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5 Day IMA Diploma In Dressing Hair | Central School Of Makeup

5 Day Hair Styling Course - The Central School of Makeup
Course fee | £700 Deposit | £140 Type | Full Time Course Time | 1 Week

This Course is ideal for those who wish to offer hairstyling alongside their make-up artistry. Perfect for Bridal, Fashion, T.V. & Film, client based or for those who are currently hairdressers, yet feel that they need to fill the growing demand for hair-up either for their freelance work or salon environment.

Please note: No previous hair experience is necessary for this course.

Additional Information

You will be invoiced the remaining balance of £560 14 days prior to your course start date.

You may be eligible to spread the cost of this course with  Interest Free Credit please click here for further information.

Please ensure that you read the Terms & Conditions and complete the booking form prior to paying your deposit.

*The course does not include cutting or colouring

The Central School of Make-up is located in the heart of Birmingham’s Creative Quarter. Read more about where we are here.

Course dates and Timetable
Day of week Times Start Finish
Monday - Friday 10.00am - 4.30pm 04/10/21 08/10/21

Hygiene and Safety

Structure of the hair

Use of equipment

Product training

Plaits – Three Strand and Fish Tail (Catwalk looks)


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 Pleat, Classic bun

Back combing/brushing

Correct use of hair pins

Finger Waves (Vintage techniques)Victory Rolls

On completion of this course you will be able to achieve the following:

On- trend Bridal Styles

Hair up for Fashion Shoots/ Catwalk Shows

Prom/Ball/Special Occasion/Red Carpet Hair Styles

Daytime and Evening Blow Dries

*The course does not include cutting or colouring

Career Opportunities

Freelance Bridal

Fashion Shoots/ Catwalk Shows

Prom Hair

Special Occasion Hair up and Dressing

In salon hair up specialist

*You can expect to earn anywhere between £40-£150 per client for hair up services, depending on skills and experience. As a make-up artist, it is advisable to add hair skills to your services, increasing your employability and your earnings.


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Examination Fee

IMA Assessment Book

Comprehensive IMA Course Notes

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