What is the course about?
The course will teach you how to create a wig foundation using lace and galloon. This course is ideal for career and professional development.
Is a pre-enrolment interview or assessment required for this course?
What level is the course and do I require particular skills, experience or prior qualifications?
This course is not accredited. You do not need any prior knowledge, skills or qualifications however a keen interest in wig making is essential.
What topics does the course cover?
In this course, you will learn the foundations of wig making including how to measure the head and make a head wrap. How to adapt the base to fit the model head measurements and how to use a range of wig net to create a lace front wig.
How will I be taught and assessed?
The course is delivered in our in-house make up salon using industry standard dressing equipment. There are 6, 6-hour day time sessions. You will receive theory training and watch practical demonstrations and then practice your newly acquired knowledge and skills on wig blocks.
Are there any other costs or equipment I need to get?
No, the fees cover all equipment and materials.
By the end of the course what should I be able to do?
By the end of the course, you will be able to measure for a wig and record the measurements, make a head block template using the template, apply foundation in sections and add tucks and pleats and use sewing and whipping techniques to secure the net.
What are the progression opportunities following this course?
Upon successful completion of this course, you can choose to do one of our other full cost Hair and or Make up courses such as Balayage, How to Blow dry your Own Hair or facial postiche making. You may also wish to consider enrolling onto one of our accredited Hair or Make up courses.