Yazz Training Academy 1 Day Hairdressing Course

SCHOOL STUDENTS Yazz Training Academy 1 Day Hairdressing Course Taster Session Date of Courses: Mon 24 October 2016 Time: 10am – 4.30pm Course Cost: £45.00 Course Content: An introduction to hairdressing which gives you an insight into both men’s and women’s hairdressing as a career. 10.00am – 10.30am Introduction to Yazz Academy An overview to what the Academy can offer in terms of becoming a hairdresser/barber. What progression routes are offered? An insight into industry apprenticeships. Question and answer session. 10.30am – 1.00pm Skill Building Session Students will learn how to blow dry hair and style hair and then shown how to create hair ups for all occasions, using different techniques and equipment. 1.00pm -1.30pm – Lunch 1.30pm – 4.30pm Freestyle Session Students will showcase skills and techniques they have learnt in the morning session. Students will complete two different looks for two different occasions. Students will present their models and discuss how they achieved the styles. Discussion and feedback session. 4.30pm – Finish Entry Requirements Interested in following hairdressing as a Career. 14 – 16 years of age Work experience or Saturday work in a salon is an advantage Location Yazz Number One Hair Studio, 34 New Road Side, … Continue reading

Karen Flys to Russia

Karen Flys to Russia

Academy Educator and Creative Director Karen Bunney fls to Russia. Here are a few photos from her time spent in Moscow. Karen was delivering and demonstrating her hair dressing skills for Hempz Couture in Russia. ‘This was an amazing opportunity for me and I have seen and learnt some amazing things and felt honoured to be invited.’

Careers Fair – Horsforth School 7 July 2016

Yazz academy attend Hawsforth School Careers Day

Careers Morning……… Leeds based, Yazz Hair Academy Team attended Horsforth High School. The team were their to answer questions and talk to students about hairdressing as a career. Phillipa O’Donnel, Careers Advisor said: ‘The students really enjoyed the recent Careers Morning and have given us some great feedback, especially the ones that had their hair done! The students got a lot of informative advice and guidance and I know they will use it when it comes to making major decisions in the future.

Yazz Academy Announce Advanced Short Barbering Course

Following the success of the Beginners Barbering Courses, Yazz Hair Academy in Yeadon, Leeds are now offering an Advanced Short Barbering Course for Barbers who want to take the art of cutting men’s hair to the next level. Advanced Short Barbering Course: Course Duration: 5 weeks (Monday evenings) Start Date: Monday 5 September 2016 Time: 6.00pm – 9.00pm Location: Yazz Hair Academy, Regency House, Kirk Lane, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19 7EP Cost: £200 To reserve your place please contact 07961 226411 or email yazzhair@live.co.uk This short advanced Barbering Course is for Stylists who want to take the art of cutting men’s hair to a more advanced level. Who is the course for? Specifically designed to provide students with an intensive 5 week course, in which they will learn the necessary practical and theoretical skills to either work in a barber shop, or become a freelance men’s hairdresser at a higher level. Course Outline Mens Hair Cutting Techniques Facial Hair Cutting Techniques Drying and Finishing Men’s Hair What will I Learn? The course is taught by qualified educators who incorporate a small amount of theory work, special projects, demonstrations and hands-on workshops. Highlighting on current mens looks,your tutor will guide you through … Continue reading

Kickstart Your Hairdressing Career with Yazz Academy!

Kickstart Your Hairdressing Career with Yazz Hair Leeds’ Training Academy! Have you recently begun a brand new school year or college course? Perhaps you’re either a) dreading what’s to come over the next few months? Or, b) you’re just not enjoying it? If any of the above is the case, why not enquire about our hair Leeds training academy here at Yazz? After all, kick-starting a career in hairdresser could well lead to you travelling around the world, cutting celebrities’ hair and living the hair-styling high life. Well, you’ve got to start somewhere – so why not start here?! We’re betting the above sounds more than a little bit appealing? Well, the great news is we’re currently recruiting for hairdressing apprenticeships in our hair Leeds training salon for 2016. We’re looking for keen students – aged 16 to 18 – who want to set foot on the road to hairdressing success. Could you be amongst our new intake? Giving you the chance to earn money while working in a salon (and gaining a qualification while you’re at it!), our dedicated Yazz Hair Leeds Academy will see attend our salon four days a week, with a day at college too. We … Continue reading

Beginners Barbering Course

Student learning Barbering Skills with Yazz Academy Begining Barbering Course

This week marked the end of another successful Beginners Barbering Course at Yazz Academy in Yeadon, Leeds. Her are a few pictures of proud students receiving their certificates and work in progress during the course. We are so proud of our two new trainees Jade and Jack, pictured above who are joining Yazz Academy in September 2016 on an NVQ Level 2 Apprenticeship Course. Melanie Perkins, Course Educator said: I have really enjoyed teaching these students the basics of men’s barbering and would like to congratulate them all on passing this short course. Some of these students have never cut hair before and hopefully will continue to practise the skills they have learnt and develop into great Barbers in the future. Here are some reviews from delegates who have recently passed the 5 week beginners course in Barbering. If you would like to know more about our courses please ring 07961 226411 or email yazzhair@live.co.uk Excellent course. Learnt a lot. Thank you :)Feel alot more confident in Men’s Barbering and feel I could do it on my own now. – Eleanor Scott I really enjoyed the course – Mel was great. She really made me feel confident and feel as … Continue reading

Special Retail Training Day at Yazz Academy Leeds

Yazz Academy Retail Training with Emil Caretaker

Special Retail Training Day at Yazz Academy Leeds Training is always key for Leeds based, Hair Salon Yazz Number One Hair Studio and Yazz Hairdressing Academy. The Team attended a one day training course by Emil Caretaker, about retailing in the 21st Century and understanding the importance of Social Media in the workplace, ending the course with a question and answer session. An amazing team building day for the Yazz Team.