Regional Programs and Education

REGIONAL PROGRAMS AND EDUCATION

Principles Of Colour

WANT TO MASTER HAIRCOLOUR?

This core foundational program will guide you through the Principles of Haircolour, so that you can empower yourself with knowledge, increase your confidence and grow your business. This interactive 2 X 2-day session lays the foundation for our entire Principle Based Hair colour system including the laws of colour, the colour wheel and the level system. When you understand the why behind the formula, you’ll know the how.

What this program will teach you:

First session : The Big Why

  • The law of colour, the colour wheel, and the level system
  • Hair composition, natural, grey, and white hair
  • Permanent, semi and demi-permanent hair colours
  • Lighteners and high-lift blondes

Second session : Formulate and Create

  • Formulation & colour correction guidelines
  • Application, mixing & processing
  • Foil placement and its effects
  • Business building tips

Tools:

  • 2 colour bowls, 2 colour brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup
  • Water bottle, foil comb (metal tail)
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Foil board
  • Sectioning clips, long foils
  • Colour apron, gloves, towels
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, blur brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)

Formulate to Create

WANT TO MASTER COLOUR FORMULATION?

This class focuses on building your colour arsenal with new formulas, techniques and tips to take back to the salon and use immediately. Formulate to create with confidence, and watch your haircolour business grow to new levels.

What this program will teach you:

  • Fully master haircolour formulation for blondes, reds, brunettes,
  • Highlights, lowlights, glazing, toning, correcting and many more
  • Techniques and scenarios
  • “Try it out” workshop is also part of the experience, so you can see
  • The results before you take them home.
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • Redken haircolour brand positioning

 

Tools:

  • 2 colour bowls, 2 colour brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup
  • Water bottle, foil comb (metal tail)
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Foil board
  • Sectioning clips, long foils
  • Colour apron, gloves, towels
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, blur brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Colour

• Redken Distributors – Haircolour Classes

 

Creative Colour Trends

INNOVATIVE COLOUR PLACEMENT & TECHNIQUES

This advanced colour placement program is all about upping your creativity. Learn to use your vision and imagination in this advanced hands-on program. Explore non-traditional colour applications, techniques, and placement patterns along with Redken formulas that will take your hair colour business to the next level.

What this program will teach you:

  • Learn multiple new colouring techniques and how they can be adapted to any shape and length
  • Efficient placement and applications based on the principles
  • Formulation tips and tricks for getting lasting results every time
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • See-do techniques on mannequin heads

Tools:

  • 2 colour bowls, 2 colour brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup
  • Water bottle, foil comb (metal tail)
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Foil board
  • Sectioning clips, long foils
  • Colour apron, gloves, towels
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, blur brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Colour

• Redken Distributors – Haircolour Classes

 

Blonde Mastery

WANT TO MASTER BLONDES?

This class details our “perfect results blonding” approach to achieving the best looking blondes with our top performing blonding and toning products. Learn which time saving methods and tools can free your thinking so you can create your signature blondes with endless possibilities and become a true blonde authority!

 

What this program will teach you:

  • Learn to how to combine the right products with the best techniques to achieve the perfect blonde
  • Best toning and glazing formulas
  • Understanding of proper consultation and creating a shared reality
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • See-do techniques on mannequin heads

Tools:

  • 2 colour bowls, 2 colour brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup
  • Water bottle
  • Foil comb (metal tail)
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Foil board
  • Sectioning clips
  • Long foils
  • Colour apron, gloves, towels
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, blur brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Colour

• Redken Distributors – Haircolour Classes

 

Best of Balayage

TECHNIQUES & TRENDS

Go beyond the foil. Let the head be your guide and your hand the creator of seamless radiant customized haircolour. Hairpainting requires a keen eye for detail, knowledge of the headform, and physical characteristics of the hair. Elevate your creative colouring skills and learn the finesse and craft of Hairpainting through multiple application methods. Satisfy your artistic expression and your clients’ desire for natural to bold looks with Hairpainting!

