Short Courses – Industry Guests

Creative Edge Training are proud to align with Industries Best and offer Quality Education to all QLD’S Hairdressers in 2020

We are excited to be aligned with DE LORENZO. Creative Edge Training will be offering subsidised places in these advanced workshops to our superstar Apprentices.

Check out the courses below and if you would like to be a part of these courses fully subsidised by Creative Edge Training, talk with your Educator to express your interest

For all other bookings  Click here or Phone De Lorenzo on 1800 800 347

Brad Ngata

Brad Ngata

Brad is the Creative Director of one of Australia’s edgiest boutique salon brands, Brad Ngata Hair Direction, located in the heart of Sydney. Synonymous with fabulous hair styling and a huge stage presence,Brad is recognised both throughout Australia as a multi
award winning artist with Hair EXPO and Australian Hair Fashion Awards and internationally for his adaptability and versatility.
Brad will share with you four very strong editorial looks just like what we have seen in collections across New York, London and Paris where designers made bold statements with hair adornments.

This session will teach you looks that can be used for competitions, photographic sessions or tamed for salon-friendly looks. A tool box of adornments will be available for use on the day or you may bring any additions you want to learn to apply to the hair.

Let there be glitter!

Mannequins will be supplied for use on the day.

Recommended for
Stylists who want to learn to achieve outrageous editorial looks. Learn how to completely finish the hair with shine and glamour choosing the right angles and position for clips, glitter and other hair adornments.

Session Focus
• Planning the look and preparation of the hair
• How to apply the appropriate amount of product
• How to not over do it!
• How to achieve beautiful, balanced finishes
• How to use lighting and other props for the perfect
social media image

Cost: $200 | Time: 4 hours

Location: De Lorenzo Brisbane Studio

Provided: Light refreshments
Bring: hairdryer with nozzle/irons/wands, brushes, clips any hair adornments you may like to use

Paula Hibbard

Paula Hibbard

For the Love of… Long HaiR

Paula Hibbard, finalist for Hair Expo and AHFA NSW Hairdresser of the year 2019, has become one of hairdressing’s most in-demand boutique educators across all facets of long hair styling. She is a passionate and motivated educator who delivers classes jam- packed with simple, creative and inspirational techniques. Spending time with Paula is an opportunity to elevate your confidence, build on your current skill set and gain new tricks across all facets of long hair styling.

“A well trained stylist saves time, makes money and results in clients walking out of the salon looking fabulous – this is your best advertisement! I have a passion for long hair and styling because I’ve always loved seeing the finished product… women who look
glamorous and feel fantastic!” Paula Hibbard. Mannequins will be supplied for use on the day.

Recommended for
Stylists who want to build their long hair clientele,
build on their existing client base and create a point of
difference in finishing for special occasions.
Learn the steps for quick looks that you can take back
into the salon for use on all ages immediately.

Look and Learn
Take a long hair journey with Paula as she presents three models to you with styling techniques you can take back to the salon to WOW clients and broaden your style repertoire. As she creates, Paula will share with you how to choose the right product, styling tools, extensions, padding and consultation tips to nail your long hair styling service.

Put into practice what you have been inspired with in the morning. As you build on what you have learnt Paula will walk you through three hairstyles of your choice, sharing her wealth of knowledge and helping you become a better long hair artist.

Cost: $400 | Time 1 day

Location: De Lorenzo Brisbane Studio

Provided: Light refreshments and lunch
Bring: hairdryer with nozzle, curling iron, hot rollers, large round brush, paddle brush, teasing brush, oval cushion brush, metal end tail comb, brown bobby pins,3 inch fringe pins, elastics and sectioning clips

Morning Look and Learn only $150

Sarah Briscoe

Real Colour Journey

Sara Briscoe from Roca Verde will take you on a colour journey from the chair, to the basin to the final finish. Get educated on how to achieve the perfect lived in colour. Sara will cover colour placement, techniquesof low lights, highlights and where to leave negative space. Followed by high impact basin work including zone toning, basin balayage and achieving a beautiful finish.

Sara will also touch on taking a blonde from light to a more natural look in two easy steps.

This class is an open and honest class with NO question off limits including business and team management.
Look and learn on a live model in the morning and workshop the ideas on a mannequin in the afternoon.

