Why Choose Hair Extensions Academy?

Hair Extension Academy

Hair Extensions Academy is one of the leading training providers in the UK.

Hair Extensions Academy is the first VTCT centre in the UK dedicated to solely delivering BABTAC accredited, NVQ & VRQ hair extension qualifications exclusively.

With a passion to raise the bar for hair extensions services, industry expert Nicola Barlow and her team are qualified hairdressers and city & guilds qualified teachers.  They have combined, 25 years of experience in the hair extensions industry.

Founded and established by industry experts in the field of hair extensions, Hair Extensions Academy hair extension courses have been created by combining our varied skills and knowledge in the industry to create course packages designed to educate and you so you receive the most in depth knowledge and skills to give you an edge in the field of hair extensions.

The courses are delivered by the education team at Hair Extensions Academy Ltd. Academy Director Nicola Barlow & her team will be utilising their wide range of knowledge and skills to deliver the courses.

The Academy delivers training to Colleges, Salons and individuals so we inclusive to everyone who wants to learn hair extensions.

Hair Extensions Academy is also honoured to be invited to participate in the VTCT Centre prospectus, delivering the NVQ Award to other VTCT Centres so they too can learn to teach hair extensions qualifications.

What this means for you is that you know you are receiving training from the very best in the industry, delivering to  you the correct teaching methods of the highest standards but also that they are the most up to date methods on the market today.


Hair Extensions Academy offer BABTAC accredited qualifications. See our ‘courses

What are BABTAC courses?

BABTAC are the longest established and most well-known membership association in the beauty industry.

Governed by a Council of industry professionals to offer unrivalled beauty expertise, a rigorous ethical code and a professional practice standard.  The BABTAC logo is a sign of confidence; display it with pride and give your clients assurance of your qualifications and commitment to excellence.

Upon completing your BABTAC accredited course with us, you can apply to become a member.  Becoming a BABTAC member is not just about market leading insurance; BABTAC is owned by its members giving us a powerful influence within the industry. Membership include access to exclusive offers, discounts, training opportunities, guidance and support to ensure you keep current and so much more.

Membership to BABTAC comes into two categories; those with insurance and those without insurance. So whether you are a practicing professional or taking a career break you can still keep up to date with this exciting industry.

With your BABTAC membership you will be able to display the BABTAC logo, with this comes a mark of industry approval that allows your consumers to have confidence in your credentials. The BABTAC logo is a sign of confidence; display it with pride and give your clients assurance of your qualifications and commitment to excellence.

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