4 Nov 2024

Study mode

Part Time


Framwellgate Moor Campus


6 Weeks


Level 2

Course code


Fee Information

Standard Fees of £250.00

Please note, these prices are for the current academic year and may be subject to change for our courses starting in future years. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college, please see Fees and funding for more information.

All fees are payable (no fee remission/reduction applies).

Course details may be subject to change.

This course is aimed for people aged 19 years or over.

Develop your expertise in using clippers to create seamless and professional-looking fades.

You will be confident in your skills to provide a cut to fit all client preferences.

This course aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to perform advanced clipper work, elevating your barbering skills and expanding your client base.

Entry Criteria

You will need basic barbering skills, including use of clippers.

Additional Costs

You will need to purchase a mannequin head before start of term.

Tools and equipment will be provided by NCD.

What are the next steps?

You will be invited to meet the tutor to chat about the course.

Study Aims

This advanced clipper and fade course will prepare you with the skills to become a barbering professional.

With a focus on fading technique, you will receive the training and practical skills necessary to excel in the art of clipper cutting.

Modules Studied

You will study advanced clipper and fade techniques. The course is certificated and accredited by an industry specialist.

Times of Delivery

Times of delivery will be confirmed at enrolment.

Any times indicated are based on current courses and may be subject to change in future years. Full timetables will be confirmed at the start of each course.

Teaching and Assessment

This course is delivered by experienced professionals who specialise in advanced clipper work and fading techniques.

You will receive guidance and your tutors will offer personalised feedback and answer any questions you may have.

You will take part in detailed demonstrations and will receive step-by-step instructions to ensure you understand the techniques involved in advanced clipper work, including fading.

Resources may be in the form of videos, live demonstrations, or written materials.

Where can it take me?