Recommended for
Colourists who want to see what’s new and what improvements we have made over the last few years.
Recap on our favourite techniques we just can’t live without – as you know some things change and some
stay the same. Sara will also cover when to rebook your clients for maintenance toners and basin balayage to make your colour business boom!

Session Focus
• Learn how to give your clients effortless, sun kissed hair with an easy grow out.
• Learn the art of light and shade
• How to add depth to make your light pop
• Maximise a blonde feeling without harsh lines

Cost: $390 includes mannequin to keep | Time: 1 day

Location: De Lorenzo Brisbane Studio

Provided: Light refreshments and lunch
Bring: metal tail comb x 2, curling iron, hairdryer, brushes, clips, combs and foil

Morning Look and Learn only | Cost: $150

Tynne Sanders

Tynne Sanders

Short Hair Goals

Tynne’s career has seen her move from a stylist to a full-time educator and back again and is now the
owner of the Award winning Hoopla Salon. Hoopla has developed a reputation for chic, creative and stylish haircuts that combine classic and contemporary highly skilled stylists, is derived from believing that with confidence and knowledge comes creativity and clarity. This course will focus on breaking down your consultation, planning and executing a very versatile long pixie style haircut. You will have a clear understanding of the areas of the head and what structures work best.

Disconnection without the disconnection and take the fear out of going above the shoulders!

Recommended for
Third year apprentices through to experienced senior
stylists who are looking to grow their short haircut
clientele, build confidence and speed. Refine your skills
and perfect a cutting consultation.

Session focus
• Create a commercial yet edgy long pixy haircut with texture and movement
• Tricks to cut the perfect fringe
• Work with disconnection to create a seamless result
• Lead the consultation, ‘sell’ the haircut and discover what your client really wants
• Make confident recommendations based on your clients face shape and hair type
• Understand what structures work best on areas of the head
• Break down a haircut and make a plan based off an Instagram reference image
• Focus on cutting and razor technique to develop speed and accuracy as well as posture/ergonomics to prevent fatigue and injuries

Cost: $390 includes mannequin to keep | Time: 1 day

Location: De Lorenzo Brisbane Studio

Provided: Light refreshments and lunch
Bring: your scissor kit, feather razor, cutting combs, hairdryer, brushes, clips and water spray

Morning Look and Learn only | Cost: $150

Angela Soong

Angela Soong

Pixel Colouring

Angela is the only person in Australia qualified to teachthe Pixel method of colouring. After spending time inMadrid with X-Presion Creativos to learn this wonderful technique, Angela is now sharing her knowledge about this unique and fun colouring method.

This session will give you the opportunity to learn something brand new, challenging your precision and skill.

Angela will demonstrate with a live model going through theory of Level 1 Pixel. There will be mannequins on display demonstrating the various results and patterns that can be achieved. You will learn to use the De Lorenzo Nova360o range and the unique tools to create a Pixel colour. There is also the option to continue to Level 2 Pixel in another session.

Recommended for
Advanced colourists who want to learn something fun and new! Push the boundaries of colouring and extend their colouring knowledge.

Session Focus
• Pixel colouring theory, colour selection and tools
• Level 1 Pixel using one or two colours to tone
• Creating a commercial pixel look that is salon friendly
Cost: $390 includes mannequin to keep | Time: 1 day

Location: De Lorenzo Brisbane Studio

Provided: Light refreshments and lunch
Bring: metal tail comb, hairdryer, flat irons, brushes, flat sectioning clips

Morning Look and Learn only | Cost: $150

Geoffrey Herberg presents BRIDAL CLASSIC/LONG HAIR

This full-day, hands-on workshop encompasses long hair techniques suitable for bridal and formal occasions. Classic long hair techniques ,hair preparation, techniques including the perfect ponytail, bridal buns, chignons braids, backcombing, waves and bouffant editorial inspired styling are made easy. and Geoffrey has created many bridal and formal hairstyles for numerous publications such as Modern Wedding and Queensland Brides. Geoffrey’s passion for long hair is seen through his worldwide published collections.Geoffrey’s passion for long hair is seen through his worldwide published collections.

Date: TBA

Location: Creative Edge Training Gold Coast


Creative Edge Student:

Price includes a light lunch

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Long Hair Mannequins and stands provided

Tools required:


Hot iron

Paddle brush

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