Barber shops, hair and beauty salons and nail bars are in the top 10 most popular business start-ups. The industry offers vast opportunities for self-employment, progression, international travel and flexible working. A flair for business is just as important as creativity, as are ‘people’ skills such as confidence, communication and empathy. You can use your skills and imagination to improve someone’s life, whether it’s by making them feel good about themselves, solving a problem, or simply just having someone to talk to.
Buddy Days are the perfect opportunity for students in Year 11 to come and spend some time on a course at MK College. This could be before making an application to help make the decision, or after application to get more of a taste for the course.
You should hold a Level 2 qualification in barbering prior to undertaking this qualification.