Intensive Barbering Short Course (Evenings)

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Course: Intensive Barbering Short Course (Evenings)

Date: TBA

Time: 5pm - 8pm

Venue: GHQ Training, 1-2 Elizabeth Court, Whimple Street, Plymouth, PL1 2DH

Cost: £199.00 + VAT

  • With barbering becoming more and more popular, this GHQ course has been designed by our expert Barbering Tutor to provide an insight into classic barbering, as well as more advanced techniques.

    Consisting of 4 evening sessions over 1 month, this creative short course is aimed at individuals who have some prior hairdressing and/or barbering experience.

    In addition to our experienced tutor, guest barbers have been invited to the sessions to inspire students with their industry knowledge.

    Attendance: x4 Wednesday evening sessions from 5pm-8pm

    Dates: TBA *subject to numbers

    Equipment: Clippers (with guards), trimmers, scissors, a cutting comb and a razor. Students must also bring their own model to each session.

    Certification: On successful completion of this course, students will receive a GHQ Certificate. *Please note this is a non-accredited course.

    Session 1 - An Introduction to Classical Fading and Tapering

    In this session we will cover classic barbering techniques including clipper over comb, scissor over comb, graduation, blending, weight distribution and the art of using clippers correctly to achieve maximum results.

    17:00 – Demonstration
    18:30 – Practical Workshop: students will practice on their model with step by step instructions (tapers and soft fades only for models, no skin fades)
    19:30 – Model Presentation: each student will present their model back to the group

    Session 2 - Skin Fades Training

    This session is all about the ‘Skin fade’. You will learn multiple techniques on how to perfect the look and have a clearer understanding of the art of the skill and why this cut has left its mark on the barbering industry.

    17:00 – Demonstration by Course Leader
    18:30 – Practical Workshop: students will practice on their model with step by step instructions (model must be happy to have a skin fade)
    19:30 – Model Presentation: each student will present their model back to the group

    Session 3 - Creative Men’s Cutting and Styling

    In this session we look at creativity to enhance and redefine boundaries and discover how, when and why to use specific layering patterns and guidelines. We will also perfect our styling and look at the importance of dressing the hair to compliment the look.

    17:00 – Demonstration by Course Leader
    18:30 – Practical Workshop: students will practice on their model with step by step instructions (model must be happy to have a skin fade)
    19:30 – Model Presentation: each student will present their model back to the group

    Session 4 - Shaving and Beard Trimming

    This session will give students not only the competence but also the confidence to perform great, professional straight razor shaves to enhance beards; we will also look at how we can shape beards using the trimmers and how to blend with precision into that perfect haircut.

    17:00 – Demonstration by Course Leader
    18:30 – Practical Workshop: students will practice on their model with step by step instructions (model must be happy to have a skin fade)
    19:30 – Model Presentation: each student will present their model back to the group

    Interested? Apply today via the 'Apply Now' tab at the top of this page! Or alternatively contact our friendly Recruitment Team on 01752 218086 to register your interest in the course.

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