and Guilds
World Federation of Supreme Hairdressers
TotalBarber 8 week Intensive Course

State Registered Hairdresser &/or State Registered Barber via The Hairdressing Council in association with the British Barbers' Association

Additionally we accept courses run by or approved by:


Cut Throat/ Wet Shaving courses are accepted on the proviso that the Hairdresser/ Barber is deemed qualified per the approved qualification/ courses as illustrated above

The following courses from Barber Academy National are also accepted as approved qualifications/ courses:

  • Certificate Level 2/ 3 in Barbering
  • NVQ Level 2 in Barbering
  • Clipper*/ Shaving** courses on the basis that the indiviudal holds a qualification &/ or passed a course as a 'Barber' per the above qualifications/ courses
  • *Funky Dude
  • **Traditional Shaving diploma/ Razor cutting techniques