Bridal & Special Occasion Hairstyling - 6 Sessions

The Bridal and Special occasion Hairstyling course is suitable for beginners and those who want to improve their  Hairstyling skills to work within the Wedding Industry and/or specialise in occasion Hairstyling

Course Content

  • Health, safety & hygiene

  • Consultation techniques

  • Contra-indications

  • Structure of hair and different types of hair.

  • Correct products to apply and how to apply them. 

  • Straighten, Curl, Pin and Backcomb.

  • A variaty of traditional, contemporary and vintage Styles

  • Waterfall Braid

  • Fitting tiaras, veils, hair accessories and fascinators

  • Bridal trials 

  • Organising Wedding day schedules

  • Aftercare Advice

  • Price guides

  • Advertising 

Course Syllabus

Home study: 

Health, safety & hygiene



Hairstyling guide

Studio:  (sequence of learning may vary)

        Session One

Consultation Techniques

Applying correct products/brushes/tools

Hairstyling Demonstration on mannequin/student practical

       Session Two

Hairstyling demonstration/student practical on mannequin 


       Session Three

Bridal Trial Techniques 

Applying heated rollers on Mannequin/student practical 

Hairstyling  Demonstration on mannequin/student practical


      Session Four

Model Demonstration and student practical   

Fitting tiara, veil,  fascinators 


      Session Five 


Vintage/Retro Hairstyling Demonstration / Student practical 

     Session Six

Model Student Practice on choice of one or two styles learnt


Courses run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays with the flexible choice split into half days 10-1pm or 1pm-4pm over a few days or weeks to suit your requirements.

Nationally accredited qualifications 

Qualification: Diploma Level 3

You will need to provide your own model for session four and session six. Your model will need to arrive  with hair washed from the day before and no products applied.

Alternatively, you have the option of working on the mannequin during these sessions.

All hairstyling equipment and products will be provided, for use on the day. 

You will need to obtain your own student insurance to work on models and for case studies.

Student Insurance can be purchased from Professional Beauty Direct for approximately £20 per year ​

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Following on from the 6 sessions of training, you will need to complete case studies, with at least 3 Hairstyles to complete on family and friends: Traditional, Contemporary, Vintage, (with at least one wearing a tiara and veil) 


When you have successfully completed your training course(s), you will receive a diploma certificate issued by The Hair and Makeup Academy and accredited by PBD. This not only demonstrates your commitment to the training, but also allows you to obtain Public Liability insurance so you can start offering treatments to paying clients from home or mobile.






                                                                                                                Cost: £695.00