Retro Barber Academy provides the best possible training for Barbers ,Hairdressers & Trainees at all levels of training from beginner up to advanced in the Mid West.
We will call to your hair Salon , Barber Shop or College. This 1 day Classic barbering course is designed to help build barbering confidence, covering key areas in barbering and focusing on modern and traditional techniques.
Benefits of the Course
• Small group sizes
• You’ll be taught in a your own premises
• Professional barber finish on your gents cuts
• Learn traditional barber techniques
We can tailor any training day to the needs of you and your staff.
Monday Evenings 6 to 8pm (1 Places left )
Introduction to Barbering this course. This course is suitable for beginners Hairdressers or for those with limited experience in barbering. You will learn the foundations of cutting men's hair from basic sectioning and clipper work .
Assessing Head Shape
Introduction to Scissors Work
Styling Men's Hair
Scissors over Comb
Outlines & Tapers
Launched in 2013 this is the only accredited barber course in the mid west. Students will be assessed on 4 separate modules and will be expected to produce a portfolio of their work. This course is 1 evening a week for 12 weeks and is ideal for students who wish to pursue a career in barbering If you are a qualified hairdresser or just out of school this course will give you an internationally recognised qualification in barbering . Many students have gained employment directly after completing Level 1 & Level 2 courses.
For more information and bookings please ring retro on 061 316751, and a member of our team will look after you.
Cutting Facial Hair
Health & Safety
Cutting Mens Hair
This course is suitable for Hairdressers and junior barbers who need more work on the fading skills and also to build confidence with their clipper work
New date coming soon
This course is ideal for hairdressers and barbers that need to work on finishing off their gents haircuts.
Our Fading Masterclass will be full of inspiration and motivation, in the morning session you will see demonstrations from Frank Hackett (Retro Barber Shop & Academy ) . The atmosphere is always laid back and you will be encouraged to ask as many questions as you like. Frank will cover latest trends, and the correct tools you need to be using .
We always aim to make our workshops enjoyable and tailor them to the participants needs.
If your with us for the afternoon session you will work on a model and frank will give you the very best attention and support you throughout the haircut offering advice, tips, tricks and new techniques to really build and hone your expertise.The afternoon session is designed to build clipper confidence and also improve your Fading skills .
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