Want to become an award winning bridal makeup artist or hair stylist?

We are excited to announce that the Jo Willis Bridal Hair and Makeup Academy is now offering ‘accredited & certificated’ courses in bridal hair and makeup. Created by the multi-award winning team behind ‘Absolutely Flawless Bridal Hair & Makeup’.

With over 25 years of wedding experience, our tutors will guide you through the creative skills, product knowledge and business accumen required to kick start your career as a bridal beauty professional.

In addition, a Jo Willis BHMA qualification boasts an aftercare programme that is second to none, offering a direct pathway with job experience and work via our partnership with Absolutely Flawless Bridal Hair & Makeup. 

Interested? lovely, well let’s delve a little deeper…

What will I learn?

Stage 1
Bridal Skills

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Knowledge gained from performing 1000’s of weddings. You will learn the most up to date bridal hair and makeup techniques married with the best tried & tested products, to create flawless and long lasting styling that brides love.

Stage 2
Wedding Trials & Consultations

bridal makeup artist performing a wedding trial

Our tutors train you in proven preparation & analysis that ensures all bridal artists get the best from ‘their’ client at trial stage and wedding day.

Stage 3
Bridal Business, Marketing & Etiquette

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Customer service, bridal etiquette and business advice from 25 years experience in the wedding beauty industry.

Stage 4
Real wedding experience

bride admiring hair and makeup in the mirror on her wedding day

In an aftercare package second to none, you will assist award winning team Absolutely Flawless Bridal Hair & Makeup on 3 active weddings. Then join the ‘assist team’ for paid bridal work with an eventual direct path to full team membership* 

* full team membership dependant on the recruiting needs of Absolutely Flawless Bridal Hair & Makeup 

How long is the course?

The Course duration [hair OR makeup] is 5 Days – Monday to Friday – 9.30am to 4.30pm.

What does our Bridal Makeup course include?

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  • Bridal looks [natural; vintage; smokey and glam]
  • Colour correction and conceal
  • Bridal makeup and equipment
  • Marketing your bridal business
  • Bridal business tips for success

What does our Bridal Hair course include?

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  • Complete guide to Updo’s
  • Hollywood Waves
  • Bridal makeup and equipment
  • Marketing your bridal business
  • Bridal business tips for success

How much does it cost?

Bridal Makeup course: £2500

Bridal Hair course: £2500

if interest registered before 30.07.24

3 stage payment plan available with Klarna

Where are you located?

Station Approach, 1 Exchange Street, Stockport, SK3 0GA

Stockport train station – [2 min walk]
NCP Car Park – [2 min walk]
Stockport bus station – [3 min walk]

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