Training Academy

About Our Academy

Based at our South Clerk Street Salon, Paterson SA Academy provides private courses in an interactive learning environment with hands-on workshops, theory and demonstrations. With constant personal monitoring and guidance we will ensure you reach your learning goals – with course structures beneficial to everyone within the hairdressing industry who would like to increase their skills, to anyone who has been away from the industry and would like to come back to it, and to everyone who would like to pursue a successful career in hairdressing.

SVQ Level 2 Hairdressing

Through a structured system of demonstrations, live model work and interactive theory sessions, the education team of Paterson SA will guide you to completion of an SVQ level 2 in Hairdressing.

SVQ Level 2 Course Content:

Health and Safety in the Salon Environment
Client consultation
Shampooing, conditioning and treatments
Setting hair
Blow-drying techniques
Cutting techniques
Colouring techniques
Reception skills
Dressing hair
Working as part of a salon team
Please contact [email protected] for curriculum and further details.

SVQ Level 3 Hairdressing

Following on from completion of SVQ level 2, this advanced course will develop the skills learnt, and give the candidate the confidence to grow as a stylist. Using a structured combination of demonstations, practical model sessions and interactive theory seminars, the education team at Paterson SA will guide you through to completion of an SVQ level 3 in hairdressing.

Course Content:

Enhanced creative hairdressing techniques
Style and dressing hair creatively
Colour correction
Advanced colour techniques
Advanced cutting techniques
Salon coordination
Planning and implementing promotional activities
Photoshoot organisation
For further information please contact [email protected]