If you're looking to learn the latest skills in barbering, this is your chance! M.INT Beauty Academy has created an intensive 7 week course that focuses on precision shear cuts and clipper blade work for men's hair termination needs; fades/fade styles with color application techniques using product applications such as beard trimming or hot shaves- all taught by industry professionals who have years of experience under their belt (and will be there every step if need help).
During the program, students will be introduced to basic concepts and fundamentals vital to the Barbering industry. The Barber fundamentals and theoretical principles are taught online, while the Barber Internship and hands-on training is completed in the facility. The Barbering Program is designed for students with little to no experience.
Once successfully completing the Barbering course you will leave M.INT Beauty Academy with enough confidence and skill to complete a wide range of barber services in a timely fashion. Students can expect to learn a variety of hands-on technical skills as well as an extensive coverage of the following topics:
- The History of Barbering
- Life Skills- Human relations
- Infection Control, First Aid, and microbiology
- Cutting tools and Essentials
- Treatment of the Hair and Scalp
- Men’s Facial Treatments
- Straight Razor Shaving
- Beard Design and grooming
- Foundational Hair cutting and Styling
- Tapered Cuts and Fades
- The Business of Barbering
Students are expected to provide a live model for practical exams which entails the following: Taper Haircut, Long Layered Haircut, Fade Haircut and a Facial Straight Razor Shave at the end of Term Two.
Term 1 Barber Fundamentals - 2 weeks
Online workshops using theoretical concepts and practical techniques on mannequins using the Pivot Point online platform LAB and scheduled video conferencing using Zoom.
Online video conferencing schedule
Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 9:30 am
Total Hour Credits - 75
Term 2 Barber Internship - 5 weeks
On campus fundamentals review with a focus on Hands on practical training, learning on live models.