House of Colour are committed to achieving excellence through education. We offer our education academies to those who are passionate about hairdressing and want to get their career underway. We also educated those who want to refresh their skill-set and progress their career. Our unique training program in both practice and theory is now available privately

Our academy is lead by some of Ireland's elite in hairdressing, having won awards on both the national and international stage. Our teachers offer the utmost professional mentorship as they guide you through the steps and enhance your knowledge and skill-set in an engaged and positive way.

Our courses are designed with the student in mind to ensure that their goals and needs are catered for. Whether you require a one-day crash course or a 9 month foundation course, House of Colour can fulfil your needs.

Our training takes place just along the River Liffey in Trendy Temple Bar Academy, where you will feel at home with others that are energetic and passionate about progressing. If you're interested in enrolling, call us on 01–6799191 and speak with one of our team-members. 


The Foundation Course is ideal for people who are looking to begin their career in hairdressing and have had no experience to date. This course also caters for those who wish to simply upskill and refresh their knowledge of hairdressing as they improve their competencies. This course is designed to help you achieve the highest level of basic hairdressing in a 9month period. It will allow you the perfect opportunity for starting your career as it is a stepping stone towards the future.

Based on our Award Winning Training Programme this intense course is assure to leave you excite, inspired and highly motivated. Our teaching team will push you to the limits as you achieve your goals. On passing your exam, you will receive a House of Colour Diploma that is recognised worldwide allowing you the chance to kickstart your career at home or abroad. House of Colour can also award you with a City&Guilds Diploma for International Qualification.


Anybody from a complete novice to a highly trained professional is suitable for this course as it covers a vast range of hairdressing skills.


The course takes the form of both theory and practical examination. City&Guilds accredit each section and assess you every 6 weeks.


Massage, shampooing, consultation work, colour theory, blowdrying, tinting, full head meche, long haircuts, bob haircuts, firefly haircuts, layering, fashion cuts, fashion colouring and basic upstyling.


Upon starting we provide our students with a hairdryer, dolls head, tint bowl and brush.


Mon–Wed from 10am until 5pm on a weekly basis for a period of nine months.

City&Guilds International Diploma


Your future is in your own hands, give yourself the opportunity you deserve by choosing a career that not only inspires you but also rewards you.