Central Hairdressing Academy (Southend)

Situated in Central Southend on Sea, the Academy was established by Martin Kolton MBE in 1983 with just 15 learners. The Academy today is renowned for its quality and expertise in the Hairdressing Industry and the staff work with City and Guilds giving input to the new hairdressing qualifications The Curriculum Leader, Keryl Titmus, is the author of the new City and Guilds Level 2 Hairdressing Textbook.

Today Central Hairdressing offer a variety of programmes; traineeships, apprenticeships, study programmes and adult learning in Barbering, Hairdressing, Customer Service, Employability and Management.

Lifeskills Solutions

News Highlights

  • Leaving school in summer 2016?
  • Apprenticeship Grants
  • Central Training Group
    and Joshua Galvin Annual Awards 2016

Spring 2016 jg@ newsIf you are interested in becoming a Hairdresser or Barber then our Hairdressing or Barbering Apprenticeships and college courses are perfect for you. Phone NOW to discuss your options for a career in hairdressing on 0800 783 2901.

August 2015 jg@ newsIf you are a Southend postcode based employer that has already received the AGE grant for your apprentices but are looking to recruit another apprentice, then you can apply for £1500 from Southend Borough Council. You can have up to 5 grants but these need to be for new employees – not existing apprentices. This is paid as £750 immediately and £750 after 6 months. Contact Southend Borough Council directly and claim your additional funds.

Summer 2016 jg@ newsCentral Training Group and Joshua Galvin Annual Awards 2016 incorporating the Photographic Competition final will be taking place on Sunday 25th September 2016 at The Bethnal Green Town Hall – phone 0800 783 2901 for information.


Where we're at

112-114 London Road, Southend on Sea, Essex SS1 1PQ





Start your career in hairdressing today!

You can call us right now on Freephone 0800 783 2901 or click the button to apply online.