• 11th & 12th August
     August 11, 2024 - August 12, 2024
     8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
with Aileen Maher
Step 1 Sunday 9th of June
Step 1 Sunday 11th of August
Step 2 Monday 10th of June
Step 2 Monday 12th of August
2 days
10am – 3pm (Lunch is included)
Option to book 1 or 2 days.
Ashbyrne Training, Lurg Lane, The Curragh, Co. Kildare, R56 E977
2 Days Training Image Skillnet Member Price: €175
1 Days Training Image Skillnet Member Price:€88

Course Content
STEP 1: Hair Thinning
On this course, you will learn everything there is to know about hair loss/bald spots. Treating a client with these issues can be tricky as there may be feelings of vulnerability. Here you will learn how to care for your client and how to ease them through this tough time. Topics covered include;

  • Introduction to hair, scalp & wig therapy.
  • Scalp Knowledge – why your client has oily/dry scalp, or hair loss.
  • Wig Types – natural, synthetic and lace wigs.
  • Treating Cancer Clients – cancer hair therapy and how to offer a bespoke wig service.
  • Wig Fitting – how to fit your client’s wig, and how to order custom made wigs.
  • T-Part Fitting – how to fit a T-Parting piece with a tapes system.
  • Hair Contrast Clip System – how to fit a T-Parting piece with a clip system.
  • Caring for a Client with a Bald Spot/Receding Hairline – using a New Me/Secret Spot to fix balding and receding hairlines.
  • Alopecia Clients – treating and caring for alopecia.
  • Treating and Fitting Pieces for Men – how to fit a piece on a balding gentleman.
  • Hair Tape Extension – how to fit a hair tape extension properly.
  • Where to Source your Starter Kits – become a credited hair contrast member.
  • Access to Live Videos – from training courses.

STEP 2: Excessive Hair Loss
As you will have covered all the theory of hair loss in Step 1, this will be more of a practical day of fitting wigs and hair pieces. This will bring your skills to the next level, enabling you to offer bespoke hair loss services in;

  • Excessive Hair Loss
  • Bespoke Pieces
  • Secret Spots
  • Gents’ Pieces

About the Trainer
Aileen Maher is a professional hairdresser who ran her own salon for 25 years. Having completed her Teacher/Assessor & IQA Award, she is now a Teacher/Educator for Xpert Professional IRE. Aileen designed this course in order to teach other hairdressers and barbers everything there is to know about hair, scalp and wig therapy. Her aim is for all her trainees to be able to run successful scalp clinics, in which they will look after all types of hair loss and scalp issues in both men and woman. She is an expert in fitting wigs and hair pieces, and she teaches a gentle approach in caring for your clients, easing them through this tough experience.

Qualifications Granted

  • CPD Endorsed by HABIA (Hair & Beauty Industry Authority) 
  • Step 1 – 4 hrs 45 mins
  • Step 2 – 5 hrs 15 mins

For more information, or if you need help in booking on to this course, contact us at info@imageskillnet.ie or 071-9640438. Course must be fully paid for in advance of the start date.

Details Price Qty
Step 1 Hair Thinning 11th Augustshow details + €88.00 EUR  
Step 1 Hair Thinning 12th Augustshow details + €88.00 EUR  
Step 1 and Step 2 11th & 12th Augustshow details + €175.00 EUR  


Lurg Lane, The Curragh, Kildare, R56 E977, Ireland