Welcome to Gents of London Barber Academy, located in Cardiff and London. One of the U.K.’s most highly respected barber brands, listed in Timeout as one of London’s best barbershops.

With rave reviews and acclaimed success within the male grooming sector, Gents of London Barber Academy can offer you a fantastic start to your new finely chosen career as a qualified, professional barber.

Maintaining an unbeatable pass rate, Gents of London Barber Academy is a highly regarded, established NVQ approved barber training provider. We focus on all elements of traditional and contemporary barbering.

  • Small class sizes of 5-6
  • The highest success rate achievable
  • A wealth of one to one training
  • Become an honorary Gents of London Barber
  • A great supply of live models provided

“If you are focused and eager to learn we can provide you with a fantastic platform to launch a successful barbering career. You will need a lots of determination and some good old fashioned hard work”

Lloyd, Academy Director


"The standard of training, the quality of teaching and the amount you will learn (especially training in a barbershop environment) is second to none"

Seb 26 from Bristol

"Gents of London barber Academy stood out from the start, the small class sizes, the success rate, the professionalism and the fact you’re training in a fully functioning barber shop."

Gareth 30 from Swansea

"The group was a small size and I feel I had enough one on one time as well as learning through helping other members on the course, we also built a real bond through a shared experience."

Sam 26 from Melbourne Australia

"I learned one VERY big lesson lesson: In barbering you never stop learning!
And this is what I do now, I work as a professional Gents of London trained barber in Switzerland in my very own barbershop."

Joey 24 from Switzerland

"If anyone reading this is considering a career in barbering, I say do it – Gents of London is a great place to start!"

PJ 30 from Exeter