The Art of Straight Razor Shaving

Date: 
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 09:00 to Friday, November 24, 2017 - 16:00
Course Duration: 
5 days
Description: 

Expand your abilities by learning the art of straight razor shaving.

This 5 day flexible course offers expanded training in using the straight razor with safety, precision, and confidence. Never before has there been so many customized beard designs to choose from.

This course will cover:

  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Health and safety standards for Ontario
  • Men's facial with massage
  • Equipment requirements
  • Product requirements
  • Beard designs
  • Practical experience on models
  • Stroke patterns
  • Also tips on flat tops, fades, tapers, and custom work
Equipment: Products:
  • Straight razor
  • Razor blade
  • Lather brush & bowl
  • Disposal for sharps
  • Sanitizers
  • Trimmers
  • Clippers
  • Towels
  • Shaving creams
  • Lotions
  • Soaps
  • After shave
  • Talc
  • Styptic powder
  • Massage cream
  • Gibson towels
  • Moustache wax
Prerequisites: 

Must be apprentice or licensed stylist.

Requirements: 

5 day flexible.
Models are required.
Practical and written exams.
Passing grade is 75%.
Honours grade is 90% and up.

Cost: 

$850.00

NEW! Refresher Course available!

If you have previous training in straight razor shaving and would like an upgrade or refresher, we now have a two day flexible course available.

Must be a licensed hairstylist.

Cost: $400.00