Fast Track to Apprenticeships in Hair and Beauty

The Chamber Hair Academy - Interested in a Career in Hairdressing?

Are you looking to start a career in Hair or Beauty?


Our purpose built Hair and Beauty training salon, The Chamber Hair Academy offers a range of hair and beauty training all designed to help you start your hair or beauty Apprenticeship.

Hairdressing Traineeships and Apprenticeships


If you’re aged 16-18 you can kick start your career in the hairdressing industry on our Hairdressing Fast Track to Apprenticeships courses.

The Traineeship programme includes:

  • Hairdressing Skills – Salon reception and customer service, shampoo and conditioning, basic blow drying skills, salon safety, salon hygiene, and an introduction to the hair sector
  • Employability skills – CV writing, interview skills, work ethics, professional behaviour and personal development. English and Maths (if you need it)
  • Work experience in a local salon
  • Help finding an Apprenticeship with a local salon
  • Hairdressing ‘kit’ on successful completion/securing an Apprenticeship

On securing your Apprenticeship St Helens Chamber will continue to provide regular training both at your workplace and through regular tutorials at the Hair & Beauty Academy.

Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing


If you’re aged 19 or over you can get yourself ready for a career in Hairdressing with our Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing.

During the first 6 months you will train two days per week at the Hair & Beauty Academy and undertake training in our purpose-built salon.

The programme includes:

  • Hairdressing Skills – Salon reception and customer service, shampoo and conditioning, blow drying skills, salon safety, colour techniques, salon hygiene, and an introduction to the hair sector
  • Access to a dedicated Training Adviser
  • Learners will receive a Salon Tunic after 2 weeks of attendance

Looking to boost your Hair and Beauty skills?


The Chamber Hair Academy also offer a range of short hair and beauty courses in areas such as gel nails, spray tanning, barbering, aromatherapy and hair design.

For more information about any of our Hair & Beauty courses, including course start dates, contact Starting Point on 01744 698800 or email info@thestartingpoint.org.
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