About SB

SB International Barbering Academy is at the forefront of Barbering education in the UK and beyond. Our aim is to produce confident, highly-skilled barbers, expertly schooled in all aspects of barbering, from traditional techniques to modern barbering innovation.

Our award winning, qualification-based courses and workshops are designed for barbers of all levels from beginner to advanced and take place in our specialist ‘working barber shop’ academy environment. This continuous flow of real clients allows us to maintain a tried and tested tempo of hands on learning throughout every course.

Our highly experienced, industry renowned educators focus entirely on the student and have an exceptional record of producing successful, professional standard barbers. Such is the reputation of the academy, we attract people from around the world who actively seek out the best available barbering education.

The SB training programme covers all aspects of barbering. Because SB is the exclusive educating partner of Uppercut Deluxe, every student will benefit from great product support for the duration of their course.

All of our full time courses are qualification based and ran in partnership with VTCT. VTCT qualifications are mapped to UK regulatory framework and articulate with European Qualification Frameworks and the NFQ in Ireland.

VTCT qualifications are also renowned worldwide and provide a passport to employment globally.

Your Qualification, Your Lifestyle, Your Journey.