COBRA HAIR ACADEMY - THE UK'S PREMIER HAIR EDUCATION CENTRE
 
 
COBRA 5 DAY PROFESSIONAL FAST TRACK COURSES
 
 
Our highly commended expert professional accredited fast track courses are the ideal start for candidates of all ages, experience levels and backgrounds, whether you hold previous hairdressing knowledge, are a complete novice and beginner to the industry or an existing / potential salon or mobile business owner.
 
When you come to COBRA you are choosing us because you want the highest quality fast track course available for beginners and wish an exclusive opportunity to learn from a selection of the very best leading high profile professional industry experts!
 
COBRA fast tracks are professionally accredited and designed to provide full comprehensive training in the key areas of ladies hairdressing and barbering.
 
Our courses are perfect if you fall into any of the following categories:
 
  • a beginner wishing to start the first steps towards building an exciting career within the hairdressing and barbering industry
 
  • an existing stylist, hairdressing apprentice or previous hairdressing student wishing to refresh, update and retrain on existing skills held either past or present
 
  • a hair extensionist whom wishes to capitalise upon and offer a full service to all their clients, learning to professionally cut and colour their extensions to a high standard
 
  • a beauty therapist whom wishes to capitalise upon and offer their clients a high quality hairdressing service in addition to their existing beauty services
 
  • a beginner whom wishes to open a successful hairdressing salon or barber shop and requires core skills fast
 
  • a beginner wishing to set up and run their own profitable mobile hairdressing business
 
  • an existing salon / barbershop owner or manager whom holds a business role, yet holds no actual hairdressing or barbering experience and wishes to gain key practical skills in order to utilise a 'hands on' approach in the business to cover staff sickness or assist during peak trading periods
 
All professional techniques taught are exclusive to the highly successful COBRA international education programme, with all students learning the professional COBRA 4 Phase method of learning. 
 
Invaluable insider industry advice and the very latest contemporary trend and technical techniques are shared by our highly acclaimed professional team of world class professional hair educators offering you a backstage pass to the beginning of an exciting new career in just 5 days!
 
Intensive, enjoyable and highly educational, our fast track programmes are guaranteed to ignite your passion for the industry and allow you to learn in a professional bespoke training environment and small personalised group of strictly no more than six students per educator.
 
Each student is allocated their own personal hairdressing work station on arrival along with a selection of professional hairdressing equipment, allowing each student to successfully complete their course without the added expense of having to purchase equipment prior to enrollment. Light refreshments are also provided complimentary throughout the week.
 
All students will receive personal guidance, confidence building and mentoring from your elite COBRA instructor  whom will utilise the exclusive COBRA 4 Phase learning techniques to ensure you fully absorb and achieve your maximum potential throughout the week.
 
We offer a professional targeted programme of learning to all our students, whereby our graduates can develop their career and enhance their professional skill level over an approved period of time with our exclusively designed Intermediate and Advanced courses.
 
 
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN YOUR COBRA FAST TRACK COURSES
 
*PROFESSIONAL ADVICE AND TEACHING FROM TOP INDUSTRY RENOWNED EXPERTS IN HAIRDRESSING AND BARBERING
 
*MAXIMUM HOURS OF TUITION PROVIDED MORE THAN ANY OTHER FAST TRACK PROVIDER
 
*TUTOR STEP BY STEP GUIDED BARBERING / CUTTING / COLOUR DEMONSTRATIONS ON LIVE MODELS
 
*IN DEPTH STUDENT HANDS ON GUIDED WORKSHOP SESSIONS
 
*CLASSES OF NO MORE THAN 5 STUDENTS PER GROUP
 
*PROFESSIONAL TRADE TEST ON LAST DAY OF COURSE PRIOR TO GRADUATION
 
*LIVE HAIR MODEL(S) PROVIDED BY THE COBRA EDUCATIONAL TEAM 
 
*HIGH QUALITY REAL HUMAN HAIR MANNEQUIN
 
*COMPLIMENTARY REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES 
 
*AN EXCELLENT PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION ENVIRONMENT INCLUDING YOUR OWN PERSONAL WORK STATION FOR THE COURSE DURATION
 
