Time to Shine!

There really isn’t a better time to become a barber, here in Malta and in fact all over the world. Talk to any barbershop owner and you will receive a familiar story of there being a real lack of barbers in the industry and how hard recruitment for available barbers actually is!

Take the first step in this booming industry and begin your journey into becoming a professional barber here at "Antonio’s Barbershop Barber Academy" with Antonio himself.

We offer Intensive Barbering Courses to suit your needs, both with National and International Accreditation.

Level 2 - Barbering & Hairdressing Fundamentals


  • Health & Safety
  • Science of Hair
  • Hygiene
  • Shampoo / Conditioning & Head
  • Massage
  • Salon Reception Duties
  • Men's Cutting
  • Colouring
  • Bleaching & Highlights
  • Straightening
  • Face Massage
    (No Models Required)


Level 2 - Course duration is of 20 consecutive weeks (Including Exam day)

Costs € 1,500 (Deposit of €400 on registration and monthly payments with the remaining balance)

*Personal Kit not Included in the price

Level 3 - Award In Advanced Barbering

We offer the Advanced Barbering Courses to qualified Hairdressers wishing to update their skills in Men's Hair Cuts and Beard Grooming.

Our aim is that you finish the Barbering Course as a Professional Barber with all the knowledge you will require


  • Cut Throat Razor
  • Hot Towel Clean Shave
  • Head Shave
  • Beard Grooming
  • Fading (Clipper over comb)
  • Styling (Models Required)


Level 3 - Course duration is of 10 consecutive weeks (Including Exam day)

Costs € 1,500 (Deposit of €400 on registration and monthly payments with the remaining balance)

*Personal Kit not Included in the price

Course Information

  • Should you wish to do all the courses from Beginners to Advanced, kindly contact us for our special offer.
  • We offer Intensive Barbering Courses for Beginners, we will start on the Barbering foundations which include the Science of Hair, Hygiene, Health and Safety besides other modules (find a list of modules below) and proceed to the basic Men's Hair Cuts.
  • Once you have learnt all the Barbering Foundations skills, you will proceed to the advanced level in Barbering which includes the Hot Towel Shave, Clipper over comb and most of all the finishing and polishing of Men's Hair Cuts and the latest Barbering Techniques.
  • Barbering Courses are done in Maltese and English as required.
  • All courses are MFHEA certified, and an accreditation certificate will be given upon completion of the course.
  • We also offer International Accreditation (Speak to us for more information including Examination fees)
  • We also offer monthly payments.
  • Courses are currently done every Monday & Tuesday from 7:30 pm till 10 pm.
  • We only accept 6 students at a time to give quality attention to each student

Other Information:

All above prices do not include the kit required for the said courses. The kit can be purchased from the school at a student rate. We also offer to buy the kit according to the Level you will be doing to split the cost. A full list of equipment with prices will be given to registered students.

Next Intake:

The next scheduled courses will commence in October 2022. 

Get in touch and book your spot, spaces are limited. (Only 6 Students are Accepted on first come first serve basis)

Academy Gallery

A gallery to showcase some of our passed classes and training environment we proudly provide @ Antonio's Barber Shop Academy! 



An institution of barbering in Malta. This place started the revolution in grooming services in Malta. the staff are great, the service is perfect, and the owner is an amazing gentleman. Expect perfect cuts, coffee, a beer or two and groomers who become your friends.


Very efficient service here and really helpful staff who will do their best to accommodate you. Recommend it to anyone.


A real oasis of a barbershop, beautifully laid out with superb owners on-site to look after the customers in a first-class manner. Exceptional Place.

Get a 75% Refund on Completion of the course

All European and Maltese Citizens upon completion and graduation can apply to get a 75% of course expenses back, we will guide you step by step on how to apply and get the refund. Application is through Jobsplus!

All Courses are MFHEA Certified


The MFHEA is an independent, transparent, and international authority. We work to ensure the highest standards and to foster a competent community of empowered individuals, with the right skills to follow their dreams and make the future happen.

Goldwell Academy Malta


Antonio's Barbershop academy is partnered with Goldwell academy to deliver nothing but the best in barbering tuition. 

Malta Employers Association Interview

Interviewed by the Malta Employers Association, we discuss the barbering industry in Maltese Island and the effects, growth and challenges that have been presented in the past years. we also discuss the vision for the industry in the coming future. 


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