New 5 week Beginners Barbering Course at Leeds based, Yazz Hair Academy

New 5 week Beginners Barbering Course end of day results

Last night marked the start of the new 5 week Beginners Barbering Course at Leeds based, Yazz Hair Academy, Kirk Lane, Yeadon. This 5 week introductory hands on course into the art of Men’s Barbering is taught by Academy Educator Melanie Perkins who believes in making learning informative, interesting and fun. Last night was the first time students had cut hair with some very pleasing results.  

New Academy Students Master Movement Blowdrys

New NVQ2 students master movement blowbrys

A great start for new NVQ Level 2 students at Leeds based Yazz Hair Academy in Yeadon. Caroline Gunner, Academy Educator is teaching her students how to do a movement blowdrys for the first time with some very pleasing results. This years recruit of NVQ Level 2 students are putting into practise all they have learnt in a practical session on dollyheads before they go onto practising these techniques on models. Movement blowdrys are a technique to add volume and movement and big soft open curls, a very popular look when you have longer hair.

Yazz Academy Student Inspection Day


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It has been a very important day for our NVQ level 2 and level 3 students Assessors / tutors at the Leeds based, Yazz Hairdressing Academy at Yeadon. Our students were demonstrating their skills and excellent techniques to the EV (External Verifier) and IV (Internal Verifier) at Yazz Hairdressing Academy Inspection Day. Proudly here is some of the work that passed all assessment criteria today with some amazing results…….. very happy clients and very proud tutors. ­čÖé Paul Shakeshaft, Salon Owner, said: A very big thank you to the students for doing so well and a big thank you to the course tutors for all their hard work, who without none of this would be possible!

Academy welcomes new NVQ Level 2 Students


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Yazz Academy at Yeadon extends a welcomes to new NVQ Level 2 Students who have started their incredible 16 month journey to gain their NVQ Level 2 certificate in hairdressing at Leeds based Hair Academy in Yeadon. Students will attend the Academy one day per week for training and spend 32 hours per week in their workplace. On their first day students were presented with their uniform and a kit bag with their Ghd tool kits. Caroline Gunner, Course Educator said; What a fantastic intake of students and I am looking forward to teaching them as they begin their career in the hairdressing world.

level 3 students leanring colour techniques and hair ups


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A full day of creative skills with our level 3 students on achieving good colour techniques, technical application, colour correction on pre pigmentation to fill underlying tones. Work also delivered on dressing long hair using resources of up tube and media research. A very inspirational day. Along with the theory behind the skills achieved in our workshop in the academy training today.

Yazz Academy students working on colour correction


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Another great day today in the Yazz Academy. Students working on colour correction using creative techniques and formulas to create unique colour choices. Also delivering advanced creative cutting techniques and for students to understand the importance of their partings and sections elevation distribution. Some great results today Well done

Academy students enjoy product training at Yazz Hairdressing Academy


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Academy students enjoy some product training at Yazz Hairdressing Academy in Yeadon, Leeds. A great day in the Yazz Academy with Evie our product knowledge ambassador from Tigi delivering us skills and qualities and the importance of knowing our products to deliver great styles for our clients.