Advanced Short Hair Cutting

Advanced Short Hair Cutting

Regular price £150.00 Sale

What you will learn?

This 1 day course will provide you with in depth knowledge and understanding of short hair cutting. How to work with a variety of techniques, use a combination of shapes to create short hair cuts. Helping you understand how, when and why you would use which technique or shape. Giving you greater confidence and skill to develop and enhance your hair cutting ability. 

The course will consist of:

  • Demonstrations
  • Presentations
  • Hands on workshops

Who is this course for?

Perfect for any stylist.

How long does the course run for?

There are two options, either an intensive one day course, or a more in depth two day option. Available dates can be found at the top of the page. All our courses run from 9:00am - 5:30pm and are located in our Torquay based academy.

Do I need to bring anything?

Lunch and refreshments are included as is all equipment and materials. 


Course Itinerary 

Download Course Brochure


Arrive at 9.00am

9.30am – An introduction to Ellipse including a tour of the salon and academy.

10.00am – Advanced short hair cutting presentation delivered by Head of Education Alex. The presentation explains the Ellipse terminology and language including primary shapes, horizontal and vertical shape, cutting by numbers and techniques.

12.30pm – Lunch 

1.30pm – Practical Demonstration of a short haircut using a combination of techniques and shapes. 

3.00pm – Practical Workshop – Complete two short haircuts using a combination of layering and graduation.

5.30pm Diagram Drawing and Progression Sheet completion.