Keans Hairstyling

Barbering basics

Take your hair game to the next level.

Barbering basics is a course specifically designed to inspire and enhance your talent to its full potential.  This course will guide you through the fundamental skills and techniques required to be successful in the barbering industry.

Barbering basics teaches you how to practice proper infection control, consultation, techniques, and delivery. This course focuses towards on-trend modern and classic styles that will provide you with versatility. Kean’s Hairstyling Training and Education guarantees 100% satisfaction.

Each Day will run from 9:00 AM to 5:00PM

Course curriculum

Day 1 – Sunday June 12, 2022

9:00 AM
9:20 AM
9:50 AM
10:15 AM
11:00 AM
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
1:45 PM
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
4:00 PM

  • Introduction
  • Infection control
  • Combs and Shears – what to use when?
  • Clippers, trimmers, shavers and their applications
  • Anatomy
  • LUNCH
  • The three shapes
  • Sectioning – theory and practical
  • One length haircut practical
  • Layering a one length haircut
  • Practical application
9:00 AM Introduction
9:20 AM Infection control
9:50 AM Combs and Shears – what to use when?
10:15 AM Clippers, trimmers, shavers and their applications
11:00 AM Anatomy
12:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM The three shapes
1:45 PM Sectioning – theory and practical
2:30 PM One length haircut practical
3:30 PM Layering a one length haircut
4:00 PM Practical application

Day 2 – Monday June 13, 2022

9:00 AM
9:45 AM
10:45 AM
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
2:30 PM
3:30 PM

  • Four keys to success as a barber
  • Uniform Layering
  • Practical Application
  • LUNCH
  • Graduation – theory and practical
  • Gentleman’s cut application
  • Fading, techniques, applications
9:00 AM Four keys to success as a barber
9:45 AM Uniform Layering
10:45 AM Practical Application
12:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM Graduation – theory and practical
2:30 PM Gentleman’s cut application
3:30 PM Fading, techniques, applications

Day 3 – Tuesday June 14, 2022

9:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 AM
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
3:00 PM

  • Taper Fade Application
  • Low Fade Application
  • Mid- Fade Application
  • LUNCH
  • Fade Demonstration with straight razor
  • Straight razor practical on balloon
  • Live Model Application
9:00 AM Taper Fade Application
10:00 AM Low Fade Application
11:00 AM Mid- Fade Application
12:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM Fade Demonstration with straight razor
2:00 PM Straight razor practical on balloon
3:00 PM Live Model Application

Registration fee is $499+HST. Payments can be made via e-transfer to keanshairstyling@gmail.com
Mannequins, stands, and a comprehensive workbook will be provided.

Required tools:

Blow dryer
Spray bottle
Scissors
Combs
Clippers with adjustable lever and guards
(0.5,1,1.5,2,3,4,5)

Trimmer or outliner
Foil Shaver (optional but recommended)
Neck duster
Straight Razor
Cutting Cape

*Tools not included but can be purchased upon request.

Cancellation Policy

14 Day cancellation policy in effect – should you cancel within 14 days of the class you will be issued a credit that you can apply to the next class. If you cancel less than 14 days, but more than 7 days before the class you will be issued a 20% cancellation fee. Should you cancel 7 days or less before the start date, you will incur a 50% cancellation fee. No refunds will be offered, only credits may be offered upon cancellation.

If you have any questions please e-mail us at keanshairstyling@gmail.com