Retro Barber Academy - Servicing Limerick and Tipperary

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Hi, my name is Frank Hacket and I am delighted to introduce you to Retro Barber Shop

At Retro Barber Shop and Barbering Academy we offer a range of upmarket barbering services in the atmosphere of a classic modern barber shop at an affordable  price.

Our goal is to provide all our customers with a quality service which makes our customers remember their experience at retro and to maintain our  reputation as Limericks Best Barber Shop. In today’s world, a man’s appearance is very important, so at Retro we understand the power of presentation. We will assist you in making the right impression. Work or play we will make you feel your best for any occasion.


Retro Barbering Academy - At Retro Barbering Academy our courses are designed to educate, inspire and motivate barbers and hairdressers at all stages of their careers from experienced stylists to beginners. We are the only training facility to offer Accredited courses in the mid-west. Our unique method of training provides students with the fundamentals to fast track their barber career. We are an official approved training centre and offer Certification from Vocational Training and Charitable Trust (VTCT).

Retro Academy is running a 6 week course we will be looking for models next Mondays & Tuesdays text 0852376166 to book

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Jeremy Mace

Hi could you let me know when your next course is and price thanks

Darren daly

Hi I was wondering about your barber course when is it starting how much it cost of you could let me know would be much appreciated

Edward Flannery

Hi frank, when do the courses start

RetroBarbers

Free Haircuts every thursday evening in retro from 6.30pm in retro barber academy on Denmark Limerick just text 0852376166

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1. Introduction to Barbering

This course will develop your knowledge and skills that you will need to provide a quality barbering service. This course will develop your  practical skills and gives you valuable experience in working with real clients and also a solid foundation for you to begin your barbering journey. Only 5 students per class so we can provide maximum support and advice throughout the course.

Course Content

- Customer Service -  Traditional barbering techniques -  Using scissors and thinning scissors  - Blending  - Styling  - Finishing

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Accredited Hot Towel and Shave Course

This course is a complete in depth step by step guide in preparing the client, analyzing hair growth patterns, directions to shave, treatments of blemishes, shave techniques and finishing. You will see an up close shaving demo with traditional methods mixed with new techniques using hot and cold towels, oils and  moisturizer. this course is suited for motivated Hairdressers / Barbers / Beauticians who want to offer Professional Hot Towel Shave service to existing clients while building up a new male clientele.

Only 5 students per class. Students will be expected to complete an assignment, assesments, and an Exam to achieve this accredited qualification.

Course Content (Models are Required) -  Consultation prior to shaving -  Hair growth patterns -  Preparation for shave-  Applying Hot Towels -  Shave Techniques -  Finishing Procedures -  Health and Safety -  External exam & assignment

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One Day Barbering Workshop in your Salon

This course offers you the opportunity to educate your team with our One day Barbering Seminar. Let us come and inspire you in the comfort of your own  salon.

On this seminar you will see demonstrations and enjoy practical sessions.

Only 5 students per class so we can provide maximum support and  advice through the course.

Ideal for hairdressers looking for more experience and confidence or as a refresher course.

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Intensive 12 Week Accredited Barber Course

This is an accredited barber course and is the only accredited barber course in the mid west. The course will be held in retro barber shop 1 evening a  week for 12 weeks with work experience. Students will be assessed on 4 separate modules and will be expected to produce a portfolio of their work.

This  course is ideal for students who wish to pursue a career in barbering. If you are a qualified hairdresser or just out of school this course will give you an internationally recognised qualification in barbering and invaluable practical work experience on live models to give you the experience you need. 

Course Content -  Blending / Tapering -  Traditional / Modern Technique - Health & Safety -  Practical Assessments -  Client consultation & communication

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Intensive 6 Week Accredited Barber Course

This is an accredited barber course and is the only accredited barber course in the mid west. The course will be held in Retro Barber Academy's High Street training facility 2 days a week for 6 weeks with work experience as optional. Students will be assessed on 4 separate modules and will be expected to produce a portfolio of their work.

This course is ideal for students who wish to pursue a career in barbering, qualified hairdresser, or just out of school this course will give you an internationally recognised qualification in barbering and invaluable practical work experience on live models to give you the experience you need.

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Advanced Barbering -  This course is suitable for students that have completed the Introduction to Barbering course. This course is suitable for hairdressers who wish to gain more experience in cutting mens hair and increase their barbering knowledge. The course is on 1 evening a week for 5 weeks. Places are limited so book your place early to avoid disappointment.

Course Content

Professional finish on your hair cuts - Detailed client consultations and client assessments

Fading & Tapering - Cut throat Razor - Texturising -  Hair tattoo / Designs

Providing commercial haircuts - Latest styles and trends in men's hair

Increased confidence with gents cuts - Scissors over comb

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