Those just starting out and experienced hairdressers alike can cement their knowledge though a level two NVQ course with the UK Hair Academy (usually £4,950). The course contains written course work, with participants asked to bring their own hair cutting gear for the practical portions while hair products are provided to use in their training. Flexible learning hours are also available, with students able to select how many training days they attend each week, within a maximum of 12 months, in order to work towards the qualification.
UK Hair Academy provide hairdressing NVQ and refresher courses in Bushey, Hertfordshire. Situated within a working salon, the academy aims to provide practical instruction to trainee stylists and seasoned veterans alike, with one to one intensive training also available on request. Guest instructors are also used to help teach more specialised areas of hairdressing, such as cutting men's hair.