Basic hair cutting technique

Basic hair cutting technique


On this 1 day FULLY ACCREDITED training course we will provide all tools and equipment for you to use on the day. You will be taught to analyse your clients hair, complete a consultation, give advice on hair styles to suit your client and follow through with a full hair cut. Your tutor will demonstrate each hair cut for you to then complete on a training head.


This course is most suitable for those that have been out of the industry for a while and need a refreshment of hair cutting skills.   You must hold a min of a level 2 hairdressing qualification certificate which you must bring with you to your course.


On completion of the course you will be required to build a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate your competence, upon completion you will be issued with a professionally recognised accredited diploma certificate in basic hair cutting.   


After completion of this course you will be able to complete a straight club cut, cut short and long layers, complete a short graduated cut, and add texture or soften a style. You will need to continue with home practice to develop your technique on each cut.



You will need: tool bag, cutting scissors, texturising scissors, cutting comb, wide tooth comb, tangle brush, head jog brush, curly roll brush, round styling brush, client cape, apron, water bottle, sectioning clips.

We retail the above items either individually or as a kit, please contact us if you would like to pre order any items. All items are available for purchase on the day. Kits retail at £100.



Course Length:

1 Day

Course Accredited By

ABT - Associated Beauty Therapists

Entry Requirements:

No previous experience is required

Model Requirements:

No: Students work on a training head or each other

Kit Included:

Products & equipment will be available to use on the day