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New Career?!

Enrol Now for The Beginners Course NVQ


Level 2




Nicky Oliver Hairdressing Academy Manchester

Providing exceptional hairdressing training since 1990.

Do you dream of becoming a top stylist?

With the Nicky Oliver Academy you can turn these dreams into reality by enrolling on a hairdressing course at our prestige, five storey hairdressing academy in Manchester's quirky and creative Northern Quarter.

We offer a large variety of hair dressing courses for all experience levels: from beginner to intermediate and advanced hairdressers. Whatever your hairdressing experience we have hairdressing courses to suit everyone.

Bored of your nine to five job and fancy a career change?

Don't ever think that it is too late to pursue your dream career. Hairdressing allows you to be creative whilst interacting with clients and boosting people's self-esteem. Whether you want to work self-employed or be hired by a top stylist, hairdressing opens a door of opportunities at your feet.

Nicky Oliver's hairdressing academy is internationally known for our excellent industry training and seminars. So if you want to attend the best hairdressing school in the country then here is where you need to be!

Having a qualification from the Nicky Oliver Academy on your CV puts you one step closer to your dream career in hairdressing and is highly sought after in the industry.

Are you ready for a life changing experience?

As well as opening up a new world of career opportunities, hair dressing courses at the Nicky Oliver Academy build up your confidence and are set in a fun environment to teach you the work hard, play hard ethic that our hairdressers' inject into their everyday lives.

On our training courses you will work with live models on a regular basis and get to practice your interpersonal skills with potential future clients, as well as getting to grips with their hair.


Be a model and get a great hairstyle
Phone 0844 999 0644 to book a appointment and ask to be a model in the Academy


"I had just moved to Alderley Edge in Cheshire and wanted to study hairdressing."

"I had worked as a Graphic Designer in London and fancied a change that would suit more with being a mum of three boys. I did a search online and found Nicky Oliver. I rang up and went in to see him. First thing I fell in love with the atmosphere and his personality. So I signed up for the 18 weeks course, NVQ 2 Level."

The famous Nicky Oliver Two in one blade.Brushs and Carbon combs plus much more.
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Beginners Hairdressing Classic Course NVQ Level 2 plus Nicky Oliver Diploma. Level 2 Barbering.

The Nicky Oliver Academy Beginners course is delivered over 2 or 3 days each week. The course is an intensive, practical course, designed to cater for students with little or no knowledge of the hairdressing profession.

Beginners hairdressing NVQ 2/3 course starting thoughout the year.Phone for dates advailable.


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The Nicky Oliver NVQ Level 3 combination course is delivered over 2 or 3 days each week. The course is an intensive, practical course, designed to cater for students who have gained NVQ level 2 qualification in the hairdressing profession.


As part of the course your skills will be assessed and should there be any gaps in your level 2 knowledge we will address them. For the first half of the NVQ Level 3 course you will learn advanced and current commercial hairdressing skills, along with the theory and technical knowledge required to become a level 3 professional stylist.


Once completed, you will move onto the next level and learn more advanced techniques

Hairdressers Manchester

Manchester Hairdressers / Academy / Office
32 Oldham Street
Northern Quarter
M1 1JN

Tel: 0844 999 0644
Calls from outside UK: 0044 161 241 0380

Opening Hours:


Academy Salon
Monday - Wednesday
10.00 am - 6.00 pm


Academy Office
Monday - Friday
10.30 am - 5.00 pm

24 hour academy line 0844 999 0644:





32 Oldham Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester. M1 1JN           Tel: 0844 999 0644, (Calls from outside UK: 0161 241 0380)           E:

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What our hairdressing courses Manchester deliver;

. We have courses for hairdressers of all levels and these can be tailored to your individual needs
. A fun and motivational training environment
. Teaching by industry experts
. Classes are taught in small groups to focus on your individual training
. Build on your confidence
. Open up new career prospects and opportunities
. Be part of a life-changing experience
. Internationally recognised qualifications

So what are you waiting for?

Take control of your hairdressing career today and enrol in one of our exceptional hairdressing courses.

For more information on our hair dressing school and courses contact the Nicky Oliver Academy on 0844 999 0644, or complete a course enquiry form today.

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