“Hairdressing is a craft which demands that stylists are given the opportunities to realise their creative and commercial potential no matter what their level of experience”.

Taylor Taylor London is in the unique position to offer bespoke hairdressing courses tailored for external academies across the world and also intimate sessions of private education available direct to individuals or smaller hair salons.

Our education team is headed up by the incredible Jamie Holloran. Jamie has over 24 years of training and technical experience and is one of the company’s most in demand blonde specialists, with an impressive host of celebrity and high-profile clients. Jamie has already established an almost cult following and has worked with sustainable beauty brand Davines for the last 3 years as a Colour Ambassador and Uk Educator.

Taylor Taylor London has achieved global recognition for the exceptional calibre of our hair stylists and colourists who combine their appointments in our award winning salon spaces with regular editorial, commercial and catwalk assignments.

Fully Bespoke Education

Our education team has been created with a clear directive to share our insider knowledge to help hairdressers develop both their creative and commercial potential.

With our complete flexibility we can tailor our training to any level of experience in any country of the world and help you develop the latest cutting, colouring or styling techniques. Whether it be catwalk to client styling, creative cutting or a men’s masterclass, unlike many, more formal courses we will work with you to create unique programs that are designed to inspire. Let us help you create the best possible haircut or hair colour for the salon floor or push the boundaries of what you can achieve in your session styling work.

For more details on our fully bespoke hairdressing courses please contact us via email on

Private Education Courses

We have three colour courses currently available which can be booked directly with our team.

For more details or to book a place on one of our full day colour courses please contact us via email on

Signature Taylored Airtouch

Exclusively led by Jamie Holloran, this signature colour course teaches one of the most innovative techniques in hairdressing which provides ground breaking changes in colouring. Spaces are strictly limited as all participants will receive highly personalised, curated training during the session.

• eliminates potential colour damage on new hair, assists fresh hair growth
• reduces appointment times in salon
• gives a cleaner and more natural look as well as giving the client longer between appointments.

Education Breakdown

• 3 bespoke sectioning patterns to use as standalone techniques.
• How to manipulate your sectioning patterns to create endless colouring options.
• How to achieve AirTouch on the ultimate blonde, natural highlights or a seamlessly blended, balayage.
• Demonstrations for both board and free-foiling applications.
• How AirTouch eliminates the need for root fades, saving time and maximising client satisfaction.
• The benefits of AirTouch in changing both the texture and growth of hair.
• How to lead your consultation for AirTouch and break down your client’s needs and wants.
• How to achieve the perfect application every time.
• How to maintain AirTouch colour.
• Supporting Davines Colour knowledge.
• Pricing and how to make more from your column.
• An exclusive Taylor Taylor London goodie bag.

Next Course (TBC)

Agenda: Theory & Live Demo Model and Practical Session
Location: Taylor Taylor London, 309 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London, W10 5TD
Cost: £375 + VAT

Taylored Beginnings - Balayage

A foundational course aimed at beginners in the industry looking to increase their confidence and experience or for more advanced hairstylists looking for a refresher on the fundamentals of creating that magical sun-touched look. An absolute must for industry professionals looking to master the basics of balayage before becoming fully certified colour artists.

Education Breakdown

• The fundamentals of freehand balayage and our failsafe roadmap.
• Essential techniques for perfectly balanced application results.
• How to paint the hair effectively and create maximum lift.
• How to create dimension and softness and the theory behind it.
• How to make the correct tonal choices.
• How to break down sections to tailor individual client needs.
• Commercial tips and techniques for managing a busy colour column.
• Full supporting Davines Colour and treatment knowledge.
• Taylored product goodie bag.

Next Course (TBC)

Agenda: Theory & Live Demo Model and Practical Session
Location: Taylor Taylor London, 309 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London, W10 5TD
Cost: £300 + VAT or combine with Bespoke Balayage for £575 + VAT

Bespoke Tayloring - Advanced Balayage

Developed exclusively by Jamie Holloran, this best-selling course, which our bespoke team has run for Davines Education for over three years, is also now available direct to all stylists and salons. Aimed at advanced stylists this Bespoke Balayage is specifically designed to; level up stylists into artists; empowering them with the technical skill and confidence to ‘break the rules’ and create bespoke colour solutions for their clients.

Education Breakdown

• A breakdown of the fundamental principles of balayage.
• A failsafe roadmap teaching you when to break the rules on section patterns.
• How to safely and effectively create your custom colouring.
• How to ramp up blonde colouring with full saturation.
• How to become a freehand artist by building both control and confidence.
• Discover every exclusive trick in Jamie’s daily arsenal of skills.
• Insider tips from hairline hacks, to building up your colour blend with teasing.
• Learn root tap, shadowing and smudge techniques for balayage excellence.
• Full supporting Davines colour knowledge.
• Taylored product goodie bag.

Next Course (TBC)

Agenda: Theory & Live Demo Model and Practical Session
Location: Taylor Taylor London, 309 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London, W10 5TD
Cost: £300 + VAT or combine with Beginnings Balayage for £575 + VAT