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Get the Skills to Become a Professional Barber

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Earning your Barbering diploma will open doors for you to pursue a career in the constantly growing barber industry

30 Week* Hands-On Barber Training Program in Parkland, FL

Boca Beauty Academy’s accredited Barbering program offers you a strong foundation in the theory of barbering, as well as hands-on training that will directly teach you the core barbering skills. You can begin to build your future clientele while attending Boca Beauty Academy. You’ll be practicing side-by-side with other aspiring barbers while you work on real clients in our on-site student salon.

This program is designed to help prepare you to meet the educational requirements for the Department of Business and Professional Regulations (DBPR) and the Florida Administrative Code (FAC). Upon successful completion of the program, you’ll be awarded a diploma and be eligible to sit for the state board exam required for licensure.

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The best way to see if Boca Beauty Academy is the right fit for you is to come and tour the school. You can tour our facilities and meet with students and instructors. Schedule a tour now or Get more info.

Become a Qualified Barber Professional

The Barbering program at Boca Beauty Academy will provide you with the hands-on training, applied salon experience, and individualized support it takes to pursue a successful career as a Barber in less than 1 year.* As a student in this program, you will quickly gain the confidence needed to master a variety of barbering techniques, including classic styles and modern trends.

Here’s what you’ll learn in Boca Beauty Academy’s Barbering program:

  • Clipper and sheer cutting
  • Coloring, relaxers, perms
  • Hair texturing & styling
  • Moustache & beard shaves
  • Fades
  • and more!

The Barbering program is available at our Parkland campus.

Program Length

This program requires you to complete 900 hours* of theory and practical application (30 weeks*). You will cover basic to advanced levels of barbering techniques.

Is a Career in Barbering Right for You? Take the BOCA “Barbering Career Training Readiness Quiz”

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Barbering Career Training Readiness Score Now >>

Flexible Class Schedules

Busy schedule? No problem. Boca Beauty Academy offers day, evening and Saturday classes so you can achieve your Barbering education with ease and flexibility.

We also have classes beginning monthly, meaning you can begin your career training soon after enrolling.

I feel very confident about getting a job in this field. I think ALL the staff is GREAT!! Everyone is helpful, kind, professional and really cares about what he/she is doing and puts the students education first. It was very good - no changes.
Marsha Holley, Boca Graduate

Hands-On Experience in a Real Salon

Not only will you learn Barbering techniques in the classroom, but you’ll also gain real-world experience working with actual clients in our on-site salon. Learn and develop the hands-on skills needed to be a Barbering professional before you graduate!

With supervision & guidance from our experienced instructors, you will provide clients with services similar to those offered in high-end salons and spas. Once you’ve completed your program, you will be fully prepared to enter the professional world with confidence and begin building your client base.

Learn the skills it takes to be a top-notch Barber at Boca Beauty Academy!

Career Opportunities

Job opportunities for Barbers include employment in:

  • Barber Shops
  • Beauty Salons
  • Resort Hotels
  • and more!

Many barbers can even have the chance to own their barbershop! Learn more about Barber training at Boca Beauty Academy and see if our program is the right fit for you.

Funding Your Education

At Boca Beauty Academy, financial assistance options are available to those who qualify. Many students require some form of financial assistance. With the help of Federal Student Aid, Pell Grants, Veterans Benefits and more, your beauty, barber, spa or wellness training can be made possible.

We have a dedicated team of Financial Aid advisors that can assess your eligibility for scholarships and financial assistance. If you are eligible, they can help you choose the right financial option, then work with you to help secure funding before you start your program. Sit down with one of our Financial Aid advisors today.

Is a Creative Career in Barbering Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about programs at Boca Beauty Academy, and exploring which career path for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information. Our friendly and knowledgeable admissions representatives are happy to answer any questions you have and can help with everything from courses to financial aid.

For immediate questions, call 954-866-1011

*Program length when completed in normal time