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Maximising Potential For BARBERING

Develop skills and knowledge in a growing Industry with a range of qualifications and practical immersive experience in our state of the art training Salon at Impact Training. 

The barbering industry is a specialized segment of the beauty and grooming sector that focuses primarily on haircuts, grooming, and facial hair care for men. It has a long history and has evolved significantly over the years 


Barbering services typically include haircuts, beard trims, moustache grooming, and facial hair shaping. Barbers also offer services like hot towel shaves, skin treatments, and scalp massages. Some modern barbershops may offer additional services such as colouring, styling, and skincare treatments. 


In summary, the barbering industry is a specialized sector of the beauty and grooming field, primarily focused on providing grooming and haircare services for men. It combines traditional techniques with modern trends and often emphasizes a strong sense of community and personal connection with clients. Skilled barbers must have the technical expertise, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail required to deliver exceptional services. 


  • The barbering industry offers several positive aspects that make it an appealing career choice for many individuals, it develops skills such as, creativity, interpersonal skills, customer service it also gives you flexibility and the potential of significant earnings in the ever growing male grooming sector. 

  • The male grooming sector has experienced significant growth and transformation in recent years, driven by changing societal attitudes, fashion trends, and a growing awareness of personal care and grooming, it is estimated the UK male grooming market has grown from being worth £608 Million in 2017 to now being worth an estimated £797 million in 2023 (Figures from Statista Website). 

  • The Barbering industry requires a lot of focus and motivation from the individuals to succeed, the industry is predominantly based on self-employment and creating your range of repetitive custom through good service and building reputation, so a major focus on client relationships, the ability to promote yourself and high levels of self-discipline are extremely important to be productive in this industry. 

  • Impact Training are Community focused training provider, who are intrinsically invested in ensuring all of programme participants receive the best possible tutelage and experiences through interactions with our highly skilled and experienced staffing team, we will always push our programme participants to both achieve vocationally linked qualifications but also grow and flourish as an individual and highlight your skills and abilities to actively become the next generation of the workforce in Northern Ireland.


    We always aim to put the people at the centre of everything we do, and we strive to continuously improve our services, enhance our offer and grow as we see our participants grow alongside us. We just don’t see Impact as a training programme, is an extension of your family, we care, we motivate and encourage all participants to move beyond what they think they can possibly achieve. For More about Impact Training Click Here

  • Our Essential Skills offer is extensive at Impact Training, we offer Literacy, Numeracy and Information Technology up to including Level 2.


    Dependant on the course requirements all participants will be assessed for suitability of level of essential skills and we actively promote progression within the Essential Skills delivery model at Impact Training, our team of highly skilled tutors will always endeavour to support, challenge and develop a range of skills and attributes that will enhance the level of achievement of every participant, for more information on Essential Skills at Impact Training Click Here

  • Qualifications and work experience are essential components in our provision but there is much more to being a student at Impact Training.  We are committed to raising aspirations in young people and trying to bring the best out of them.  This will include introducing them to experiences outside of the curriculum and equipping them with the skills and values that will help to shape their future. 


    Through EVOLVE you will engage in a wide range of World of Work events that will introduce you to greater opportunities in your industry/sector.  It will also allow you to support your community, expand citizenship, develop your physical and mental health, apply your essential skills to real activities, gain new skills, gain additional qualifications to improve wider career prospects and improve your personal development.  All of this will be through events and activities arranged by our staff.  All you have to do is enrol on the events and get involved. 


    Broadbase offers short courses in 3 subjects and the chance to specialise in the one that best suits your ambitions.  Our Foundation Programme allows you to gain qualifications in year 1 and progress to higher qualifications in year 2.  We also offer a wide range of enhancements to complement your experiences and to improve your chances of securing employment at the end of the programme.  These include but are not limited to: CSR Cards, First Aid Courses, Food Hygiene, Customer Service Courses, Abrasive Wheels, Photography, Coding, VR Courses, Sign Language, additional Barbering & Hairdressing courses etc.  Through the Employment Academy we can focus your final term on securing employment and Apprenticeship positions so you can move to the next stage of your career. 


    At Impact Training there is no ceiling on what you can achieve and if you take ownership of your learning you can achieve much more than you thought possible. 

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