Course Type / Attendance

Short Course, Skills & Qualifications

Subject Area

Hair and Beauty

Start Date

Starts throughout the year

Course Length

10 Weeks


City Campus





Course Level


Home / Course / Hot Towel Shaves

Who is this course for?

The course is for people who would like to learn the skills of hot towel shaving.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You will need to have a level two in barbering or hairdressing or a minimum of 10 years’ experience in the industry to apply for this course.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course covers – health and safety aspects of hot towel shaving. preparations needed to carry out hot towel shaving. Shaving techniques, beard removal and shaping. After care advice.

How you will learn

You will learn through a variety of teaching methods including practical work in our dedicated Barbers shop. You will also study theory which includes a written test paper. Your IT skills will be developed throughout the course. As part of the qualification, you are required to complete an internal question paper.

Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course you could progress on to a Level Three in Barbering.