Are you schoolaged and do you want to become a barber? Barber School offers the only all-round hairdressing trainings program in the Netherlands. We offer both a lady’s hairdressing program as a men’s hairdressing program. Our highly-educated professionals make you a barber with top class skills.
You start with a base year at Heads Academy. In year 2 you will focus a full year long on the barber techniques. Barber School trains you to become a all-round men’s hair stylist and barber with your own style and unique skills.
Barber School = Quality
At Barber School and Heads Academy quality is key. In our training programs, we work exclusively in small teams no bigger than 8 persons. You will have full attention and professional accompaniment. Our trainers are highly educated and work at the top as barber.
Barber School = Learning by Doing
Our training program focuses on both the theoretical part as the practical part of hairdressing. The lessons exist for a maximum of 2 hours from theory. The remaining time we invest with you in the practical part: demonstrations and working on doll heads, models and clients.
Structure first year: Get started & Heads Academy
- Communication & customer focus
- Hair research & hair care
- Skin, hair & materials
Structure second year: Craftsmanship @ Barber School
In our training programs craftsmanship is fundamental to become an all-round hair stylist. You will learn the basic techniques, from classic cuts to fashion cuts and new & old school.
Module men’s hair dressing
This module focusses on materials, communication, clients and hair products
Module basic cuts men
In this module we teach you the principles of hair cutting based on lines, face shapes and profiles. After this module you master the following techniques:
- Cutting with comb en scissors
- Shaving with comb and trimmer
- Free hand trimmer
- Working with coupe scissors
- Tight contours and finishing
This concluding module focuses on authentic shaving, maintenance of your tools and the use of right care products.
During ‘authentic shaving’ you learn how to achieve the optimal shaving result. In addition to a good shaving technique, the choice of the right blade and its maintenance, the use of the right shaving brush, shaving soap and care products are essential for a good result. You learn how to trim beard and moustache. And how to model to face shape so that personal advice can be given to each client.
Module Fashion Cuts
During this module, we teach you our creative coupes and learn you create your own style.
This is a 2 Years Training program.
Lesson times: 09:30 – 16:00.
Spread over the year you will have a total of 12 weeks holiday.
Internship & Learning
Barber School has agreements with several hair salons.
You will have lessons 4 days a week and work as an intern 1 day a week.
Recognized Learning Company
Barber School and Heads Academy exclusively work with recognized salons. Before the start of the training you will have the opportunity to apply for an internship at one of these salons. Of course you will be paid an internship compensation.
No experience required. Our training program is open for everyone with a strong motivation to become a professional barber / hairdresser.
Minimum age is 16 years, maximum age is 21 years.
You will receive an extended personal Barber kit and professional material kit at the beginning of the training.
We use Barber School materials and Hairlevel Online with your personal login and study materials.
The training will start 27 August 2019. Click here to sign up.
|Materials (Barber kit)||€1.500|
|Study books + E-learning||€415|
Deliveries and services are exempt from VAT. Installment payment is possible.
Tuition and material costs could partly be reported to tax declaration.
Our MBO program Hairdresser Level 3 falls under the Dutch Study Finance law. Click here for tax benefits information.
You can study Amsterdam and Delft.