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
  • Employer Fair - 24 May 2016

Autumn 2015 jg@ newsIf you are interested in becoming a Hairdresser or Barber then our Hairdressing or Barbering Apprenticeships and college courses are perfect for you. Open Evenings for next year’s school leavers will take place on the last Tuesday of every month as follows at the London Road Studio from 5.30 to 7.00pm:
27th October 2015 :: 24th November 2015 :: 15th December 2015
26th January 2016 :: 23rd February 2016 :: 22nd March 2016 :: 26th April 2016

Phone NOW for details 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.

September 2015 jg@ newsAre you looking to employ new juniors/apprentices in summer 2016?
At Central Training we have been interviewing fantastic year 11 school leavers all year who are now looking to start traineeships or apprenticeships with our best employers from July 2016. If you would like to take this opportunity to meet this year’s school leavers and ensure that you snap up your next apprentice, secure your place early by phoning 0800 783 2901.


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.