SESSION HAIR – 5 Day Intensive Course

Course Title

SESSION HAIR – 5 Day Intensive Course

Course Dates

MARCH 16TH – MARCH 20TH 2020


5 days – Monday to Friday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Course Cost



Internationally renowned Hair & Make-up Artist, Kevin Fortune, has designed and structured this 5 Day Intensive Course to see you become an image maker, a confident player within creative teams, ready to make strong style statements with hair, Terefore, this course provides in-depth training in essential signature hair styling skills, such as advanced blow-drying, waving and curling techniques, working with hair extensions and braiding through live demonstrations and practical lessons on high-quality mannequin practice heads.

The aim across the 5 days is to empower you with a strong technical and creative foundation to build upon as you step-out, or elevate your path in the world of SESSION HAIR STYLING.

This course is designed for make-up artists, hairstylists and hairdressers from all industry backgrounds passionate about hair. Whether you are new to the world of Session Hair Styling, or boosting your career by expanding your skills – The course is structured as a series of Masterclasses – packed with Kevin’s most loved and trusted techniques, to see you confidently deliver upon the technical & creative demands in our fast-moving Hair, Make-Up & Beauty industry.

This fantastic 5-Day Intensive Course is ideal for:

  • HAIR STYLISTS ready to raise your industry-profile by mastering new skills and taking your artistry to the next level.
  • HAIRDRESSERS ambitious to kick-start a career in the Session World and have an edge in the exciting world of salon-based styling sessions.
  • SALON OWNERS set to send their most ambitious and talented stylists on Industry courses that will help you tap into the exciting market and demand for salon-based styling sessions.
  • MAKE-UP ARTISTS ready to expand your clientele and earning potential by adding key hairstyling techniques to your portfolio of skills.
  • BRIDAL HAIR STYLISTS passionate about bringing a fashion-sense and creative finesse to your work, that will help you stand-out from the competition.

The Course Covers:

  • The Science of Hair & Products
  • Concept of Visual Ideas
  • Current Hair Trends
  • Assessing Hair
  • Session Sectioning 
  • Session Tools
  • Curl Direction
  • Movement
  • The Perfect Session Blow-Dry
  • Modern Setting Techniques
  • Editorial Finishing
  • Articulating Ideas
  • Creative Briefs
  • Making Confident Style Statements
  • On-Trend Waves & Curls
  • The Catwalk Ponytail
  • Editorial Braids & Twists
  • Session Extensions Techniques
  • Root-lift, Volume & Texture
  • ‘Wet Hair’ Look
  • On-Set Ettiquette & Time Management
  • Hair Design Presentation Skills

Course Fees: £ 1150.00


A complete kit is required to take part in the course. The styling tools you will need to bring along to all classes are: Professional hair dryer with diffuser, Straightening irons, Curling tongs (no wands!), Tail comb, Large Tooth comb, Cuttig Comb, Hair Cutting Scissors, Small & Medium Bristle brushes, Paddle brush, Denman brush, Section clips,Water spray. The Kevin Fortune Hair Styling Academy will provide all the styling-products needed during classes.

Other Short-term Courses