The Professional Hairstyling Course – Level 2 Qualification


This 5-day Professional Hairstyling Course with VTCT Level 2 Award in the Art of Dressing Hair which will give you the skills you need for Backstage, Photographic and Freelance Hair Work. Learn to create the classic styles that are always in demand as well as the most popular looks for right now. Grow your confidence working with hair and creating the styles your clients will love.

Having basic and confident hair styling skills as a Makeup Artist is essential for any Makeup Artist working freelance in today’s industry.

Clients don’t always want or have the budget to employ a stylist and an artist so being able to offer both skills will give you the edge on your competition.

|| We supply a Hairstyling Tool Kit and Practice Head that you get to keep after your course || We supply Models from all ethnic backgrounds to practice on for relevant sections of the course || Learn from industry experts || Small Class Sizes, so you receive the attention you need || Join our Award-Winning Makeup School based in the heart of London || Create Your Personalised Education & Progression Plan with our team of Student Development Advisors (SDA’s) ||


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5 out of 5 stars (based on 38 reviews)


I had the most amazing experience I was a novice when I started the course. It was very organised, everything explained beforehand and the studio was fantastic, I felt very comfortable. I enjoyed the practical side of the workshop not only did I learn new skills, I had great fun. – Finola –


This course is 5 days in total and can be completed either

Full-Time (2 Weeks)

Week 1 – Monday to Wednesday (3-days)
Week 2 – Monday & Tuesday (2-days)


Part-Time – 5 Days

Saturday’s (5-days)

Check the course enrolment options down below for start dates.

Please note all students are required to complete a prerequisite course before undertaking this course (details provided below).

This course is also available as a 1 to 1 personalised course, with direct 1 to 1 attention with your tutor. Additional fees apply.



1 to 1: This course is also available as a 1 to 1 personalised course, with models provided and direct 1 to 1 attention with your tutor for £2237 GBP (to enrol on this course for a 1 to 1 please use the contact form at the bottom of the page before enrolling).


This course is ideal for makeup artists who want to extend their talent to hairstyling skills, as well as hairdressers looking to develop their styling and hair-up work. You’ll learn to combine products, tools and techniques to create stunning styles with a professional finish.

You’ll start with all the different blow-dry techniques before moving on to up-do’s, curling and plaiting. Finally, we’ll show you some creative looks with fingerwaving and pincurls.

Our industry professionals will guide you through everything you need to know, from different hair types and textures, to product choices and the essentials for building your kit. You’ll leave the course with the confidence to start promoting your services and saying yes to all those hairstyling requests.


→ Classic blow-dry skills for volume, straightening and shine
→ Big bouncy curls for long hair looks
→ Glamorous waves – the tools and dressing techniques you need
→ Hair-up – classic pleats, plaits and chignons for the best event styles
→ Lasting hold – the right products and how to use them
→ Tool control – getting the most from your tongs, wand and straighteners
→ Hair prep – how to section the hair and apply product for the best results
→ Styles that flatter – understanding face shapes, hair texture and suitability
→ Professional work principles including Health and Safety, Hygiene and Client Care
→ Kit info – professional tools and products to get the best results


The Professional Hairstyling Course awards participants with a Seventa Makeup Academy Diploma Certificate + VTCT Level 2 Award in the Art of Dressing Hair Qualification which is fully insurable and allows students to complete Professional Hairstyling on private clients for any occasion.


Professional Hairstyling Kit Included: Students will receive a Professional Hairstyling Kit to use and keep after the course. The kit includes brushes, combs, pins, grips, essential tools and more.


Discounts of 5% are offered on courses when booking additional future courses and a bigger discount of 10% is available when booking 2 or more courses together.

Students are also automatically registered on our Professional Makeup Artist Discount Program for 20% off the Ten Image Professional product range.


After this course students can explore other areas of the industry with our Advanced Makeup Courses such as our Retail Makeup Artist Course, learning the specifics needed to be a successful candidate to work in the Retail Beauty Market. Or extend your skills with our Fashion & Editorial Photographic Makeup Artist Course or our 5-day TV & Film Media Makeup Course. You could even grab a new and unique skill with our Special Effects Makeup Courses, these courses introduce new techniques and advanced looks suitable for the SFX World of Makeup Artistry.



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The dates listed are provided for guidance and are subject to change. You will have the option of choosing and securing suitable course dates once your enrollment application and course fees have been paid.

Please note all course dates are subject to availability and subject to change without notice.

If you can’t find a suitable proposed course date prior to enrolling, let us know using the form below and a member of our team will help you find a suitable date.

Please note: This course requires a minimum of 2 students to be enrolled, or this course may be rescheduled. Alternatively, students have the option to upgrade their course to a 1 to 1 Personalised Course, with direct 1 to 1 attention with your tutor to proceed with the scheduled course dates.


Completing this pre-enrolment questionnaire helps us to advise you which course or courses are best suited to you, and which ones will get you on the path to being a makeup artist in the area of the industry that you are most interested in.

Once we have received and reviewed the details you have provided you will be connected with a Student Development Advisor who will discuss the different options available with you and start creating a Personalised Education & Progression Plan that will be tailored to you and your needs.

The Student Development Advisor will also provide you with more information about what next steps are required to complete your enrolment and secure your place on an upcoming course. Eg. Payments, Finance Applications, etc. This is followed by choosing dates from the course schedules.

We look forward to seeing you in class!


Our cancellation policy applies to all courses. Once paid your course will be confirmed and no refunds can be issued. A change of dates may be requested by you with 4 weeks (Professional Courses) or more notice.

For courses where only a deposit (20% of the course fee) has been paid and you cancel (not change dates), the deposit is forfeited and is non-refundable.

Placement on a course or courses is subject to availability and we have the right to cancel or make changes to course dates without notice.

Most courses (refer to individual course pages) require a minimum of 2 students to be enrolled or the course may be rescheduled. Alternatively, students have the option to upgrade their course to a 1 to 1 Personalised Course (where available), with direct 1 to 1 attention with the tutor to proceed with the scheduled course dates.

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