photographic and media make-up course

Course Title

5 Day IMA Diploma in Dressing Hair

Course Dates

26/02/18 - 02/03/18
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23/04/18 - 27/04/18
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18/06/18 - 22/06/18
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30/07/18 - 03/08/18
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1 week (30 hours per week)
Monday to Friday


Cost: £850
Deposit: £170



Our five-day intensive course in hair styling is designed for those who wish to add an extra skill to complement hair and makeup skills for fashion shows, weddings, TV and advertising. This section of the course will be taught by a professional working hair & make-up artist. We’ll teach you how to dress hair in different styles and the techniques used to achieve them.

Please note: Male students are required to supply a female model to work on.

The course covers:

Hygiene and safety
Structure of the hair
Use of equipment
Product training
Plaits – three strand and fish tail
Basic blow drying techniques
Advanced blow drying to create root lift and curl
Roller set and root movement theory
Pin and rag curl sets
Pony tails
Tonging / electrical curling, and different methods
Finishing of hair plus texturing
Twisting and pinning hair
Dressing of long hair – chignon, french plait, classic bun
Back combing/brushing
Correct use of hair pins
Finger waves

*The course does not include cutting or colouring

All products and equipment are supplied


Do you accept overseas student?

Yes we take students from outside of the European Union, An overseas student is someone who lives outside of the EU and requires a visa.

Do you offer student visas?

No we do not offer student visas as our courses are less than six months long. You can undertake a course for up to 30 days in duration with us providing it is part of your visit using a visitor’s visa. You will have to apply independently for this visa from your own country.