Beginner's Colour

This 8 week beginner’s colour course has been designed for those wishing to learn fundamental skills that will provide a robust practical experience and the confidence to work with salon clients.

Open to those with some hairdressing knowledge, or established stylists with no colour experience that wish to expand their skills.

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Course Focus

Course Overview:

You will be learning from the classic fundamental colouring skill set beginning with learning the theory and fundamental rules of colorimetry before starting hands on practices on models with tinting, different highlighting techniques, through to pre-lightening and colour correction services.

Our 8 week course integrates 2 modules of the Hair Professionals (previously NVQ) Level 3 in Hairdressing and is a mixture of theory sessions, block-work and over 35 workshops on live models. On successful completion, you will be provided with a 8 week TONI&GUY certificate of units achieved by City&Guilds.

Techniques based on TONI&GUY’s Future Foundation global education programme.

Full Kit Provided Including:

Professional hairdryer; brushes/combs, branded leather bag, plus everything you need to embark on your training journey.


Open to those with some hairdressing knowledge, or established stylists with no colour experience that wish to expand their skills.

Duration & Cost

8 Weeks

£4,740 + VAT

2024 Start Dates : London

  • March 11th
  • July 15th

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+44 (0)20 7836 0606


“Teaching this course is so rewarding for me as an educator; first of all, I love working with international students of any age, I think it brings to the class such a unique and special feeling of sharing and growth. From no experience at all into being able to create some outstanding and precise colour work, side by side we help supporting and mentoring them to reach their full potential and progress on their colour journey.” MICHELA BAZZOLI International Technical Artistic Director & Head of Beginners Colour Course

“I think TONI&GUY’s hairdressing course is one of the best. I've always loved being a colour expert. The techniques and work methods they taught me in this course really was the best practices and reflect the way professional colourists actually work. Michela has been so amazing and generous for sharing her knowledge with us. I hope to remain in touch with her for years to come.” MARJAN former student February 2021

“I couldn’t recommend the beginners colour course more, I absolutely loved my time on the course, with the most lovely, helpful and inspirational teachers! Throughout my time on the course I learnt I feel like I had the best understanding of colour that I could, the time and effort that the teachers put into us is amazing! I think it’s the best way to start off in the hairdressing industry.” DAISY former student February 2021

“I joined the Beginners Colour course in 2019. It has been an amazing experience as it really helped me to learn how to approach/give the best service to the clients. The teachers are wonderful, they guide you and give the best tips and tricks in order to have the best knowledge ever. Michela, for example, has been one of my favourite. I love TONI&GUY and their educational method is the best.” WILDE former student October 2019

“The Beginners colour course is a fantastic way to kick start your colour career, as it will introduce all you need to know about colouring and maintaining hair colour. So make sure you visit our TONI&GUY flagship academy in London to learn from our inspiring technical art team.” THOMAS former student May 2021