Professional Barbering Program Application Form

There are three easy ways to apply: fill out the online form below, download and fill out this PDF form in Adobe Acrobat and email it to us, or simply mail your completed printed PDF form to Blanche Macdonald Centre.

Have you been in touch with a Blanche Macdonald Director?
Yes      No

If yes, please let us know who so we can process your application faster:

Please note: If you are applying for our Scholarship Program for Black Canadians, please fill out this Application Form. To qualify for this Scholarship Program, you must self-identify as Black. Learn more.

Program Interest

I am applying for the Professional Barbering Program Starting on:

I am applying for the Barbering program: Full Time     Part Time

Personal Information

Gender, I identify as:

Please select the pronoun you use:
She / Her
He / Him
They / Them

Date of Birth

Mailing Address

Emergency Contact

Please provide two contacts:


Citizenship and Language Information

Please select one of the following:

I am applying as a / an:
 Canadian Citizen
 Canadian Permanent Resident
 International Student

Is English your primary language, or have you taken a minimum two years full-time study in English?
Yes      No*

*If no, TOEFL or IELTS scores are to be forwarded to the school or, as an option, an internal English proficiency test will be provided.

Financial Responsibility

Have you ever had any types of loans (school, personal)?
No     Yes

Have you ever defaulted on a loan?
No     Yes

Note: Only Canadian citizens and Canadian Permanent Residents are eligible for federal/provincial student loan funding. As of 2019, the BC portion of student loans is now interest-free.

Please check the appropriate choice(s) below:

I am paying for the program through my own finances
I would like to apply for a BC/Canada Student Loan
I am obtaining a loan through other means

Education Information

Please note: students must have completed Grade 11, or be 19 years of age or older at the start of their program of study.

Did you graduate from high school?
Yes     No

Are you 19 years old (or older)?
Yes     No

What is your highest level of education? Specify your school and area of study, if applicable.

  High School
  Undergraduate Degree
  Graduate Degree


Do you have any health issues/problems that the school should be aware of?
Yes No

Are you taking any medications that the school should be aware of?
Yes No

Do you have normal hand/eye coordination?
Yes No

Do you have manual dexterity?
Yes No

Do you have normal depth perception and colour vision?
Yes No

Do you have a full range of motion in your shoulders / arms / neck / and wrists?
Yes No

Are you comfortable standing for up to eight hours?
Yes No

Do you have any allergies or skin sensitivities that would prevent you from giving any services? (psoriasis? Eczema? Asthma? Emphysema?)
Yes No

Have you ever had a reaction to a hair product, hair treatment or hair service?
Yes No

A Few More Questions

We'd like to know more about you! Please tell us about yourself and why you're interested in becoming part of the hair industry (A short description is fine).

What area of the Hair Styling Industry appeals to you the most?
Styling for Weddings / Photographs / Fashion
Hair Competitions
Platform Artist
Stylist for TV / Film
Business Development
Nurturing / Caring
Other, please specify

How did you hear about The Blanche Macdonald Centre?
Internet Search
Magazine / Newspaper

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I consent to Blanche Macdonald Centre sending me commercial electronic messages including newsletters and program updates by email.

Upon receipt of a completed form, your Admissions Director will promptly review your application. Once you have been accepted into your program of choice, a non-refundable registration fee and an initial tuition payment are required to secure your place in the program. For more information, please connect with your Admissions Director or email [email protected].

Note: course offerings, schedules, tuition fees, facilities and faculty are subject to change without notice. We also reserve the right to cancel or postpone classes due to inadequate enrollment.

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