ESOL Transitions - Gents Barbering (January)

Cardonald Campus
SCQF Level
Start Date
24 Jan 2022
Qualification Type
Course Type
18 Weeks

This course is now full, please check our August start courses which will open for applications from 19 January 2022.

This ESOL Transitions Gents Barbering, part-time course, is designed for non-native speakers of English who are interested in a career in Barbering.

What will I learn?

Please note: This is not an ESOL programme

  • Barbering: An introduction
  • ESOL in context
  • Employability skills

Learners must be able to bring models in for assessment purpose.

Please note that due to the impact of COVID-19, this course will be delivered via a blended learning approach - which may include limited face-to-face learning on campus combined with remote learning off-campus and digital learning approaches. If and when delivery is taking place on-campus, there will be reduced student numbers and physical distancing measures in place. If you require any support in learning digitally please inform the Course Leader or Student Support team.

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • ESOL National 2 (Minimum of 2 units)
  • An interest in working as a Barber
  • A successful interview
  • You will be required to provide evidence of current English level and you may be required to do an assessment to ensure you are offered a class at the correct level.

Employer and industry links

You will be supported to search and apply for work as a Barber. You will develop your knowledge of career paths and employment opportunities within the industry.

Jobs and further study

You may progress to Barbering or Hairdressing courses at Glasgow Clyde College or apply for work as a Barber.

I've applied — what happens next?

You will receive an email confirming that the College has received your application.

If you meet the entry criteria, you will be invited to attend an interview, which will include an information session and test to ascertain your level of English if required. Please bring your qualifications and evidence of residency to the interview.

Interviews will take place within two weeks of applying.

You will be informed by email of the outcome of the interview within 10 working days.
Once an offer is received you must reply within 10 working days or risk losing your place.

If a place is unavailable at your first choice of campus, you may be offered a place at one of our other campuses and you must respond to this within the timescale above.

Once you have accepted your offer, you will be sent further details, such as funding information and joining instructions.

More questions? Contact us about this course

0141 272 3104