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Understanding Afro & Asian Hair. London - 2 days

BECTU LPD and Training Dept

Understanding Afro & Asian Hair. London - 2 days
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Ticket Type Sales End Price * Fee Quantity
BECTU member   more info 1 hour before event starts £150.00 £0.00
Non BECTU member   more info 1 hour before event starts £300.00 £0.00
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Understanding Afro & Asian Hair - 2 days 

This 2 day course is part of a set of three modularised courses to address the lack of training for professional hair and make-up artists working in film & TV with BAME make-up and hair. It is a pilot course and has been developed in partnership between Equity and BECTU.

If you are not a BECTU member & would like to join it will make the course considerably cheaper, plus you will gain all the additional benefits of being a BECTU member (too numerous to list here). To find out more and join:

Course Description

  • Relevant health & safety requirements.
  • Basic etiquette to show that hair & make-up artists are knowledgable about BAME skin and hair types.
  • How to prepare Afro & Asian hair ready for styling / wig application
  • Knowledge of weaves / extensions with regards to safe application, removal & maintenance.
  • Corn rows, braids, twists and dreads
  • Styling / heat application.

 Tutor: Joy Daphney Djadi


Experience in hairdressing & barbering, Media Make Up. Lecturer and assessor for vocational assessments across a range of levels in Hair & Beauty.   Internal quality assurance coordinator across hair & Beauty programs.  Responsible for the development and delivery of NVQ short courses in Caucasian & Afro women’s hairdressing.                                                                                                                                                

Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Cost: £150  BECTU members.   Non BECTU members £300

 Cancellation Policy

We appreciate that when circumstances change you may no longer be able to attend a training course date you have already booked and paid for.

Whilst we will always try our best to accommodate any alterations to your plans, BECTU has a standard cancellation policy which is as follows:

  • If you notify us (phone/email) 7 full days or longer before the scheduled course date you will not be charged and will be refunded in full any course fees you have paid.
  • If you do not attend the course and/or fail to notify us in advance you will be charged the full course fee.  *This is unless you can demonstrate to us extenuating circumstances.
  • We are unable to reimburse any non-transferable travel or accommodation expenses that may arise from a course being re-scheduled or cancelled.


BECTU reserves the right to cancel courses without liability. However, where possible, delegates will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.

Do you have questions about Understanding Afro & Asian Hair. London - 2 days ? Contact BECTU LPD and Training Dept

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373-377 Clapham Road
SW9 9BT London
United Kingdom

Understanding Afro & Asian Hair. London - 2 days
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