BARB116 - Basic Haircutting Techniques

This course provides theory and practical experience in basic shear and clipper haircutting.

Credits: 4

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Winter, Summer


  1. Apply shear and comb techniques
  2. Explain basic cutting techniques using shears, clippers, and razors
  3. Identify tapering and blending areas
  4. Demonstrate a blunt cut
  5. Demonstrate a graduated cut
  6. Demonstrate a long-layered cut
  7. Demonstrate a uniformed-layered cut
  8. Demonstrate basic clipper techniques
  9. Demonstrate proper implement handling
  10. Describe haircut finish work
  11. Describe the differences between men's and women's haircutting