*FULL SET OF PROFESSIONAL HAIRDRESSING / BARBERING EQUIPMENT FOR SOLE PERSONAL USE THROUGHOUT THE DURATION OF THE COURSE
 
*PRESTIGIOUS COBRA HAIR ACADEMY DIPLOMA OF BARBERING / HAIRDRESSING EXCELLENCE UPON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF COURSE
 
Please find to follow a fully comprehensive list of our Professional Fast Track courses and curriculum's.
 
All courses run 5 Days 10am - 6pm daily.
 
 
SEE WHAT YOU CAN ACHIEVE IN JUST 5 DAYS AT COBRA HAIR ACADEMY!!
 
 
 
 
5 DAY LADIES CONTEMPORARY CUTTING COURSE £1500
 
 
***SPRING SPECIAL OFFER***

ALL SEATS IN MAY & JUNE

NOW £995!!

SAVE £505!!

 
The very best start to an enjoyable hairdressing career, our highly popular 5 Day Ladies Contemporary Cutting Fast Track will ensure you hold professional graduate skills in all the key fundamental areas of Ladies Hair Cutting.
 
Exclusive to COBRA our intensive 5 Day Ladies Cutting  course taught by our expert COBRA Professional team of highly trained tutors will ensure you gain the very best start to your new career, learning from a selection of the best hairdressing professionals available within the industry.
 
 
Our professional expert team are renowned in the industry as consummate professionals with all tutors holding a recognised background most importantly in hairdressing education the key men and women behind the creations of the leading hair cutting and styling trends as seen internationally upon catwalk models and celebrities, in addition to working backstage for key fashion designers and leading fashion magazine editorials.
 
A fully comprehensive syllabus ensures that all our students hold a superb well rounded knowledge of all the key fashion forward and classic ladies cutting skills, along with health & safety and client consultation skills. 
 
Students will be hands on from their very first day, experiencing our expert educational programme of study taught utilising the COBRA4Phase method.
 
All students receive an exciting mix of lectures delivered by their tutor, detailed professional cutting demonstrations on live models, hands on guided practical student work sessions on both high quality professional real hair mannequins and live models.
 
On the final day of the course all students will undertake their final trade test examination, providing all our students with a highly valuable experience that will not only prepare them professionally but build confidence for the trade.
 
On successful completion of this course all students will receive our prestigious COBRA Hair Academy Diploma of Hairdressing Excellence, which fully certifies your attendance at our school and excellence in Ladies Contemporary Haircutting.
 
*except advanced creative techniques
 
Course Curriculum
 
1. Introduction to the World of Hairdressing
2. Hair and Scalp Analysis
3. Anatomy and physiology of Bone Structure Analysis Including Face and Head
4. Successful Consultation Skills and Client Care
5. Salon Professionalism
6. Health and Safety
7. Product Knowledge
8. Shampooing the COBRA Professional method
9. Professional Scalp Massage
10. Professional Conditioning Treatment Application
11. Equipment Knowledge
13. How to hold a pair of professional hairdressing scissors
14. Introduction to the COBRA Professional method of ladies cutting
15. Understanding of the Use of One Length, Graduation and Layering Techniques**
16. Learn how to combine all the techniques to create absolutely any haircut your client requires*
17. Learn how to create dimension and geometry within the haircut
18. Understanding the correct hand and body position when cutting and blow drying
19. Blow drying the COBRA Professional method
20. Styling and Finishing Hair the COBRA Professional method
21. Refining the haircut - how to give your completed haircut the COBRA Professional touch!
 
**All Precision Haircutting Techniques Taught the Exclusive COBRA Professional Method
 
1. One Length, both long styles and bob
2. Graduation, both long styles and short
3. Layering, both long styles and short
4. All Texturising Techniques, including point cutting, twist cutting and slicing
 

SPRING SEMESTER COURSE DATES 2014



19TH - 23RD MAY  - 5 DAY LADIES CUTTING

**SEATS AVAILABLE AT £995** 


20TH - 24TH JUNE - 5 DAY LADIES CUTTING

**SEATS AVAILABLE AT £995** 



SEE WHAT YOU CAN ACHIEVE IN JUST 5 DAYS AT COBRA HAIR ACADEMY!!
 
 
 
 
5 DAY ACCREDITED MEN'S BARBERING COURSE £1500

WE ARE THE ONLY UK PROFESSIONAL PROVIDER OF FULLY ACCREDITED 
FAST TRACK DIPLOMA BARBERING & WET SHAVING COURSES 
TAUGHT BY RECOGNISED BARBERING INDUSTRY EXPERTS
 
 
***SPRING SPECIAL OFFER***


24TH - 28TH APRIL

10TH - 14TH MAY

26TH - 30TH MAY

NOW £995!!!

SAVE £505!!



2 DAY ACCREDITED LUXURY WET SHAVING

13TH - 14TH APRIL

29TH - 30TH APRIL

15TH - 16TH MAY

31ST MAY - 1ST JUNE

NOW £495!!!



For more information upon our Fully Accredited Professional Luxury 
2 Day Wet Shaving Courses please click here

  
The very best start to an enjoyable barbering career, our highly popular Fully Accredited 5 Day Men's Contemporary Barbering Fast Track will ensure you hold professional skills in the key fundamental areas of Men's Professional Barbering.
 
Our intensive 5 Day Men's Barbering course taught exclusively by our expert COBRA Professional team of highly trained tutors will ensure you gain the very best start to your new career, learning from a selection of the very best and highly respected barbering professionals available within the industry.
 
By studying at COBRA you receive the very highest quality technical and expert barbering tuition proving a superb foundation to any successful entry level professional barbering career.
 
Our courses are a must for anyone who wishes to aim high and offer the very best elite barbering services to their clients, whether working within a barber shop or wishing to manage your very own barber shop business.
 
Our outstanding student testimonials prove we are a leading world class academy of barbering excellence and the ideal choice for true aspiring barbering professionals!
 
Our expert team of leading barbering professionals
present a fully comprehensive action packed curriculum, ensuring that all our students hold a comprehensive knowledge of key traditional and modern barbering skills, inclusive of clipper work, (with and without guards), blending, fades, trimmer use, scissor over comb and professional men's hair cutting techniques.
 
This course is ideal for complete beginners new to the industry with no previous hairdressing experience through to those that wish to boost their confidence and skill by refreshing or retraining in men's professional barbering.
 
All students will be hands on from their very first day, experiencing our expert educational programme of study taught utilising the COBRA4Phase method.
 
All students receive an exciting mix of theory lectures delivered by their tutor, step by step professional barbering demonstrations given by their tutor on live models, hands on guided practical student work sessions on both high quality professional real hair mannequins and live models.
 
On the final day of the course all students will undertake their final trade test examination, providing all our students with a highly valuable experience that will not only prepare them professionally but build confidence for the trade.
 
On successful completion of this course all students will receive our prestigious COBRA Hair Academy Diploma of Barbering Excellence, which fully certifies your attendance at our school and distinction in Men's Contemporary Barbering.
 
**except advanced creative techniques
 
Course Curriculum
 
1. Introduction to the world of professional barbering
2. The history of barbering
3. Hair and scalp analysis
4. Anatomy and physiology of bone structure analysis including face and head.
5. Successful consultation skills and client care
6. Salon professionalism
7. Health and safety
8. Product knowledge
9. Shampooing the COBRA professional method
10.Professional scalp massage the COBRA professional method
11.The understanding of thinning, balding and receding hair
12.Equipment knowledge including health and safety
13. Maintenance, cleaning and disinfecting of barbering tools.
14. How to hold a pair of professional haircutting scissors
15. Introduction to the COBRA professional method of cutting including use of professional hairdressing scissors and in depth cutting theory**
16. Introduction to the COBRA professional method of professional barbering techniques including the in depth understanding of blending and the use of clippers and trimmers***
17. Learn how to combine all the techniques to create any haircut your client requires*
18. Learn how to create dimension and geometry within the haircut
19. Understanding the correct hand and body position when cutting
20. Styling and finishing the COBRA professional method
21. Refining and finishing skills the COBRA professional method skills
22. Facial hair trimming techniques the COBRA professional method, including beard and eyebrows (not wet shaves)
 
**All precision haircutting techniques taught the Cobra Professional Method :
 
1. One length
2. Graduation, both long styles and short
3. Layering, both long styles and short
4. All Texturising techniques including point cutting, twist cutting and slicing
 
***All exclusive precision Barbering Techniques taught the Cobra Professional Method:
 
1. Use of Clippers With or Without Guards
2. Clipper over Comb
3. Blending / Fades / Edging
4. Scissor Over Comb
5. Use of Professional Trimmers
6. How To Work With A Side Parting
7.All texturising techniques, including point cutting and slicing
 

SPRING SEMESTER COURSE DATES 2014



2 DAY INTENSIVE WET SHAVING 
13TH - 14TH APRIL

 **LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £495**



24TH - 28TH APRIL - 5 DAY BARBERING**

**LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £995** 



2 DAY INTENSIVE WET SHAVING** 
29TH - 30TH APRIL

 **SEATS AVAILABLE £495**



10TH - 14TH MAY - 5 DAY BARBERING**

**LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £995** 



2 DAY INTENSIVE WET SHAVING** 
15TH - 16TH MAY

 **LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £495**


26TH - 30TH MAY - 5 DAY BARBERING

**SEATS AVAILABLE £995** 



2 DAY INTENSIVE WET SHAVING 
31ST MAY - 1ST JUNE

 **LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £495**



11TH - 15TH JUNE - 5 DAY BARBERING**

**LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £995** 



2 DAY INTENSIVE WET SHAVING** 
16TH - 17TH JUNE

 **SEATS AVAILABLE £495**



27TH JUNE - 1ST JULY - 5 DAY BARBERING**

**LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £995** 



2 DAY INTENSIVE WET SHAVING** 
2ND - 3RD JULY

 **LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE £495**




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*LOOKING TO ADD PROFESSIONAL WET SHAVING SKILLS TO YOUR TRAINING?
 
ENROLL AT OUR ELITE SPECIALIST WET SHAVING 
ACADEMY
 
 
WE ARE THE UK'S LEADING EXPERT TRAINING PROVIDER 
 
 OF PROFESSIONALLY ACCREDITED 2 DAY LUXURY WET SHAVE TRAINING WITH
 
WORLD CLASS INDUSTRY RECOGNISED TRAINERS
 
 SEE OUR ACADEMY DIRECTOR OF SHAVEMASTER SID SOTTUNG AS FEATURED ON INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED HAIRDRESSING & BARBERING EDUCATION WEBSITE:
 
 
A TRUE MASTER OF HIS CRAFT SID SOTTUNG BRINGS HIS EXPERT WET SHAVING TIPS AND SECRETS EXCLUSIVELY TO THE SHAVEMASTER PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME PROVIDING YOU WITH UNBEATABLE EXPERT TRAINING
 
LEARN FROM THE VERY BEST HERE AT SHAVEMASTER!!
 
2 DAY ACCREDITED LUXURY WET SHAVING COURSES £495 
 
EXPERT PROFESSIONAL ACCREDITED TRAINING TAUGHT EXCLUSIVELY BY OUR TEAM OF THE WORLD'S VERY BEST MALE GROOMING EXPERTS
 
2 DAYS FULLY SUPERVISED IN DEPTH TRAINING ON LIVE MODELS
 
WE STRICTLY DO NOT TEACH 1 DAY SHAVING COURSES AS WE ARE KNOWN FOR PROVIDING OUR STUDENTS WITH AS MUCH HANDS ON TRAINING AND CONFIDENCE AS POSSIBLE
 
 WE PRODUCE THE VERY HIGHEST QUALITY GRADUATES WITH OUR IN DEPTH 2 DAY PROGRAMME OF HANDS ON PRACTICAL TRAINING ON LIVE MODELS AND GUIDANCE FROM INDUSTRY RECOGNISED SHAVING EXPERTS
 
YOU WILL BE SHAVING CLIENTS OVER TWO DAYS GIVING YOU EXTRA CONFIDENCE AND THE CHANCE TO EXCLUSIVELY LEARN FROM SID SOTTUNG - THE INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED CELEBRITY MALE GROOMING EXPERT
 
SHAVEMASTER
 
10AM - 6PM
 
2 DAYS = 13 HOURS TRAINING
 
VERSUS
 
A STANDARD 1 DAY SHAVE COURSE
 
10AM - 4PM
 
1 DAY = 4.5 - 5 HOURS TRAINING
 
 
 
SHAVEMASTER
 
PROVIDES 3 TIMES MORE HANDS ON TRAINING, MAXIMUM HOURS, MAXIMUM CONFIDENCE AND SKILL WITH MORE LIVE MODEL SHAVES TAUGHT BY A FAMOUS CELEBRITY WET SHAVING EXPERT
 
WHY GO ELSEWHERE?
 
TRAIN WITH THE VERY BEST!!
 
 LEARN FROM OUR SHAVEMASTER DIRECTOR 
SID SOTTUNG 
AS NOMINATED FOR 'BEST BARBER', 'BEST COLLEGE LECTURER' AND 'MEN'S STYLIST OF THE YEAR' AT THE PRESTIGIOUS
 
 'BRITAIN'S BEST AWARDS'

 
 
'THE ENGLISH HAIR & BEAUTY AWARDS'
 

 
FULLY INSURABLE & ACCREDITED LUXURY WET SHAVING COURSES, ENROL TODAY!!
 
THE NO.1 TRAINING CHOICE FOR
BARBERS, HAIR AND BEAUTY PROFESSIONALS THROUGHOUT THE UK LOOKING TO GAIN PROFESSIONAL
HIGH QUALITY LUXURY WET SHAVING SKILLS

 
CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS OF OUR 
SHAVEMASTER COURSES
 
 
SEE WHAT YOU CAN ACHIEVE IN JUST 5 DAYS AT COBRA HAIR ACADEMY!!
 
 
 
 
5 DAY CONTEMPORARY COLOURING COURSE £1750

ALL SEATS IN MAY 
 
NOW £1200!!
 
SAVE £550!! 

 
Exclusive to COBRA our intensive 5 day course taught by our expert COBRA Professional team of highly trained technicians will provide expert tuition in the key fundamental areas of Ladies and Men's Colouring. 
 
Our leading industry expert colour technicians will ensure you gain a comprehensive knowledge of the key colouring techniques used in modern colour technician work, from colour theory & formulation, health & safety, introductory colour correction, highlights and lowlights, tints, grey coverage and re-growth, bleach & tone, flying colours and freehand.
 
Outstanding colour knowledge is the key to every successful stylist and our leading team of professional colour technicians are the men and women behind the very latest colour trends and seasonal looks as seen on celebrities, models and television personalities alike.
 
Knowing how to create great colour not only enhances and defines your client's haircut but adds a professional finish to your work and boosts stylists and barbers earning potential and employment opportunities.
 
Holding professional colouring skills allows you to not only provide a full well rounded professional service to your clients but most importantly boosts your client retention and client loyalty. A fantastic colourist is indispensable to both clients and salon owners alike!
 
Now more than ever men are becoming more and more image conscious and aware, with men's fashion and lifestyle magazines in addition to a stream of celebrities proving a source of inspiration and role models to millions of men worldwide. For those wishing to learn professional techniques that can be used upon your male clientele this course is ideal to give you an introductory and highly profitable set of skills to provide lucrative colour services to your clients. 
 
Our comprehensive syllabus ensures that all our students hold the confidence to work with any professional colour line in the industry. 
 
Students will be hands on from their very first day, experiencing our expert educational programme of study taught utilising the COBRA4Phase method.
 
All students receive an exciting mix of theory lectures, step by step in depth professional colouring demonstrations given by tutors on live models, hands on guided practical student work sessions on both high quality professional real hair mannequins and live models.
 
On the final day of the course all students will undertake their final trade test examination, providing all our students with a highly valuable experience that will not only prepare them professionally but build confidence for seeking employment. Students wishing to specialise in the field of Men's Colouring upon graduation can request their live models to be male (preference must be stated upon course booking).
 
On successful completion of this course you will hold the satisfactory unisex skills to colour Full Head, Regrowth / Grey Coverage, Virgin Tint, apply Highlights or Lowlights as required, Bleach and Tone in addition to the application of men's specific freehand and shoeshine techniques, utilising any colour line within the industry.
 
You will be confident in selecting colours that compliment your clients skin tone, eye colour and lifestyle, ensuring they not only look fantastic but feel fantastic!
 
All students will receive our prestigious COBRA Hair Academy Diploma of Hairdressing Excellence, which fully certifies your attendance at our school and excellence in Contemporary Colouring.
 
*except advanced creative techniques
 
Course Curriculum
 
1. Introduction to the World of Colour
2. Health and Safety including the correct procedure for Patch Allergy Testing (mandatory) and Strand Testing (when applicable)
3. Anatomy, Physiology & Hair and Scalp Analysis
4. Skin, Hair and Eye Colour Analysis and How to Compliment with Hair Colour
5. Successful Client Consultation and Client Care
6. Salon Professionalism
7. Colour Theory and the Colour Wheel
8. Understanding Professional Colour Charts
9. Colour Formulations
10. Colour Correction including the COBRA Professional method for neutralising unwanted tones, pre-pigmentation and colour removal. 
11. Product and Equipment Knowledge
12. Correct Colour Placement to Enhance the Cut the COBRA Professional method (Sectioning)
13. Understanding the Use of Rinses and Semi, Demi and Permanent Colour
14. Elementary Tint Applications the COBRA Professional method for Virgin, Regrowth and Full Head Colour
15. Understanding Foil Applications For Lowlights and Highlights including Weaving, Slicing and Singles
16. Elementary Foil Applications the COBRA Professional method including Classic, Herringbone and T-Sections
17. Understanding the Use of Combining Techniques To Create A Total Look
18. Bleaching and Toning the COBRA Professional method (Double Process)
19. The application of Men's specific colouring techniques the COBRA Professional method including Shoeshine, Comb on Colour and Freehand techniques.
20. Colour Finishing Applications the COBRA Professional method and Professional Treatment Recommendation
21. Shampooing the COBRA Professional method
22. Professional Scalp Massage the COBRA Professional method
23. Professional Conditioning Treatment Application the COBRA Professional method
24. Blow drying the COBRA Professional method 
25. Styling and Finishing the COBRA Professional method
 
 


SPRING SEMESTER COURSE DATES 2013


3RD - 7TH MAY - 5 DAY COLOURING**

**LAST SEATS AVAILABLE AT £1200** 


4TH - 8TH JUNE - 5 DAY COLOURING**

**LAST SEATS AVAILABLE AT £1250** 

 
*in the unforeseen event of model illness or injury, extreme adverse weather conditions or an act of god or terrorist attack Cobra Hair Academy reserves the right to execute the demonstration on a professional mannequin head instead of a live model, ensuring that all students still receive their full quota of course tuition.

**PLEASE NOTE ALL APRIL, MAY, JUNE & JULY COURSE DATES WILL BE TAUGHT AT OUR SISTER ACADEMY 'SID SOTTUNG' ACADEMY AND AWARDED A SID SOTTUNG ACADEMY DIPLOMA.