The Barcelona Hair Academy’s Beginners Course is aimed at those who are passionate about hairdressing and want to become professional hairstylists. To join the course you don’t need to have previous experience as you will learn all the basic principles of hairdressing and aesthetics, but you must want to work hard and be extremely motivated.


The Barcelona Hair Academy’s Beginners Course is a complete and varied program designed to transform beginners into experts. It combines theory and practical classes to give you a firm foundation for your future career.

The basic skills taught on the Beginners Course include techniques like classic and modern cutting, colouring, shaving and beard grooming and other specialist techniques for creating all kinds of finishes and styles. You will learn the anatomy, structure and texture of hair and  how to apply what you learn on the course to each individual client. As a Barcelona Hair Academy student you will be able to identify which cut and color suits your customers best according to their face shape, hair type and style. We will also teach you business skills for the hairdressing industry to give you a basis in product sales, marketing, etc.

You will be able to practice what you learn in the hair salon of our academy under the supervision of the tutors.

The course lasts for 46 weeks and starts in January and September with small students groups . Classes will be in English.

Start your career as a Hairdresser with the Barcelona Hair Academy professionals in an unbeatable location in Barcelona’s beautiful Gracia district.