Course Content

This course as with colouring introduces students to the skills and knowledge required for chemically processing hair.  Hair Perming uses chemicals to permanent break and reform the bonds of the hair; depending on the client’s needs waves or curls can be achieved.  Straight perms for clients with curly hair can also be achieved. 

 Fast Track

This course is covered over a day and students are required to practice on their training blocks. 


It is essential that students provide training blocks (dummy’s) for the practical elements with at least 80% human hair. If possible students should also provide their own cutting equipment.  All can be purchased from Salon Xperts.

 Learning Outcomes

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Health and safety including Legislation
  • Face shapes, skin tones and hairstyles
  • Shampoo and conditioning
  • Sectioning the hair
  • Pre-Testing; types of tests and why
  • Sanitising and hygiene
  • Theory of Perming and how it works
  • Products, tools and techniques
  • Demonstrations
  • Style and finish hair
  • After care advice

 Learning Path

Students successfully completing this course can progress further onto other Hairdressing courses.


Fast Track

Course Completion

On completion of the course students that pass their assessment will be issued with a certificate which is nationally recognised and insurable by BABTAC (British Association of Beauty & Cosmetology) and The Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.

Fast Track - 1 day course

£ 99.00 + VAT Guild Course

Fast Track

Salma's Beauty Academy wishes to ensure that all their students leave with a memorable learning experience by providing a comfortable training environment, pleasant team of staff to support their learning needs and light refreshments which will be available to you throughout the day.

Please ensure you read and agree to our Terms and Conditions before enrolling onto any of our courses.

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