Be a Cut Above the Rest at Our Ladies’ Hairdressing Course!

Exciting news! We’re now recruiting for our 10-week Yazz Hair Academy Ladies’ Basic Hairdressing Course. Starting on Monday, September 4, the course cost is just £1,000 (plus the cost of your kit) and takes place on Mondays, from 10am to 4pm. An introductory course which focuses on basic ladies’ hairdressing skills, you’ll learn everything from practical skills to relevant theoretical knowledge, all designed to prepare you for entry into the competitive hairdressing industry. Practical work experience will be an essential part of the course – and it’ll be beneficial if you’re already seeking employment in an independent salon. If this is the case, we’ll work with you to allow you to build up realistic commercial experience. The course will include basic health and safety, tips on how to advise and consult clients, as well as how best to shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp. You’ll also discover blow drying, styling and hair finishing techniques. Assessing you continually – on both the practical and theory work you undertake – your educator will present you with a Yazz Hairdressing Certificate of Achievement at the end of the course. A portfolio of evidence will also be collected for assessment. You’ll need … Continue reading

Come and Get Snip Happy at the Yazz Hair Barbering Course

If you’ve always fancied learning a new skill, maybe now’s the time to do so? You may have jacked in your your New Year’s resolutions a few days after you made them, but who cares? There’s always an opportunity to achieve your goals, regardless of what time of year it is! So, if you’re ready for your next challenge, how about signing up for the Yazz No 1 Hair Salon’s barbering course? It’s always well-attended – and as well as meeting some like minded people, you’ll come away with a brand new skill, too. The NVQ Level 2 Standard costs £200 and begins on Monday, June 19. A five-week programme, it takes place on Monday evenings, from 6pm until 9m, and it’s for stylists who’d like to take the art of cutting men’s hair to the next level. It’s an intensive programme and attendees will come away with the practical and theoretical skills needed to work in a barber shop, or even become a freelance men’s hairdresser at an advanced level. You’ll learn men’s hair cutting techniques, as well as facial hair cutting methods, and drying and finishing skills. Delivered by qualified educators who incorporate a small amount of theory … Continue reading

Alice beats tough competition to join TIGI Inspirational Youth Program!

Alice selected for Tigi Inspirational Youth Program

Congratulations to senior stylist Alice, at our Rawdon salon who has just been selected for this years TIGI Inspirational Youth!! 2017 She is extremely happy and excited!!! Very proud team!! Roll on boot-camp in August!! The TIGI Inspirational Youth program was launched in 2004 by TIGI International Artistic Director Anthony Mascolo as a way of giving young hairdressers a chance of growing their talents through a 5 day boot camp. There are a limited number of places for this program and competition is fierce. Alice follows a number of Yazz stylists including Jess Lyon, Ashley Wallis, and Rosie Binns.