Beginners' Hairdressing Courses

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MHDPro’s beginners’ hairdressing courses are specifically designed for those starting out in hairdressing or for those returning to the industry after a prolonged break, and require a refresher course in modern salon practices. Our online hairdressing courses for beginners cover a range of skills essential for hairdressing trainees and on completion, you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

For employers, this provides the security of knowing that trainees have completed the course and are competent to transfer their new skills to the salon.

Each online beginners’ hairdressing course features five videos presented by respected hairdressing educators, with an accompanying PDF to download and keep. Each tutorial builds on the skills learned in the previous one to help you develop your skills and knowledge until you fully master and understand the concepts and techniques required to pass the course. MHDPro will continue to add more hairdressing courses on a regular basis to provide a comprehensive library of the latest hairstyles, trends and salon practices.

MHDPro’s beginners’ hairdressing courses are specifically designed for those starting out in hairdressing or for those returning to the industry after a prolonged break, and require a refresher course in modern salon practices. Our online hairdressing courses for beginners cover a range of skills essential for hairdressing trainees and on completion, you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

For employers, this provides the security of knowing that trainees have completed the course and are competent to transfer their new skills to the salon.

Each online beginners’ hairdressing course features five videos presented by respected hairdressing educators, with an accompanying PDF to download and keep. Each tutorial builds on the skills learned in the previous one to help you develop your skills and knowledge until you fully master and understand the concepts and techniques required to pass the course. MHDPro will continue to add more hairdressing courses on a regular basis to provide a comprehensive library of the latest hairstyles, trends and salon practices.

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The Back Bar Basics

 5 videos |  1 hour 4 minutes
Level:Beginner

In the Back Bar Basics collection, you will learn about shampoo and treatments for the hair and scalp, as well as aftercare and removal services. The course also includes a useful introduction to supplemental salon services using electronic gyratory massage and audio sonic machines. This hairdressing beginners’ course introduces you to the skills required to begin your hairdressing career or to refresh your skills if returning to work. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Long & Luscious

 5 videos |  1 hour 32 minutes
Level:Beginner

In the Long and Luscious collection, you will learn a variety of blow dry techniques to accommodate various hair types, styles and occasions. This beginners’ collection introduces you to the skills required to begin your hairdressing career or to refresh your skills if returning to work. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Mid-length & Layered Blow Drying

 5 videos |  1 hour 25 minutes
Level:Beginner

In this beginners’ hairdressing course, you will learn about consultation for dressing services as well as a variety of blow drying techniques taking into consideration control of direction, tension, heat control, brush choice and cooling; as well as options for a bespoke finish such as root lift and beveling. This collection introduces you to the skills required to begin your hairdressing career or to refresh your skills if returning to work. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

All the Tricks

 5 videos |  51 minutes
Level:Beginner

This hair styling course teaches you how to create a variety of quick essential session techniques featuring tricks with irons and tongs to broaden your editorial hairdressing skills. This beginners’ course is the perfect introduction to dressing hair and provides a range of techniques on which to build your confidence and skills. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Curls, Curls, Curls

 5 videos |  1 hour 50 minutes
Level:Beginner

In the Curls, Curls, Curls collection you will learn how to create a variety of hairstyles featuring curls, using a variety of methods. The online hairdressing course covers advice on direction, placement, product use, equipment and brush out techniques. This beginners’ hairdressing course introduces you to foundation skills required when starting a hairdressing career or to refresh your skills if returning to work. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Build Your Skills: Classic Hair Up

 5 videos |  1 hour 41 minutes
Level:Beginner

This is an essential course for hairdressers looking to learn practical styling techniques upon which they can build their skills and progress their career. Whether you wish to learn hair for photo shoots, catwalk or runway shows or need a fundamental course for bridal up-dos, the hairstyles in this course provide a perfect start point. The course begins with three fundamental techniques from former Vidal Sassoon Creative Director Callam Warrignton, before Australian masters Vic Picolotto and Sharon Blain build on those skills with more advanced hair up techniques. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Build Your Skills: Lines & Layers

 5 videos |  2 hours 52 minutes
Level:Beginner

Using a training head, this hairdressing course takes you through the fundamentals of cutting hair and is perfect for assistants those beginning their apprenticeships in hairdressing. Each lesson progresses and builds your skills, while teaching perfect technique to give you a perfect foundation for your hairdressing career as well as haircuts you can use every day in the salon. Stacey Broughton is the former Senior Art Director of Vidal Sassoon and is widely recognized as one of the greatest hair cutters working today. Tracey Hughes has won Australian Educator of the Year four times, and the Excellence in Education award four times. She also counts Australian Hairdressing awards for Hairdresser of the Year, Colourist of the Year, Salon of the Year and the Honoree Australian Masters. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Build Your Skills: Layering & Graduation

 5 videos |  3 hours 21 minutes
Level:Beginner

Stacey Broughton teaches a basic hairdressing course on a hairdressing training head covering two fundamental techniques that all hairdressers must master – layering and graduation. Layers gives the illusion of length and volume, while graduation adds bulk and weight to the hair. These two techniques are at the heart of every haircut and Stacey clearly explains how and when they should be used, with each lesson building on the previous to give you full understanding. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.