On this course, we take it back to basics to increase your confidence and develop and consolidate all your cutting techniques. With our flexible course structure, you can either sign up for all course sessions or book onto the ones that interest you the most.

ABC CUTTING

Professional Course

  • Session 1: Layers

    In this session, we will begin with the perimeter, using sectioning patterns and cutting techniques to create the perfect line.We´ll move on to square and round layers and teach you how to use elevation and over direction to create commercial and modern layered looks with movement and texture.

  • Session 2: Compact

    In this session you will learn the modern variation of the classic graphic bob. Using sectioning patterns and head position to create an amazing A-line result. We also look at finishing techniques to sharpen our perimeter and also ways to texturise this solid shape to create beautiful, contemporary results.

  • Session 3: Graduation

    In this session we will use graduation and over direction to create the perfect modern graduated bob. Learn to use clean sectioning and controlled elevation to create a beautiful structured haircut.

  • Session 4: Textures

    In this session, we will make use of graduation, layering, disconnection , overdirection and texturising to create the perfect textured cut. This session is aimed at giving you more confidence when dealing with short hairstyles of varying lengths.

  • Session 5: Short

    In this session, you will study classic hair cutting techniques with a focus on scissor over comb. We’ll teach you when to use either short layering or graduation to help you increase your repertoire of classic and sharp haircuts.

  • Session 6: Clippers

    In this session, you will gain more confidence when using your clippers in creating a classic square cut. You will leave with the necessary skills to connect shorter, graduated sides into a longer style on top.

DATES

April – May

Session 1: Monday, 4 April 10:30 – 14:30
Session 2: Monday, 11 April 10:30 – 14:30
Session 3: Monday, 25 April 10:30 – 14:30
Session 4: Monday, 2 May 10:30 – 14:30
Session 5: Monday, 9 May 10:30 – 14:30
Session 6: Monday, 16 May 10:30 – 14:30

May – July

Session 1: Monday, 23 May 15:30 – 19:30
Session 2: Monday, 30 May 15:30 – 19:30
Session 3: Monday, 13 June 15:30 – 19:30
Session 4: Monday, 20 June 15:30 – 19:30
Session 5: Monday, 27 June 15:30 – 19:30
Session 6: Monday, 4 July 15:30 – 19:30

PRICES

  • Complete course: (6 sessions): 450€
  • Individual Sessions: 90€/Session
  • Please note: This course requires the use of a mannequin head

FORMAT

  • Demonstration & Practice on mannequin heads.
  • This course requires the use of a mannequin head. If you would like us to provide you with one, this will cost 40€ which you can pay for during the booking process. One head can be used for the whole course (6 sessions) or just for one session. If you would prefer to bring your own head that’s fine – just make sure it is real hair and that the length is below the shoulder.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING

  • Scissors
  • Thinning scissors
  • Sectioning clips
  • Clippers (grades 1 -4)
  • Tongs and/or straighteners
  • Styling brushes
  • Tail comb
  • Cutting comb