What this program will teach you:

  • Proper consultation of hair before colour services
  • Using the right tools to achieve the desired result
  • Learn different patterns, placements & customizations to add value and a signature to any colour service
  • Understand the right product choice for the proper result
  • Building tips to elevate your business
  • Practical hands-on workshops on mannequin heads

Tools:

  • 2 colour bowls, 2 colour brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup
  • Water bottle, sectioning clips
  • Foil comb (metal tail), wide tooth comb
  • Foil board, long foils
  • Colour apron, gloves, towels
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, blur brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Colour

• Redken Distributors – Haircolour Classes

 

Colour Correction 911

TOUGH HAIRCOLOUR CORRECTION CHALLENGE?

Learn how to take control to solve every day haircolour correction challenges. Eliminate the fear of colour correction and change your clients colour with ease and professionalism. Problematic colour solutions become a thing of the past with tried and tested solutions.

 

What this program will teach you:

  • Laws and principles of changing a client’s colour
  • Calculating a colour change client case study
  • Techniques to lighten, darken, and change the tone of previously coloured hair
  • Pre-pigmenting and filling techniques and formulations
  • See-do practical techniques on mannequin heads
  • Talking colour change with your clients

 

Tools:

  • 2 colour bowls, 2 colour brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup
  • Water bottle, sectioning clips
  • Foil comb (metal tail), wide tooth comb
  • Foil board, long foils
  • Colour apron, gloves, towels
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, blur brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Colour

• Redken Distributors – Haircolour Classes

 

Principles Of Design

WANT TO MASTER DESIGN?

Redken’s exclusive Principle Based Design system explores the intricate art of hair cutting from the foundation to the finish. Once you’ve experienced this start-up session, you’ll be able to quickly analyze and assess your client’s hair, re-create any cut and shape and clearly communicate the steps you’ve taken to achieve your desired design. Discover the core information and understand the “why” behind haircutting. When you understand the why, you’ll know the how.

 

What this program will teach you:

  • Explore the mechanics of how haircutting actually works
  • Principles of shape, line and angle
  • Principles of head form, and balance, six panel bob
  • Principles of movement, elevation, and over direction
  • Three types of line graduation – swelling, straight, and scooping
  • The “WHY” behind every cut you make
  • Business building tips to elevate your business

 

Tools:

  • Shears
  • Texturizing shears
  • Sectioning clips
  • Water bottle
  • Cutting combs
  • Flat iron
  • Curling iron (medium & large)
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush
  • Towels

Creative Design Trends

BEYOND THE BASICS

Creative Design Trends unlocks the innovation behind Redken’s Principle Based Design system! You’ll focus on creating everyday, on-trend looks utilizing modern techniques and tools. Learn to maximize the use of your finishing tools, shears, razors and texturising shears!

 

What this program will teach you:

  • Review Principles of Design
  • Commercial fashion cutting techniques
  • Disconnection – why, how, and where
  • Razor techniques
  • Texturising techniques
  • Principles of Finishing today’s looks
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • See – do techniques on mannequin heads

Tools:

  • Shears, texturising shears
  • Electric clipper (with detachable blades)
  • Sectioning clips
  • Water bottle
  • Cutting combs
  • Flat iron
  • Curling iron (medium & large)
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush
  • Towels

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Design

• Redken Distributors – Design Classes

 

Brews Barber

BARBERING SKILLS FOR TODAY’S MAN

Brews Barber will teach you the classic techniques in men’s barbering and grooming, so you can become a true market leader.

What this program will teach you:

  • Barbering and Detailing techniques
  • All about the fades and the tapers
  • Discussion on beards and shaves
  • Understanding and choosing your tools’ arsenal
  • Maximize your merchandising, product recommendation
  • Business building tips to grow your business
  • See-do practical techniques

Tools:

  • Clipper with detachable metal blades or guards
  • Trimmer
  • Shears
  • Texturising/thinning shears
  • Cutting comb
  • Tapered barbering comb
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)
  • Round brushes, paddle brush, Denman brush
  • Sectioning clips
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Flat iron
  • Water bottle, gloves

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Design

• Redken Distributors – Design Classes

 

Brews Trends

CUT, COLOUR AND FINISH FOR TODAY’S MAN

Brews Trends will teach you the latest trends in men’s cut, colour and finish, so you can become a true leader in this fast growing market segment.

