Do I need to have previous experience to sign up online?

No, you don’t! Our courses are carefully designed to be suitable for all experience levels, whether you’re a seasoned pro looking to keep on top of the latest trends and techniques or an absolute beginner starting from the basics.

You just need to love working with hair!

I am already qualified – do I have to take the certification route online?

No. The certification process for the online course is optional. Once you have signed up, you can choose whether you would like to follow the syllabus and attain the CBH Certificate and Habia approved CPD points or just utilise the video tutorials, in your own time. Or do a bit of both!

Is the certification option included in the online course?

Yes, you can opt to follow the assigned course work and practical work at any time throughout your membership.

How long does it take to learn bridal hair using the online course?

You’ll need approx. 80hours to follow the syllabus and complete the exam work. Any additional time can be spent practicing!

What kit do I need to take the ONLINE course?

See our kit list  for full details

  • model or practice head
  • heated rollers
  • hair spray
  • bristle brush , tail comb, back-combing comb
  • hair pin and grip selection

I have a particular style I’d like to learn – Can Pam help me?

If you need to know how to do a specific style quickly you can send images at any time using the ‘Ask Pam’ tab and Pam will get right back to you with detailed, 1-2-1 advice.

Alternatively, you can also request specific styles for the monthly webinars

What will I need to complete the course?

Get a full list of everything you need here

  • Model or practice head
  • Set of heated rollers x 2
  • Straighteners / curling tongs / wand optional
  • Hair spray
  • Bristle brush, tail comb, back-combing comb
  • Hair pin and grip selection

What is the schedule for the course?

Unit 1

  • Health & safety
  • Client consultation
  • Kit essentials
  • Hair Analysis

Unit 2

  • Hair preparation & styling products
  • Working with Heated Rollers
  • Setting the hair and correct sectioning
  • Working with tongs
  • straighteners and wands

Unit 3

  • Smooth Sleek Styles
  • for short long and medium length hair
  • Correct backcombing techniques
  • Learn how to secure the hair properly

Unit 4

  • Soft relaxed styles
  • for short long and medium length hair
  • find out how to create effortless
  • looking styles that stay up!

Unit 5

  • Plaits & Braids
  • Wide selection of in-depth tutorials
  • including fishtail, waterfall, french, dutch
  • ladder, 5 strand, knots, rope twists & game of thrones styles

Unit 6

  • Quick styles
  • In depth trial run tutorial
  • Learn how to create 10 different looks in under 2 hrs
  • Full length tutorial on working with natural curls
  • working with long thick heavy hair

Unit 7

  • working with extensions
  • donuts & padding
  • hair accessories
  • how to secure veils, tiaras & fresh flowers

Unit 8

  • vintage styling
  • Finger waves
  • victory rolls
  • Hollywood waves
  • Audrey Hepburn

Unit 9

  • extra help
  • do’s & don’t for a successful trial run
  • Wedding day tips
  • record Keeping

Unit 10

  • certification
  • business & marketing advice
  • professional insurance

How many exams do I need to take

There are 6 modules in total.

Do I need any previous experience with hair?

No, you can be a complete beginner – this course is suitable for all levels of experience, we how you how to create beautiful hair style step by step – you just need to love working with hair – we’ll help you with the rest.

I’m a qualified hair dresser - is this the right course for me?

Yes, we have people how have been hairdressing for 20years who join us on online training courses – you’ll learn lots of new tips and techniques  – and your confidence in putting hair up will go through the roof.

Can I watch the tutorials as many times as I like?

Yes, you can watch the tutorials at any time, stop and start, rewind or fast forward!

Can I pay by instalments?

Yes! You can now pay for our online course using PayPal Credit – all you need is a PayPal account. Find out more here.

Can I submit my completed exam modules before the end of my membership?

Yes you can submit your completed exam papers at any time.

I don’t live in the US, can I still take the online training course?

There are no boundaries – you can live any where in the world. Please note- all the lessons are in English.

What do I do if I get stuck?

You can email Pam and the CBH team at any time throughout the length of your membership.

How many styles will I learn?

We have over 50 tutorials – with new styles added each month. However, the aim of the ours is actually to teach you how to create the right foundation s and how to secure the hair properly – so you will be able to create any bridal hair style.

Do I need a fast broadband connection?

Our videos are shot in HD so that you can clearly see all the fine details that go into our styles. We recommend a reliable broadband connection, at least 16mb download speed. If you have problems streaming other online videos you might have problems with ours too. You should contact your broadband provide and ask them to fix it or upgrade your connection.

How do you mark my work?

We have detailed exam papers and we ask you to send images of your work via, showing the before and after photos of each style.

Can I work on practice heads or do I need live models?

Yes you can work on either practice heads or live models, however, for the best results practice heads should be 100% human hair.