Hairdressing courses

Training courses for Hair Designers, Towcester


At ZIGZAG Training Academy we offer a comprehensive range of hairdressing workshops and courses including:

The Art Of Hairdressing:  This is a unique opportunity for those wishing to learn hairdressing but do not want to give up their job. The course covers all aspects of Ladies’ hairdressing. It is also a great opportunity for industry returns to bring their skills up to date.

Insight:  This hairdressing course is ideal for anyone wanting an insight into hairdressing or for stylists returning to the industry after a break.  It is a 13 week course (1 day per week) plus three other course dates of your choice.  £1695 including VAT. 

Foundation:  A more comprehensive course than Insight this Foundation hairdressing course is aimed at beginners who want to learn hairdressing skills so that they can become a hair designer.  This is a 26 week course (1 day per week) plus five other course dates of your choice.   £2995 including VAT.

Expert Hair Designer:  Once you have mastered the basic hairdressing skills you can move onto this more detailed course.  You will be trained in complex and detailed hair styling techniques to help you to operate as a fully rounded hair designer.  This is a 45 week course (1 day per week) plus ten other course dates of your choice.   £4995 including VAT.

Hairdressing equipment can be supplied to support individuals on these courses at a cost of £250 including VAT.

Introduction to Colour:  This is a theory course giving detailed information on the art of hair colouring.  It is ideal for hairdressing assistants, recently qualified hair designers and industry returners.  This is a one day course.  Dates to be confirmed.  £110 including VAT.

Advanced Colour Solutions:  If you are looking for extremely in-depth theory and knowledge of hair colour, including colour correction, they try our one day Advanced Colour Solutions course.  Dates to be confirmed.  £110 including VAT.

Creative Day:  We will be giving demonstrations and offering hands-on experience as we teach you the latest inspirational hair cutting and colouring techniques and how to create the latest hair trends.  This is a one day course.  Course dates to be confirmed.  £135 including VAT

Creative Perming:  A one day theory and practical workshop in advanced perming techniques and problem solving ideal for hair designers and industry returners.  Course dates to be confirmed.  £110 including VAT.

Long Hair:  Look no further than our one day course on Long Hair for inspiration in the art of dressing long hair. This is best suited to hair designers who already have some experience of putting hair up. Dates to be confirmed. £110 including VAT.

Classic Men:  This one day demonstration and practical workshop shows you the latest hair cutting techniques and focuses on classic clipper work for men’s hair. Dates to be confirmed. £110 including VAT.

Funky Men:  With so many great new hair ideas for men’s hair we offer this one day course which will give you some inspirational cutting and colouring techniques to help you develop the hair needs of your male clientele. Dates to be confirmed. £135 including VAT.

Classic Colouring & Cutting:  This one day course will give you renewed confidence to create the classic hair cuts and colours.  This course is suited to hair designers and ready to qualify or newly qualified hair designers. Dates to be confirmed. £135 including VAT.

Refresher:  Bring your hairdressing skills up to date.  Tell us which areas you want to focus on and let us get you up to date.  This is a flexible course in content and duration as it will be tailored to your needs. Dates to be confirmed.  Price on Application (dependent on your needs).

The Business Edge:  Get the edge in business with this workshop which will help you learn how to accelerate your business and personal growth.  You will learn about client development, staffing, profitability, retailing and time management. Dates to be confirmed.  

If you are interested in any of our courses please call 08444 457 617 (Option 2) or email [email protected].  Our training academy is based at 40-42 High Street, Newport Pagnell. MK16 8AO.