New Short Course Places for Yazz Academy

Yazz Academy Barbering Courses

Looking to improve your hairdressing skills? If you are then you will be interested in the new course dates for two popular hairdressing courses from Yazz Academy. We have both the Ladies Short Hairdressers Course and the Short Barbering Course starting soon. Places for these courses are limited, so if you are interested, Book Now! Ladies Short Hairdressers Course Duration: 10 weeks Scheduled start:  April 2018 Day: Mondays 10am – 4pm Short Barbering Course Duration: 5 weeks Scheduled start: Monday 5 March 2018 Day: Mondays 6pm – 9pm Cost: £200 Location Yazz Hairdressing Academy, Haworth Lane, Yeadon Call 07961226411 or email yazzhair@live.co.uk

Alice heads to London to show at Inspirational Youth

Alice Petty, Yazz Senoir Stylist

A CUT ABOVE…………..AT CAFE DE PARIS, LONDON We are very proud and excited for young Senior Stylist, Alice Petty, who is based at Leeds Salon, Yazz Number One Hair Studio in Rawdon. Alice since joining the team has undergone training at Leeds based, Yazz Hairdressing Academy in Yeadon. This year Alice has been lucky enough along with stylists from hair salons nationwide to form the Tigi Inspirational Youth Team 2017. Alice has undergone rigorous training by the Tigi Educational Team in London attending a boot camp, model casting, photoshoot, and much more. Its now time to put all that she has learnt into practice. Next week Alice and the other Tigi Inspirational Team members will be prepping, priming and presenting their models hair live on stage at the famous Cafe de Paris in London in front of an audience consisting of special guests, work colleagues, friends and family. Members of Leeds based, Yazz Number One Hair Studio will of course be attending to support Alice all the way! We are all wishing Alice Petty, Senior Stylist at Yazz Hair Rawdon all the best for next week when she will be presenting her skills on stage with the other members of … Continue reading

Alice Goes To TIGI Inspirational Youth

Alice at Tigi Inspirational Youth 2017 Boot Camp

After months of anticipation Alice finally got to the TIGI Inspirational Youth 2017 Boot Camp. Alice won a place on the TIGI Inspirational Youth program in June. And now the day has come to join 9 other promising hairdressers from around the country in London for the five day boot camp. Their Bootcamp includes classic and advanced cut and colouring, session styling training, future fashion forecasting, presentation skills and the highlight of the week, a model casting and photo shoot. Shot at Bed Head Studio by TIGI in-house photographer, Alex Barron-Hough, the models will be styled by TIGI fashion stylist, JIV D. The photographic collection will then be sent to UK trade magazines and be shared on social media. Following the TIGI Inspirational Youth Bootcamp, the Team will participate in an exclusive show in November at London’s Café de Paris on Monday 13th November. .

FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS……..

A fabulous opportunity for Year 10 students attending Horsforth School to visit various organisations and find out about different careers. Carolyn Jacobs, Academy Recruitment and two of our young Apprentices Jack Halloran and Maizie Carlton were representing the Academy and available to answer questions and take details of interested students who are thinking about following a Career in Hairdressing once they leave school. Students were also able to enjoy having their hair curled too…….Not bad for a Thursday morning! For more information on Apprenticeships please call 07961 226411 or email yazzhair@live.co.uk

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.

Yazz Hairdressing Academy Open Day May 2017

Yazz Hairdressing Academy Yeadon, Leeds, Open Day 23 May 2017

Looking to enter the exiting world of Hairstyling? Then Yazz Hairdressing Academy, one of the top styling academies in the country, are holding an open day for enthusiastic school leavers that want to learn real world skills in the fashion and beauty industry, and get paid to do so at the same time! For more details on the Open Day or about our world class hair salon training please ring Carolyn on 07961 226411

Our Barbering Course is In Full Swing!

Psst! Did you know that we teach hair styling and cutting skills via our Yazz Training Academy? Well, our latest barbering course is now in full swing – and our new students are more than ready for the challenge of the next few weeks. The Advanced Barbering course costs £200 and started on Monday, February 20. Taking place over five weeks – from 6pm to 9pm each Monday night – the course will teach those students who want to take cutting men’s hair to the next level. It’s been designed for creative people who want to learn the necessary practical and theoretical skills to either work in a barber’s shop or go self-employed. And who better to teach the course than our Yazz Hair Leeds stylists? Here are just some of the skills our students will learn along the way: Angles How to interpret clients’ wishes Graduating How to provide a good cut based on the density and thickness of the hair Natural growth patterns of the hair How to use razors, combs and electric clippers Tapering Square and rounded necklines Intrigued? Keep an eye on the Yazz Hair Leeds website for details of more courses just like this one. … Continue reading

Your Yazz Year

Emil McMahon aka mrhaircare recently spent the day with the entire Yazz Hair team at the launch of a year-long programme of development and training. The topics covered in the days session included: How to develop core skills to maintain the high levels of hairdressing. Customer service offered at the three Yazz Salons. Information on how to develop awareness of the Yazz brand and building client loyalty through the use of social media and communication. It was an action packed day with lots of interaction that set the scene for a productive and energising year of activities all designed to help everyone achieve their goals this year. The aims and objectives of the training plan have been set and the team left the day energised and focussed. A truly inspirational day for everyone!

Hairdressing Academy Recruiting 16 – 18 years olds for exciting career

Training for Hair Salon Jobs at Yazz Academy, Yeadon, North Leeds

We are Currently Recruiting for Hairdressing Apprenticeships for 2017 (ages 16 – 18 years) Your Career Starts Here… Are you creative, friendly and hard working? Enjoy talking and getting to know people? Do you like fashion and beauty? If so, a hairdressing apprenticeship could be for you! Hairdressing apprenticeships give you the opportunity to earn money while working in a salon and gaining a qualification at the same time. You’ll be in the salon four days a week and at college for a day too. Our NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Hairdressing courses enable you to become fully qualified, giving you a great foundation for your career in hairdressing. Yazz Hair Academy Leeds is an industry-accredited training academy that provides a passport to jobs worldwide. You can look forward to working under expert tuition and in the company of like-minded students. The course is taught by dedicated NVQ educators and accredited to the highest levels by City and Guilds and VTCT. Lessons include theory work, demonstrations, projects and hands-on workshops, so you’ll graduate with the right blend of practical skills, theory and qualifications.

Yazz Stylist Rosie Binns at TIGI Inspirational Youth 2010

The TIGI Inspirational Youth training program is an intensive 6 month training program run by TIGI. There are only a limited number of places each year and competition to be awarded a place is intense. In 2010 Yazz stylist Rosie Binns won a place on the training program. This is the TIGI video from that year. If you are 16 to 18 and you are exited about a career in hair styling, visit our Yazz Academy page. Based in Yeadon, North Leeds, the Yazz Hairdressing academy provides a limited number of places for training the next generation of stylists. If you have that burning desire, we have the training to make you the very best you can be.