Afro Hair



Course type

Short Course


3 days



Disabled access

Lift Available

No previous experience of hairdressing is necessary because, when you join the course here at Delamar Academy, all the basic skills are taught from the very first day. The course provides an intensive grounding in Afro hairdressing skills you will need for working as a stylist in the media business.

Course content

  • Introduction to Afro and Multi-textured Hair (hair types, curl types, hair and scalp analysis)
  • Consultations
  • Products (what to use, when to use and how to use)
  • Tools (combs, brushes, heat styling tools)
  • Hair prep for wigs
  • Braiding techniques for wig application
  • Styling techniques for type 3 and 4 hair (Curly and Kinky Coiled)
  • Maintenance and aftercare

Who it's for

If you want to learn about styling Afro hair and curly hair textures from blowdrying to twists, this three day intensive course is for you. All skill levels welcome as this course is open to professionals and beginners alike. We have small class sizes so the tutor can spend time with each student and cater to their needs.

HETV working group endorsed

This course has been endorsed by the high-end TV working groups, supporting the continued professional development of the high-end TV industry and crew.

Bursaries available

There are ScreenSkills bursaries available to cover some or all of the costs of this course - including travel, accommodation, subsistence, care or disability access support to attend this course. To find out more about the support you may be eligible for, click the button below:

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Contact information

Contact name

Leda Shawyer


+44 (0) 20 8579 9511

Delamar Academy

Delamar Academy
Ealing Studios
Ealing Green
Greater London
United Kingdom
W5 5EP

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Upcoming dates

1st December 2020 10:00, London

Training provider

Afro Hair

Delamar Academy

Delamar Academy London Creating the best make-up careers since 1986

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