Posted on May 17, 2022

National training provider, Learning Curve Group (LCG), are bringing their successful Hair and Beauty training academies to Newcastle with a brand new salon opening in May. LCG already have seven Hair and Beauty academies across the North East and London that support hundreds of learners every year to achieve qualifications to succeed as the stylists, barbers and beauty therapists of the future. In 2021 the academies were awarded Hair and Beauty Apprenticeship Provider of the Year at AAC Awards.

The new Academy will be opening in Wallsend with an official open event at 12pm on Saturday 28th May. Learning Curve Group invites the budding stylists, barbers and beauticians to look around the academy and learn about what courses are available. There will be master classes from some of the region's top makeup artists, a chance to have a tour around the top of the range facilities and talk to staff and tutors about the opportunities available.

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Learners at the academies are taught by experienced tutors who have previously worked in the industry. The state of the art academies were designed to replicate a working hair and beauty salon so the learners gain experience of working in an engaging and real life environment. The salons are equipped with the latest technologies and Loreal products to ensure the learners are gaining skills in relevant and new trends. LCG’s Newcastle Academy is over 3,000 square foot over 2 floors, with a barbering, styling and colouring stations, beauty rooms and multiple training rooms for classroom based learning.

Judith Allen, Director of Academies at LCG, said: “I am so excited to bring our award winning Hair and Beauty provision to Newcastle. Our Academies give learners a chance to discover what it is like to work in a real life salon with high quality equipment and products. Our learners gain valuable experience which will set them up with the skills and qualities that employers in the hair and beauty industry are looking for. I am looking forward to welcoming the next generation of hair and beauty professionals into our academy.”

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LCG have a huge range of courses available at the Newcastle Academy including Barbering, Beauty Therapy, Nail Technology, Hair and Media Make Up, Make Up Artistry, Hairdressing and more.

LCG work with hair and beauty salons in the area to place their learners into apprenticeships or employment; this is an initiative that makes LCG’s academies unique. One of LCG’s close employer links is the award winning Daniel Galvin hair salons in London, where learners have had the chance to work behind the scenes at London Fashion Week and work alongside some of the countries top hair stylists, gaining life-changing experience that helps shape their talents and sensibility as a creative hairdresser.

Learning Curve Group already have 50 skills based academies across the country which specialise in industries such as Construction, Business, and Military Preparation. LCG supports thousands of learners through their academies every year and help them begin their careers.

The award winning training provider invites anyone interested in a career in hair and beauty to come along to their open day at 12pm on Saturday 28th May at 5-7 High Street West, Wallsend NE28 8JA. For more information about courses available and eligibility please click here.

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