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Hairdressing Course Dublin Overview

We offer you the best Hairdressing Courses in Dublin’s No1 Award Winning hairdressing academy which offers the best value for money.

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ITEC – a world-class qualification with triple recognition of National, European & International standards.

This ITEC Hairdressing Course in Dublin includes cutting, colouring, styling, blow-drying, perming and much more will mean you will have all the must-have skills you would expect from a top quality course. This Hairdressing Course Dublin is a qualification accredited by ITEC. The course offers the best value hairdressing course in the country based on price, flexible payment options, quality of training, quality student support, quality of products used & quality of the qualification. We are now offering a Free 12-week blow dry course as part of the programme.

The best value hairdressing course in the country based on:

  • Price
  • Flexible payment options
  • Quality student support
  • Quality of products used
  • ITEC qualification
  • Part Time
  • Easy booking option of €350

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Course Content

Don’t waste time or money. Do it right from the start with our ITEC qualification in hairdressing. A qualification that is recognised by employers and insurers around the globe enhancing your prospects of a career or employment or for starting your own hairdressing business.

It includes all the hairdressing skills needed to start a career in hairdressing such as colouring, cutting, styling, perming, the art of dressing hair, backcombing, & blowdrying. This hairdressing diploma course is recognised by employers all over Ireland and will enable you to start a career, work from home or start a mobile hairdressing business. Hairdressing courses in Dublin have become our speciality and you will be amazed at how your hairdressing skills and confidence will improve and your ability to style hair will improve with each week.

So if you have a passion for hairdressing and would like to make a career from it then there’s only one way to do it – get a hairdressing qualification that’s recognised around the globe. There are many hairdressing courses on offer at the moment which charge a lot of money but when you finish you only get an in-house qualification. These “qualifications” are not much use if you want to travel and may not be recognised by employers or insurers. These types of courses may limit your employment and career options and employers may not take you seriously.

When it comes to happiness at work, learning how to become a hairdresser appears to be the way to go. According to the experts, hairdressers are the happiest workers with a whopping 40% scoring the highest happiness rating. That is 14% higher than any other profession!

Hairdressing training in Ireland. A fantastic opportunity to gain a hairdressing qualification that is recognised around the globe and create a multitude of career opportunities for yourself. Ideal for all ages from school leavers to mature learners.

Hairdressing has become one of the most recession-proof careers in the country with mobile hairdressing one of the fastest growing trends in the industry. But make sure you do it right and train with a hairdressing school that offers exceptional value for money, an internationally recognised qualification and excellence in teaching.

Value For Money

It has never been more important to ensure that you get quality and value for money when enrolling at a hairdressing college in Ireland. Also vital is a qualification that has industry credibility and is recognised Internationally, enabling you to combine work and travel, seek employment, start a mobile hairdressing business, travel around the world or work on cruise ships. Our ITEC hairdressing qualification offers all that; and more, with a fantastic offer on fees.

New Easy Payment Options by installments

Its never been easier to enrol with our easy payment options. €350 deposit €500 before the course start date and the balance can be paid monthly. Don’t miss this great opportunity to gain an international qualification in hairdressing and call us today to avail of this great offer.

Quality Training

At our hairdressing school in Dublin, the Waverley Academy have become synonymous with quality training and customer service. We are totally focused on employing top quality trainers who produce top quality results. In fact, we were among the top colleges in the country for 2014 with over 600 exams and 98.5% pass rates across all departments.

International Qualification

This ITEC hairdressing qualification (Level 2 UK and is equivalent to Level 4 QQI) is designed for anyone wishing to start a career in the dynamic world of hairdressing. It is also ideal for anyone wanting to progress to the next level of hairdressing and advance their cutting and hairdressing skills. It will enable you to start your career in a salon environment and learn from senior stylists and hairdressers. It is delivered in a time frame enabling you to become a top quality hairdresser. You may get a hairdressing course that is delivered in a shorter time frame, but will it prepare you for the real world of hairdressing?

