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Working with real clients in the Academy of Hair & Beauty is a perfect way to start your career in Hairdressing or Barbering either as a full-time student or as an Apprentice.

Fully equipped, state of the art commercial Salons on our Aireville Campus using top professional equipment and products make an ideal learning platform for you to learn the practical as well as the theoretical side of Hairdressing.

You will be taught the techniques and skills to cut, colour, style, shape and dress both male and female clients’ hair to create the look they want by Barbering and Hairdressing specialists. You will also learn customer service skills that are essential when working front of house with clients in salons and industry.

Visiting experts make sure you are exposed to the most up to date information and developments in areas such as straightening techniques and products, Barbering and colouring. As a Hairdressing student, you can take part in internal and regional competitions which are a wonderful platform to show off your newly found talents.

Average Wages in Sector
Hair Salon Manager
Suggested Occupation
Predicted Future Growth
BarberingLevel 2
Hair & Make-up ArtistryLevel 2, Level 3
Hairdressing (Colouring, Cutting)Level 1, Level 2, Level 3
Hair Professional ApprenticeshipLevel 2