All Courses

Runway Ready

RUNWAY READY INTRO
with Gary Baker

Choose from August 1st & 2nd at Laceys Studio, Reading or August 7th & 8th at Melissa Timperley, 67 Tib Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 1LS.

Fashion Week is the destination where the worlds trendsetters go to spot the next seasons hottest looks in style and beauty.

Join UNITE International Creative Director, Gary Baker for a course like no other!

All attendees who complete the course will have the opportunity to join Gary and the UNITE team for Fashion Week in New York, London, Paris, and Milan (wherever your budget will take you!)

See more about Runway Ready and participant testimonials here.

This session is most suitable for:
Runway Ready Intro is open to any level of experience - days or decades. It’s for hairdressers who want to experience what it’s like to work backstage at Fashion Week. An amazing thing to add to your C.V, if you’re thinking of pursuing a career in session styling.

RUNWAY READY INTRO
with Gary Baker

Choose from August 1st & 2nd at Laceys Studio, Reading or August 7th & 8th at Melissa Timperley, 67 Tib Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 1LS.

Fashion Week is the destination where the worlds trendsetters go to spot the next seasons hottest looks in style and beauty.

Join UNITE International Creative Director, Gary Baker for a course like no other!

All attendees who complete the course will have the opportunity to join Gary and the UNITE team for Fashion Week in New York, London, Paris, and Milan (wherever your budget will take you!)

See more about Runway Ready and participant testimonials here.

This session is most suitable for:
Runway Ready Intro is open to any level of experience - days or decades. It’s for hairdressers who want to experience what it’s like to work backstage at Fashion Week. An amazing thing to add to your C.V, if you’re thinking of pursuing a career in session styling.

What you’ll learn:

Runway Ready Intro is a one-of-a-kind, two-day bootcamp focusing on the latest trends in runway styling, creative techniques and tips & tricks that prepare stylists for the beautifully chaotic backstage environment and runway hair.

What to bring: All electrical tools, pins, grips, section clips, combs, selection of brushes, wide tooth comb, bands/elastic.

Cost: £800 +vat (subsidised to £400 + vat for Laceys salons)
Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading
Timing: Refreshments at 9.30am ready for a 10am start, finish by 5pm. Lunch & refreshments included.

What you’ll learn:

Runway Ready Intro is a one-of-a-kind, two-day bootcamp focusing on the latest trends in runway styling, creative techniques and tips & tricks that prepare stylists for the beautifully chaotic backstage environment and runway hair.

What to bring: All electrical tools, pins, grips, section clips, combs, selection of brushes, wide tooth comb, bands/elastic.

Cost: £800 +vat (subsidised to £400 + vat for Laceys salons)
Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading
Timing: Refreshments at 9.30am ready for a 10am start, finish by 5pm. Lunch & refreshments included.

RUNWAY READY ADVANCED
with Gary Baker

August 4th & 5th

Fashion Week is the destination where the worlds trendsetters go to spot the next seasons hottest looks in style and beauty.

Join UNITE International Creative Director, Gary Baker at Laceys Studio for a course like no other!

All attendees who complete the course will have the opportunity to join Gary and the UNITE team for Fashion Week in New York, London, Paris, and Milan (wherever your budget will take you!)

See more about Runway Ready and participant testimonials here.

This session is most suitable for:
The follow up Advanced Class aims specifically at refining the techniques used in the boot camp, learning more advanced backstage styling and how to contribute working within the team. To participate in Runway Ready Advanced, you must have completed the first Runway Ready course (either January or August) as it builds on what you’ve already learnt.

What you’ll learn:

All electrical tools, pins, grips, section clips, combs, selection of brushes, wide tooth comb, bands/elastic.

What to bring: Pin tail comb & your essential hairdressing kit - scissors, razor (optional), hair dryer/diffuser, round brushes, Denman brush, paddle brush, tail comb, pin tail comb, wide tooth comb, cutting comb, flat iron, wand/ tongs, section clips.

Cost: £1000 +vat (subsidised to £500 + vat for Laceys salons
Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading
Timing: Refreshments at 9.30am ready for a 10am start, finish by 5pm. Lunch & refreshments included.

RUNWAY READY ADVANCED
with Gary Baker

August 4th & 5th

Fashion Week is the destination where the worlds trendsetters go to spot the next seasons hottest looks in style and beauty.

Join UNITE International Creative Director, Gary Baker at Laceys Studio for a course like no other!

