Short Courses – Barbering

Beginner Course (Intro) –  Barbering

Course Duration:  1 Night
Course Delivery : Face to face

Topics covered in your Beginner Barber course

In our 1 day crash course you will learn the following:

  • Consultation skills
  • Health & Safety
  • Basic Clipper Skills
  • Shampooing and conditioning the hair and scalp
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Foundations of Fading –  Barbering

Course Duration:  Night Time
Course Delivery :  Face to face

  • Our educators will be at your side at all times to supervise, build confidence, progress your skill level and deliver exceptional results.
  • Classes are between 4-6 students, with students of all ages and both genders.

Topics covered in your Foundations of Fading course 

  • Scissor work – scissor over comb and building the structure of a haircut
  • Clipper work – 2-back and sides, clipper over comb
  • Fading– zero-fades, 1-fades, 1.5-fades
  • Consultation skills
  • Health & Safety

FORMAT: Training will start with an expert demonstration from your educator. From then you will put to practice immediately what you have seen.

  • Day 1 will focus on 2-fades, and day 2 will focus on Zero fades. Our pro educators will be at your side at all times to supervise, build confidence, progress your skill level and deliver exceptional results.
  • Students will be required to bring in a model each night to complete their cuts.

If you require assistance finding models please contact The Barber Academy as soon as possible

MATERIALS NEEDED

Please bring your barbering equipment including: Clippers including guards, trimming clippers, scissors, combs, neck brush, hair dryer and water spray.

You must have clipper guards for this fading course. You need to have a #0.5 and a #1.5 . These items can be purchased in advance directly from The Barber Academy. If you require materials please contact us as soon as possible.

It is a requirement that you have completed the beginner course with The Barber Academy or that you have some previous experience with clippers or cutting hair.

CAREER PATHWAYS

  • Barber
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