Combine Work & Travel

ITEC is a world-renowned training qualification recognised by insurers and employers around the world. The qualification also offers many exciting opportunities to combine work and travel, such as cruise ships or working abroad and explore the many career opportunities that this global qualification presents.

Hairdressing Course Dublin Course Overview

This is one of the best entry-level hairdressing programmes in the country with all the fundamentals needed to start a career in hairdressing including:

  • Colouring
  • Cutting
  • Styling
  • Perming
  • The art of dressing hair
  • Styling techniques
  • Backcombing
  • Blow-drying

& lots more

Getting Employment

This programme also covers many of the fundamentals needed to get employment that is overlooked in other hairdressing courses. These essentials will greatly improve your potential to start a career in hairdressing and include effective communications and client consultation – health and safety awareness in the salon – reception duties and effective customer service skills, sales and promotional skills. You should not underestimate the importance of these additional skills when looking for employment (or starting a small hairdressing business), as your ability to be an all-rounder and team player will be a huge advantage in progressing your career in salons.

And There’s More

We have a policy of looking after students who have completed courses with us and when you complete your diploma in Hairdressing you will receive discounts on any other courses or workshops you do with us. You can continue your hairdressing training and advance your cutting and styling skills by completing advanced courses and workshops at our college while receiving discounts.


Progress To Teaching Hairdressing

We are Ireland’s leading provider of teacher training programmes for the industry and were the first ITEC college in the world to train groups of ITEC teachers. Many of the teachers in our departments have trained with us and once you have gained experience in your industry we would welcome the opportunity to assist you in pursuing a career as a hairdressing teacher.

Entry Requirements

Good understanding of the English language


“The trainer A+++ couldn’t ask for better, had a great time doing the course – made friends. I think the course built my confidence a little” Caroline Keegan (2018/2019)

“Loved the course had a wonderful time” Linda Blackburn (2018/2019)
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“I really love this course, I learn a lot. We had a great teacher. Great college, training is excellent, thank you” Sweety Ramkissoon
miriam-murphy image“Really enjoyed the course, would not have been most enjoyable without our amazing teacher, made me feel confident and always made me feel happy. 1 year I will never forget”Miriam Murphy


caoimhe-darcy image“Absolutely loved my time in Waverley. Couldn’t have wished for a better teacher. Have learned so much in 11 months, was nervous spending the money but absolutely no regrets and can’t wait for what lies ahead with my new career” Caoimhe Darcy


“I follow the hairdressing course and I was lucky to have a teacher very prepared in her subject and therefore professional, it was a new and unique experience that brought me to the knowledge of a world that I didn’t know. I would like to say “it’s never too late to learn!” Thanks to all the staff in the school and to my teacher and to my colleagues whom I shared difficulty and joy” 🙂  Valeria Belletti

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Choose from the following locations

Waverley Business Park, Old Naas Road, Dublin 12

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1 Day per week on TBC

Date: TBC 2019

Time: 10am to 4.30pm

Finishes: TBC (approx)


We have payment methods to suit every budget (payment plans gladly facilitated via direct debit or card)

SPECIAL OFFER €400 DISCOUNT or PAY IN FULL AND RECEIVE  €500 Discount – BOOK NOW Normally €4,065 NOW €3,665 – Pay €350 booking deposit to secure your place. €500 due before the first class and the balance payable one month later or by installments with no extra charges (you can also ring us to discuss any other reasonable payment options). Plus exam fees €160. Additional costs equipment, textbook, and tunic.

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How To Enrol: To enrol online please use the “enrol” button below. Or you can: 

  • Phone: 01-4089769 (9am to 5pm Monday to Friday) by credit card/visa debit card – No extra charges.
  • Post: Waverley Academy, Waverley Business Park, Old Naas Road, Dublin 12 (cheques/postal orders/invoices made payable to Waverley Academy)
  • Note: Any payment queries to info@academy.ie
  • Note: Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable to other courses (except if the programme does not commence)