Hair Extensions Training Courses London

Have you always wanted to be a in London?

The Secret Salon Academy is proud to deliver outstanding hair extensions training course London packages, passing on our years of experience to each of our course attendees.

Wondering who our courses are suitable for?

There are no prerequisites for completing our beginner hair extensions program, so if any of the below sounds like you then we’d love to welcome you on our next course in London: 

Book a place at our hair extensions training course London venue if you are: 

  • A complete beginner with no experience 
  • Anyone hoping to start a side hustle to gain extra income 
  • A stylist launching their own business 
  • An industry professional wishing to expand their skillset 
  • Anyone wanting to perfect their own application of hair extensions 

Whatever your situation, if you’re interested in learning from the pros here at the Secret Salon Academy, please don’t hesitate to get in touch and book your place on our next course. 

Each of our courses is led by our highly knowledgeable and award-winning trainer Danielle who has travelled extensively across the UK as a hair replacement specialist. Since launching The Secret Salon Academy, she has kickstarted the careers of hundreds of salon pros as a trainer, providing students with everything they require to develop their own client bases. 

Combination of theory and practical work

Here at the Secret Salon Academy, we fully understand that ‘studying’ doesn’t mean the same to everyone. That’s why our 1-day course has been created to appeal to a range of different learning methods. Alongside our in-depth theory work, we also offer a fun practical session so you can polish your new skills. Don’t worry if some of the information goes over your head – we appreciate that it can be challenging to retain all of your newly acquired knowledge which is why we send you home with plenty of reading material. 

The value of your course will continue as we supply training manuals for you to dip into for reference or to continue your studies in the weeks, months and years to come. We also offer ongoing support in the form of our friendly WhatsApp group where you’ll gain access to our hair extensions training course London tutors as well as fellow course attendees.  

If you would like a little more hands-on experience, then we also offer each of our students the opportunity to practise their skills through work experience at our salon HQ as required.

Course contents

So, what does our hair extensions training course London program cover?

When you book a place on our course, you can expect to learn about the practical aspects of working with hair extensions as well as essential business guidance. Our course will include the following:

  • Individual consultation
  • Health and safety info
  • Colour matching 
  • Hair structuring
  • Ordering hair
  • Fitting and removing each extension method
  • Cutting and blending your extensions 
  • Social media guidance
  • How to gain insurance
  • Compiling a list of suppliers
  • Deciding your preferred methods


As part of the course price, you will also receive a kit containing the following items: 

  • A doll’s head and clamp
  • Tail comb
  • Section clips
  • Plyers
  • Threaders
  • Beads / tapes / tape remover
  • Thread
  • Hair to practise with


Course Completion

Following completion of our fully accredited hair extensions training courses London program, we will reward you with a Secret Salon Academy Diploma. This will enable you to access trade accounts and arrange your business insurance immediately. 

Frequently asked questions

Do course attendees need to buy any equipment before the course begins? 

No, the price of your course includes both training with hair extensions alongside a valuable kit containing everything you need to pass your assessment. Following successful completion of the course, we fully expect that you will have all the knowledge, skills and support you need to launch a successful career as a hair extensions stylist. 

Are your London courses accredited?

All courses at the Secret Salon Academy are fully accredited. As well as our London training program, we also offer courses at both Manchester and Birmingham, so you choose the most convenient location for you. Following successful completion of our course, you will be able to get started as a fully qualified technician, arrange your business insurance and receive your diploma. 

Which qualifications are required to sign up to your course? 

If you’re taking one of our beginners’ hair extensions courses in London, then there are no prerequisite qualifications needed for you to book your place. If you have booked on one of our advanced courses, then we do require you to have achieved a valid NVQ level 2 hairdressing or barbers certification. 

How do course assessments work? 

We offer both face-to-face courses at our London venue, as well as online training. At our London training centre, our tutor will be continuously assessing your work throughout the day’s course. Once you have demonstrated that your skills are up to speed, then you will pass and qualify on the same day. Online training is very similar and will rely on you sending pictures and videos of each stage of the hair extension application. Our tutor will provide detailed feedback along the way to guide you through to course completion. 

Is course aftercare offered? 

Your relationship with the Secret Salon Academy will continue throughout your career if you wish. Each of our students is added to a course WhatsApp group to provide you with direct access to your tutor. We can continue to offer our expert guidance as you send over case studies and we’re also happy to welcome you to our salon for work experience too if you wish. 

Can you spread the cost of the course? 

Some of our course students prefer to spread the cost of payment, so they can pay as they earn. Please contact us via email to let us know if you would like to apply for finance and we can explain more about how Payl8r works. 

If you have always wanted to be a hair extension specialist, then why not get started right now? Book a place on our hair extensions training course London program by checking out our schedule today. 

Yes, absolutely. Whether you’re taking one of our beginners or advanced training courses, you can be assured that all programs offered by the Secret Salon Academy are fully accredited. This is the case whether you’re taking courses at any of our venues in Birmingham, Manchester or London, as well as online.The diploma you’ll receive after completing our course will enable you to launch your career as a fully qualified technician and apply for business insurance.