Hair Academy Courses


From the heart of the vibrant Northern Quarter of Manchester, Nicky Oliver has built an international brand, renowned for excellence in quality education.

Training within our Academy is motivational and confidence building, delivered in a mature atmosphere and regularly working with live models. All the classes are small to ensure guaranteed direction and help throughout your training, which can be tailor-made to suit your needs.

Training with the Nicky Oliver Academy is inspirational, innovative, fun and life-changing – we will be with you every step of the way.

Training for everyone

  • Complete beginners, who have decided to make their dream of becoming a hairstylist or barber come true
  • Those looking for a career change
  • Qualified stylists who need their confidence building
  • More advanced stylists who want to refresh their skills or learn new skills or fashion

The courses we offer

  • Beginning Classic Courses for those looking to start a career in hairdressing
  • Basic Cutting Courses
  • Barbering Courses
  • NVQ level and intermediate courses
  • Fashion Cut & Colouring Technology
  • Advanced Cutting Course
  • Refresher Courses in your own salon or premises

Finance is available