Suitable for: Beginners and Intermediate level
Duration: Two days
Cost: £450.00 inclusive of VAT
Time: 10:30-5:00pm each day
You will be amazed at what you can achieve after just two days on this introduction to professional hair styling course. Jam-packed full of fun and practical knowledge, each day of this course helps you develop an array of skills to build your confidence when working with hair and creating beautiful up-dos for your clients. The age requirement for our courses is 17+ years old, and our one-to-one masterclasses are open to all ages. We are an Endorsed Provider with Habia; a government appointed sector skills body and industry authority for hair, beauty, nails, spa therapy, barbering and African type hair. This course has been Habia CPD approved.
This course is taught by the fantastic Karen McDougall. With over 20 years experience in the hair industry, and having trained at the prestigious L’Oréal academy in London, Karen is one of the most sought-after freelance hair stylists in the UK. She has worked globally with some of the biggest names in the business. She is a successful business women, trainer and entrepreneur, having owned many salons across Scotland and created Xpress Colour Art, an innovation in creative hair colour techniques. Karen decided to leave the salons to follow her passion for creativity, fashion, and training and now works as a successful freelance session stylist for magazines and many backstage shows. Her work has appeared regularly in ION-magazine, No. 1 magazine, Spectrum, Evening Times, creative head magazine. Her varied background and vast industry knowledge, together with amazing technical ability, make her a truly inspirational trainer.
Course Content: Creating an array of beautiful hair up styles. Working on a real model, understanding hair structure, hair product knowledge in relation to hair styling, understanding head maps and face shapes, designing looks, creating long lasting styles, smoothing and working with curls, working on real models, client consultation, blow drying, prepping the hair, roller sets, tonging, long lasting curls, working on different hair lengths, basic bridal up-dos, creative styles and perfect ponytails.
Additional Information: Models are required by students to practice on or can be arranged by the academy at an additional cost of £70. If you are bringing your own model please contact us for details on hair length and times required.
You can pay in full, or secure your space with a 20% deposit below, with the remaining payment due in full 14 days prior to course commencement.
Karen was amazing. loved every minute of the course. Very approachable and current