What is a Barber

Episode One
This episode explores what a barber is, including daily tasks, the work environment, skills, abilities & personal qualities seen in barbers, employment type, hours, good things & the challenges.

History of Barbering

Episode Two
This episode delves into the gritty past of the barbering profession.

Barbering: it’s a Thing

Episode 3
Episode 3 looks at the trends within the industry, the community aspects, competition opportunities & the emergence of the female barber.

A Funky Career

Episode Four
Episode 4 looks at the journeys and experiences of a few South Australian barbers.

Becoming a Barber

Episode 5
This episode explains the pathways to becoming a barber. Within South Australia there is now a Certificate III in Barbering so you can focus on the aspects of hairdressing that you want to do. Hairdressers can also provide their current recognised qualifications and be trained in the areas where they need further development to receive the Certificate III in Barbering. 

For more information on where you can train to be a barber in South Australia, check out these links:
Clip Joint Education – http://education.clipjoint.com.au/courses/
Barbery: The Craft of a Barber – https://www.barbery.com.au/
TafeSA – https://www.tafesa.edu.au/xml/course/aw/aw_TP00901.aspx

In addition to these videos, more information on what it means to be a barber can be found at the following links:
Job Guide: https://www.education.gov.au/job-guide
MySkills: https://www.myskills.gov.au/courses/details?Code=SHB30516&locationId=11481&distance=25
Job Search: https://jobsearch.gov.au/
My Future: https://myfuture.edu.au/

Filmed by Glen J Films: http://www.glenjfilms.com/