The Dollshouse Academy

Our core values are to teach and educate stylists to correctly apply hair extensions, understand the problems that might arise and direct them to professionally apply hair extensions to a high level. We aim to show industry tips and tricks in a creative way that gives learners better education. Our vast variety of teachers mean our courses are thorough, and informative.

Training courses for the professional

Do you want to learn hair extensions, creative colouring, advanced colouring and styling? Our courses are aimed at Level 2 and 3 NVQ hair stylists.

Learn any method of extension. In a safe and clean environment. Learn tips and tricks, and receive aftercare advice and support. Once you complete a course with us, we are on hand to answer any question you may have. Our courses include a full kit to get you started, can be one on one, group sessions or salon in house training.

Why chose us?

We have a passion for all things hair, and our teaching style is proven for success, with students leaving confident and ready to start in their trade. With in depth inside knowledge we offer more than just one day courses to the highest standard.

  • Hair extension application and knowledge
  • Aftercare advice
  • Colour matching & blending techniques
  • Extension maintenance & removal
  • Customer services
  • Business & marketing skills including POS

Sewn in hair extensions Braided
Learn how to use a no heat no glue braided wefted method of extension. Designed for all hair types.

Braidless sewn in hair extension
Learn a no braid no heat no glue method, using a weft and microbeads, to create a flat method for all hair types.

Tape extensions
The most discreet method on the market, designed for finer hair, seamless small wefted method.

Creative colouring 3D Colour Melt
Creating colour enhanced designs that give hair multi dimensions, lasts 3-6 months and blends beautifully. Create the low maintenance add on from Balayage for your clients.

Colour correction
Learn how to remove bands, assess badly damaged hair, learn what to do to fix hair disasters. Aimed at the Level 3 NVQ Stylist.

Advanced cutting
Learn creative fashion styles, from short cuts to razor techniques, point cutting, and tailor make the course to fit what you require to learn.

Bob/lob cutting
Learn how to do a graduated bob, a long bob, a sharp clipper bob, for your client to wear home with ease.

Hair extension cutting course
Have your learnt hair extension methods, but are struggling to blend the extensions to the hair, learn how and what to do to cut hair extensions. This is a follow on course for learners who have achieved a qualification in hair extensions.

Balayage and Sombre
The most talked about colour trend here to stay, learn how to freehand paint hair, then blend out colours with a 3 step technique, blending from light to dark.

Nano ring
Individual small beaded no hear no glue discreet method, learn how to place, correctly apply and maintain this small looped method.

Half day dry styling course
Learn to curl hair using heated tools including straighteners, wands and curling tongs.

Bridal glam updos
Learn how to style hair for weddings, from structured asian bridal styles adding in hair to romantic cascading soft styles and current fashion trends for weddings, learning how to cut time and create long lasting creations.

Curly blowdries
Learning this glamorous finishing technique, using brushes and pin curls to create volume, bounce and shape.

Couples masterclass
Partners are invited to learn how to style and curl their partners hair, fun date night evening. To create intimacy, learn head massages and speed up the getting ready process.