All attendees who complete the course will have the opportunity to join Gary and the UNITE team for Fashion Week in New York, London, Paris, and Milan (wherever your budget will take you!)

See more about Runway Ready and participant testimonials here.

This session is most suitable for:
Runway Ready Intro is open to any level of experience - days or decades. It’s for hairdressers who want to experience what it’s like to work backstage at Fashion Week. An amazing thing to add to your C.V, if you’re thinking of pursuing a career in session styling.

What you’ll learn:

The follow up Advanced Class aims specifically at refining the techniques used in the boot camp, learning more advanced backstage styling and how to contribute working within the team. To participate in Runway Ready Advanced, you must have completed the first Runway Ready course (either January or August) as it builds on what you’ve already learnt.

What to bring: All electrical tools, pins, grips, section clips, combs, selection of brushes, wide tooth comb, bands/elastic.

Cost: £1000 +vat (subsidised to £500 + vat for Laceys salons)
Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading
Timing: Refreshments at 9.30am ready for a 10am start, finish by 5pm. Lunch & refreshments included.

To secure your place, please call Karen or Tania at Laceys on 0118 930 2338

MASTERCLASS

Understanding Your Salon Numbers

with Steve Hilliard

September 26th 2022

Boost profits and get your life back with this informative Masterclass from numbers expert Steve Hilliard.

Steve has been in the industry for nearly forty years, and owned salons since 1996. Today Steve has two flourishing salons that he’ll proudly tell you ‘Run without me’. But years ago, Steve felt stuck - working a demanding column, with no time for planning or staff, and little understanding of costs & profitability. Steve’s lightbulb moment happened around 10 years ago, and he’s not looked back...

Now a recognised and successful Salon Coach, Steve has identified all the key salon numbers to guarantee business growth, he’s effectively coached hundreds of salon owners and is author of the book ‘Do Something Different in your Salon Today’.

This session is most suitable for:

Salon owners and Managers

What you’ll learn:

  • Complete understanding of your salon numbers.
  • Staff and salon targets - Understanding in detail the ‘Key performance Indicators’ for your team and salon.
  • Stock management – keeping your stock at the correct level.
  • Brand management - Making your brand ‘Different.’
  • Having the confidence to make those ‘Changes.’
  • Giving your staff ownership.
  • And more...

Cost: £65 +VAT

Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading
Timing: Refreshments at 9.30am ready for a 10am start, finish by 5pm. Lunch & refreshments included.

To secure your place, please call Karen or Tania at Laceys on 0118 930 2338

Perfecting Balyage

with Laceys Education Team

Monday October 10th

Laceys educators have a wealth of knowledge and love to transfer their expertise. You’ll be well looked after at our Studio.

We work with only the best quality brands at Laceys and our educators know hairdressing and colour inside and out – click here to see their credentials.

We look forward to welcoming you!

This session is most suitable for:
Colourists who want to increase their skill set, and hairdressers competent with highlights wanting to progress.

What you’ll learn:

  • You’ll leave understanding how to perfect your placement in Balayage, Sombre, Foilage and Babylights.
  • The Studio Session will be an interactive day with plenty of tips and opportunities to ask questions.
  • Demonstrations from the Educators.
  • Hands-on workshop with mannequin heads.

What to bring: Your essential hairdressing kit - scissors, razor (optional), hair dryer/diffuser, round brushes, Denman brush, paddle brush, tail comb, pin tail comb, wide tooth comb, cutting comb, flat iron, wand/ tongs, section clips

Cost: £250 +vat
Venue: Laceys Studio, Reading
Timing: Refreshments at 9.30am ready for a 10am start, finish by 5pm. Lunch & refreshments included.
Course delegates: Max 14

In-Salon Sessions

BESPOKE SESSIONS in your salon

with Laceys Education Team
 

Laceys Educators have a wealth of knowledge and love to transfer their expertise.

We work with only the best quality brands at Laceys and our Educators know hairdressing and colour inside and out – click here to see their credentials.

We look forward to spending time with you!

What session would be suitable for my salon?

Laceys believe educational sessions should always benefit your business. Have a chat with your Laceys Account Manager about your business goals. They’ll liaise with our educators and working together, we’ll come up with a plan to support you.

How do I qualify for In-Salon Sessions?

In-Salon Sessions depend on your business plan, your Laceys Account Manager will discuss with you and if you have any questions please do contact them.

What do I need to organise?

Depending on the type of training, your Laceys Educator will talk you through how to pre-plan for your bespoke In-Salon Session.