* Please note that this class will not be teaching traditional Barber techniques. Please refer to the “Brews Barber” class.

What this program will teach you:

  • Recreating the newest Men’s looks in cut, colour and finish
  • Fast and easy colour options for today’s male market
  • New Unisex shapes and textures
  • Men’s consultation – guy friendly vocabulary
  • Maximize your merchandising, product recommendation
  • Business building tips to grow your business
  • See-do practical techniques on mannequins

Tools:

  • Clipper, trimmer, shears
  • Texturising/thinning shears
  • Cutting comb
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)
  • Round brushes, paddle brush
  • Denman brush, sectioning clips
  • Wide tooth comb, flat iron
  • Water bottle, gloves
  • 2 color bowls, 2 color brushes
  • Applicator bottle, measuring cup

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Design

• Redken Distributors – Design Classes

 

Principles of Finishing

THE ART OF FINISHING

The finish is the signature on your style… and this class shows you how to polish it to perfection. In this class, you’ll learn the Principles of Finishing and how to apply them for impeccable blow-drying, Denman™, round brush and hot iron work. Discover shortcuts to precision smooth shapes, healthy looking lengths, light reflecting surfaces, and more. Increase your skills and meet client demands for today’s polished trends.

 

What this program will teach you:

  • Foundation blow-drying and techniques
  • Know the tools and what they can create
  • Understand end results styling to create movement, volume, curl, and straight sleek looks
  • The right product for the right finish
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • See-do techniques on mannequin heads

Tools:

  • Shears, texturising shears, thinning shears
  • Electric clipper (with detachable blades)
  • Cutting combs
  • Flat iron
  • Curling iron (medium & large barrel)
  • Texture iron
  • Water bottle
  • Foil comb (metal tail), wide tooth comb
  • Sectioning clips
  • Paddle brush, round brush
  • Denman brush, finishing brush
  • Teasing brush
  • Blow dryer with nozzle & diffuser
  • Elastics, bobby-pins, plastic clips (to clip curls)

 

Back-Stage Trends

FASHION WEEK INSPIRED

Inspired by the looks from the backstage team at Fashion Week, you will understand all the elements of dressing hair successfully and eliminate the guess work. Get the tips and techniques on how to plan and build the proper foundation using hair wefts, extensions and other "accessories" to make the finished look seamless. Break down and undress looks.

What this program will teach you:

  • Latest runway trends inspired by the looks from Fashion Week
  • Preparation of the hair for dressing
  • How to dress hair up in a modern fashionable way, taking inspiration from the catwalk, braiding techniques
  • Break down and re-create any look by texture, tool, and product
  • Business building tips to elevate your business

 

Tools:

  • Shears, texturising shears, thinning shears
  • Cutting combs
  • Flat iron, Curling iron (medium & large barrel)
  • Texture iron
  • Water bottle
  • Foil comb (metal tail), wide tooth comb
  • Sectioning clips
  • Paddle brush, round brush, Denman brush
  • Finishing brush, teasing brush
  • Blow-dryer with nozzle & diffuser
  • Elastics, bobby-pins
  • Prong clips (single or double), towels

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Finishing

• Redken Distributors – Finishing Classes

 

The Modern Bride

TODAY’S LOOKS FOR THE MODERN BRIDE

The Modern Bride has been created to help you develop , build upon and enhance your existing Bridal and Formal business.

