Hairdresser Courses For Beginners

The aim of the course is to enable you to become a professional working stylist of a high standard with a more in depth understanding and experience of the hairdressing profession.

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  • NVQ Level 2 & 3
  • The Nicky Oliver Academy Diploma in Hairdressing
  • Level 2 Barbering


Full time – 36 weeks – 3 days per week.


£13,000 + VAT price includes full hairdressing kit.

Finance is available. Subject to status.

START DATE: 1st October 2018

Experience Required

No experience required.


This Beginners Classic Course is an intensive, practical course, designed to cater for students with little or no knowledge of the hairdressing profession.

For the first half of the course, which is delivered over 3 days each week, you will learn basic and up-to-date hairdressing skills along with the theory and technical knowledge required to become a professional stylist. Once completed, you will move onto the next level and learn more advanced techniques taking hairdressing to a higher level.

Small classes ensure each individual receives the correct amount of training according to individual needs.

You will be continually assessed throughout the course and will be working towards gaining your NVQ Level 2, Level 3 and the Nicky Oliver Academy Diploma in Hairdressing and Level 2 Barbering.

Students must reach the minimum standards required to qualify for the Nicky Oliver diploma. Your age and experience is immaterial. Your enthusiasm and an interest in the profession and your willingness to change your career, along with our proven teaching methods, which are delivered in a relaxed and friendly environment, will ensure that you progress towards gaining your qualification.


  • Consultation Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Health & Safety
  • Shampoo & Conditioning
  • Basic Colouring
  • Colour Theory
  • Basic Cutting
  • Cutting Theory
  • Blowdrying
  • High lighting
  • Basic Perming winding
  • Health & Safety
  • Basic Hair-Up
  • Basic mens hair
  • Advance Men’s Hair
  • Advance Cutting
  • Creative Cutting Theory
  • Advance Colouring
  • Creative Hair-Up
  • Basic Colour Correction


To learn more, email one of our Hair Academy experts on [email protected].