This course is suited for:

  • Apprentices

  • Barbers and Hairdressers wishing to develop their skills in the salon

    **This course is NOT suited to complete beginners (please see our Foundation courses if you’re a beginner interested in starting in the Barbering Industry or have a chat with us *here*).

Step into your fade game.

Our two-day Clipper Masterclass is designed to improve clipper work, bring you confidence and create high standard modern short haircuts.

Our experienced educators will guide you through lectures, demonstrations and practical hands on sessions on up to 6 live models.


What you will learn:

  • Guard methods
  • Clipper over comb methods
  • Blending
  • Tapering
  • Fading


  • Clipper knowledge
  • Hand positioning
  • Body positioning
  • Shapes
  • Health and safety

What you will need:

  • We provide our students with everything they need while at the academy 


  •  If you need to purchase equipment we can help you or provide you with a professional kit at special Academy student price.

2 Day Course £399


28-29 June
14/15 July
2/3 august
23/24 august
13/14 September
30 September /1 October
11/12 October
28/29 October
8/9 November
25/26 November
13/14 December
17/18 January


SID Sottung Academy Ltd is an introducer appointed representative of Ideal Sales Solutions Ltd T/A Ideal4Finance.  Ideal Sales Solutions is a credit broker and not a lender (FRN 703401). Finance available subject to status. The rate offered is always provisional and will depend upon your personal circumstances, the loan amount and term.