Knights School of Barbering is an approved training centre with the Vocational Training and Charitable Trust (VTCT) and offers their Level 2 Certificate in Barbering (QCF) The course is also endorsed by HABIA (Hair and Beauty Industry Authority).

Our qualifications that sit on the UK qualifications frameworks are subject to a reprocity agreement in Ireland and details can be found on the NQAI website.

The certificate we offer is the equivalent of a Level 4 NFQ award.

The Vocational Training and Charitable Trust (VTCT) is the specialist awarding body for the hairdressing and beauty sector. VTCT has been in existence for over forty years and has been at the forefront of developing the vocational system of qualifications. Knights School of Barbering was one of the first to make this certificate available in Ireland.

The course we offer is designed to prepare students for the workplace and is a highly practical course. Certification is based on performance in the class and ongoing assessment. Registration with VTCT and the associated exams costs €125.