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Our courses vary in price depending on which you choose. Our most popular course is the level 2 qualification which costs £3500.

Check out the other courses we offer at BSW and the costs involved here.

Our courses range from 8-9 weeks long, again depending on which course and qualification you're looking to gain.

For more information on how long it takes to become a barber, check out our dedicated article.

Along with a strong focus on gaining hands-on experience cutting hair, there is also a theoretical element to the courses. 

Following the final week of certain courses, you will perform your best haircut in front of your peers and be rated. The result of this final stage will determine your final grade for your certificate. You will be judged by an industry-leading barber.  You will also undergo various assessments to get your qualification.

You can, but flexible payment plans and finance options are also available.

A barber can expect to make a fantastic income; however, several factors can improve your chances of making a greater salary. Read more about how much barbers can earn here.

No - part of being a barber is being able to express yourself however you want.  All we ask is to look fairly presentable.

Not yet - we are working hard on developing the academy so we can offer evening courses. Coming soon.

BSW is currently open from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM