WHO IS IT FOR?
The Extension Academy's Hair Extension Training Masterclass is suitable for anyone from complete beginners with no experience to experienced beauty professionals looking to add a new skill to their portfolio.
No styling experience required!
Our in person classes are kept small with a maximum of 10 students and two trainers, ensuring each student receives ample one to one attention and tuition.
Alternatively, we have our new for 2020 online version of the Masterclass as seen in the video above.
CLASSROOM OR ONLINE?
Our Hair Extension Masterclass is offered in both classroom based and online formats:
Classroom: Our in person classes are kept small with a maximum of 10 students and two trainers, ensuring each student receives ample one to one attention and tuition. Classes are held in our dedicated training facility in Vaughan, Ontario and consist of classroom based theory, live demos and plenty of practice time.
Online: Alternatively, we have our new for 2020 online version of the Masterclass as seen in the above video. You receive the same business starter kit as the students from our classroom course (which will be mailed to you) and you cover the same curriculum as our physical classes using a variety of written sections, video tutorials and quizzes. Certification is immediate on completion of the online course!
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
This is the original The Extension Academy course and we guarantee that you will learn everything required to master this technique! Our goal is to have you feeling confident in your skills and readiness to start booking clients following the course.
You will learn the four key techniques to Hair Extensions: Microlinks, Fusion, Mini-tapes and Tape Extensions in both our classroom and online courses and you will also cover the following subjects:
HAIR EXTENSION REGULATORY & INSURANCE CONSIDERATIONS
WAIVERS & CONSULTATIONS
STARTING YOUR HAIR EXTENSION BUSINESS
PROMOTING YOUR BUSINESS
HAIR EXTENSION SUPPLIERS
HUMAN HAIR ANATOMY
HAIR EXTENSION CONSTRUCTION / BONDS / TYPES / QUALITY
HEALTH & SAFETY PROCEDURES
APPLICATION: MICROLINKS / FUSION / MINI-TAPE / TAPE
REMOVAL: MICROLINKS / FUSION / MINI-TAPE / TAPE
TOUCHUPS & TAPE REPOSITIONING
HAIR EXTENSION CUTTING / BLENDING / STYLING
MAINTENANCE & AFTERCARE
Your Hair Extension Masterclass (both the classroom and online versions) will be taught by our head Hair Extension trainer Taylor.
Taylor has over 12 years of experience as a Hair Extension technician, has run her own at-home based Hair Extension business for 10 years and has been the head Hair Extension trainer at The Extension Academy for 8 years!
This unique experience and her relaxed teaching style allows her to not only transfer her Hair Extension skills, but also to provide invaluable advice and guidance to starting or improving your own at-home or salon based Hair Extension business!
Meet Your Trainer
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE CLASS FEE?
In addition to your day of training or online course, your comprehensive The Extension Academy Hair Extension manual, your certificate of completion (which will allow you to buy products at a discounted price from a two of Canada's leading hair suppliers) and all of your class materials and tools, you will receive a comprehensive business starter kit!
The Extension Academy's business starter kit consists of the highest quality products.
The kit will allow you to establish your business and includes the following:
TRAINING MANNEQUIN WITH HUMAN HAIR
HOT FUSION MACHINE
MICROLINK LOOPER TOOL
FUSION SCALP PROTECTORS
VARIETY OF HAIR CLIPS
ANYTHING ELSE TO KNOW?
The Extension Academy's Hair Extension Training Class is recognized by our insurance partners and details of our partners will be provided in your course. Student rates and coverage are not guaranteed and each student will need to request a quote for their current business situation if and when they choose to obtain insurance.
A practice model is not required for this class, a training mannequin is used for both the classroom and online versions of the course.
The Extension Academy Hair Extension Certificate allows our students to purchase from two of Canada's largest and most reputable hair suppliers. Our certificaton is widely recognized in the industry and allows for direct access to these suppliers.
Students who require more assistance after training are welcome to attend an additional training class free of charge for one calendar year after course completion. Simply bring your course kit and join in on any class as many times as needed! This applies to online students as well or if this is not practical, video call support is included..
We also offer private hair extension training courses on a one to one basis for both new and returning students. To view details on private lessons please click HERE
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