Our abc colour course is the perfect introduction to the touchstone techniques used by Sassoon trained colourists in this invigorating medium, as selecting and applying colour is a skill that will add extensively to your earning potential.

During the course you will study colour chart theory, as well as total, partial and combination colour techniques through demonstrations and daily hands on work sessions. You will soon be confident in selecting colours that complement your clients’ skin tone and choosing application techniques that will add a new dimension to the cut. We believe that mastering these key skills is of great benefit before moving on to advanced work, so seize your chance to make a great start in the world of colour.

Learning focus

  • Demonstrations
  • Practical colour sessions on live models or mannequin heads
  • Total colour techniques
  • Partial colour techniques
  • Combining techniques
  • ABC colour lecture
  • Depth and tone colour lecture 


COURSE DATES Dates shown with an asterisk * denote a public holiday
5 Jun 2023 25 Sep 2023
5 Days
abc Diploma


Sassoon training is globally recognised as the ultimate in hairdressing education, providing you with a passport to a successful career in the international world of hair.

For over 60 years, the reputation of Sassoon Academy has been built on developing and providing world-class education at our hair academies and education centres around the globe. Through an unparalleled system of training that has become definitive, our instructors deliver our hairdressing courses with passion and professionalism, inspiring generations of Hair Professionals of all levels of experience.

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of hairdressing courses designed to meet a variety of learning requirements in both cut and colour all completed with the coveted Sassoon Academy Certificate. From our world-renowned Beginners course, the start point of thousands of successful graduates to our acclaimed weekly Classic and Creative courses and the ultimate Seasonal Masters course, alumni of Sassoon Academy are building successful careers in all areas of the global hairdressing industry.

Training at a Sassoon hair academy will ensure that not only will you gain real commercial skills from our hairdressing courses; you will become part of the extended Sassoon Family and take away with you a piece of the culture that created Sassoon.


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abc Colour

Our abc colour course serves as your perfect introduction to this invigorating medium as selecting and applying colour is a skill that will add extensively to your earning potential.


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abc Men

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1-ON-1 Tuition

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