Taster days for people who are interested in pursuing hairdressing as a career option. This will enable you to meet with the educators and experience the training that is on offer at the Academy. Call or email to book an appointment with Stephen Davies on 01803/666478 or email Wildabouthair8@gmail.com
OPEN DAYS Come to the Academy and meet the educators and have a tour of the academy. Experience our excellent training being shown within the academy. Call or email to book an appointment with Stephen Davies on 01803/666478 or email Wildabouthair8@gmail.com
16+ HAIRDRESSING COURSES LEVEL 2 FULLY FUNDED
This is a two- year course that teaches the skills of hairdressing from cutting, colouring, setting and blow drying. You will complete work experience as part of this course that will enable you to experience how a real-life salon operates and learn valuable Reception skills. This study programme also incorporates Maths and English at GCSE.
19+ HAIRDRESSING AND BARBERING COURSES LEVEL 2 AND 3 FULLY FUNDED AND 19+ LOAN
LEVEL 2 HAIRDRESSING This is a 18month to two- year course that teaches the skills of hairdressing from shampooing and conditioning also cutting, colouring, men’s cutting and blow drying. This course includes work experience as part of the course that will enable you to learn valuable skills for your hairdressing in a true salon environment. You can also include Maths and English functional skills qualification.
LEVEL 3 HAIRDRESSING This is a two- year course that teaches the skills of advanced hairdressing from disconnection in cutting and colouring techniques to creative advanced blow drying and long hair styling techniques to perming and reception. You must be working as a stylist or work experience in a salon that allows you to be working a column as a stylist at least one day a week and your training will be once a week at the academy. This course can also include Maths and English functional skills.
BARBERING LEVEL 2 COURSE
This is a one year course covering all aspects of men’s hairdressing including shampooing, styling, clippering, different cutting techniques, men’s colouring and shaping facial hair and lines.
APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING AND TRAINEESHIPS
We offer traineeships for learners who are new to hairdressing, this includes work experience within a salon to develop the skills required for an apprenticeship. We also cover writing CV and functional skills in Maths and English. We also teach you the theory and skills in hairdressing for shampooing and conditioning and blow drying and setting techniques.
Apprenticeships: We work closely with Salons in the bay who offer apprenticeships in hairdressing. We can organise interviews with salons who have vacancies and then we offer the training for your apprenticeship which can be salon based at your job or you can attend our academy once a week for your training. This will include Maths and English functional skills if you have not achieved GCSE level C or above. You will cover cutting, colouring, styling, reception, and shampooing and achieve a level 2 NVQ in hairdressing. This is a two- year course.