What this program will teach you:

  • Trends hot off the bridal runways easily interpreted to your needs
  • Hot tips in finishing hair from her trial to her walk down the aisle
  • Learn how to further develop your Bridal and Formal business
  • Develop the perfect consultation and trial run to ensure success every time
  • Tips and tricks to develop a great look book
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • See-do practical techniques on mannequins

 

Tools:

  • Blow dryer with nozzle attachment and diffuser
  • Denman brush, Paddle brush
  • Round boar bristle brushes (small/med/large)
  • Mason Pearson finishing brushes (Boar bristle and Boar bristle nylon pin mix)
  • Curling iron (medium & large barrel) Marcel style will work best for most of the techniques
  • Flat iron
  • Cutting and rat-tail combs
  • Sectioning clips (duck bill), pin-curl clips
  • Grips (bobby-pins, long and regular)
  • Fine hair pins (long and regular)

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Finishing

• Redken Distributors – Finishing Classes

 

Best of Braids

MASTER THE ART OF BRAIDING

Best of Braids is inspired by the looks from this season’s runway trends. Understand all the elements of braiding hair successfully and eliminate the guess work. Get the tips and techniques on how to create perfect braids as a stand alone look or incorporate them into your finished look using hair wefts, extensions and other "accessories" to make the finished look seamless.

What this program will teach you: 

  • Latest braiding techniques inspired by the looks from Fashion Week
  • Preparation of the hair for dressing
  • Break down and re-create any look by texture, tool, and product
  • Business building tips to elevate your business

 

Tools:

  • Flat iron
  • Curling iron (medium & large barrel)
  • Texture iron
  • Water bottle
  • Paddle brush
  • Round brush, Denman brush
  • Finishing brush, teasing brush
  • Wide tooth comb, cutting combs, foil comb (metal tail)
  • Blow-dryer(with nozzle & diffuser)
  • Sectioning clips
  • Elastics, bobby-pins
  • Prong clips (single or double)
  • Towels

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Finishing

Redken Distributors – Finishing Classes

 

Everything's included

COLOUR, CUT AND FINISH

As a hairdresser it's vital to know what's hot and what's not. This program will bring you up to speed with the latest looks from Start to Finish. Get the know-how on trends and how to spot them. This program targets total consultation, the latest cutting, colouring techniques and the principles of finishing the look.

 

What this program will teach you:

  • Learn how to find inspiration to create new looks for your guests
  • Fast paced hands-on workshops that will guide you through the latest cutting, colouring and finishing techniques and take your creativity to new heights
  • Business building tips to elevate your business

 

Tools:

  • Shears, texturizing shears
  • Electric clipper (with detachable blades)
  • Cutting combs, foil comb (metal tail), wide tooth comb
  • Flat iron, curling iron (medium & large)
  • 4 colour bowls, 4 colour brushes, applicator bottle
  • Measuring cup, water bottle
  • Foil board, long foils
  • Sectioning clips
  • Paddle brush, round brush, Denman brush
  • Blow-dryer (with nozzle)
  • Colour apron, gloves
  • Elastics, Bobby-pins (all sizes)
  • Towels

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Colour, Principles of Design, Principles of Finishing

• Redken Distributors – Colour/design/finishing Classes

 

All About Curls

BECOME A MASTER CURL SPECIALIST!

During this interactive hands-on program you will discover advanced cutting, colouring and finishing techniques specifically designed to address the specific needs of curly and wavy hair.

What this program will teach you:

  • Discover the specific needs of the waves, curls and spirals
  • Explore advanced cutting, styling, and finishing techniques that complement each curl type
  • Learn advanced color techniques to awaken and boost fine, lazy curls or discipline and redefine coarse, unruly looks
  • Business building tips to elevate your business
  • See – do techniques on mannequin heads

Tools:

  • Shears
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Cutting comb
  • Blow-dryer (with diffuser)
  • 8 cutting clips
  • Colour apron
  • Colour gloves
  • Colour bowl and brush
  • 12 pin curl clips
  • 2 towels
  • 10 small elastics

How to prepare:

PREREQUISITE SUGGESTED: Principles of Curls

Redken Distributors – Curl Classes