MCB Show, Paris
Sep
16
Sep 18

MCB Show, Paris

  • 1, place de la Porte de Versailles 75 015 Paris

MCB Show is the largest event of the beauty industry in Paris connecting an entire community of suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, retailers, beauty salons, clinics and independent professionals together. An exemplary business platform to demonstrate products, services and technologies – everything from ingredients and packaging for cosmetics to finished products. Chris Foster will be demonstrating his barbering skills at this show over the two days.

The event brings together, in one place:

  • The exhibition zone with +450 brands displayed
  • New collections and trends on stage with 10 hours of show
  • Experts taking part in workshops and conferences
  • Future talents with +200 competitors through the hair and makeup contest.

Increase your notoriety thanks to a multi-canal communication all year long (press agency dedicated to the event, several newsletters sent to 30 000 professional emails + 100 000 connections to the website + 8 300 contacts through social networks, partnership with trade press).  

Click here for more information and tickets.

Salon International, London
Oct
15
Oct 16

Salon International, London

Salon International will deliver a celebration of all things hairdressing, with hundreds of exhibition stands, products and services on offer to whet your appetite, whilst live stages and demonstrations will continue to offer inspiration and education at every turn. The Foss Creatives will be demonstrating on the HJ and Fellowship stage, and Chris Foster will be judging 'HJ Barber Of The Year'.

Join us there!


Barber Society Live,  Amsterdam
Jun
25
10:00 am10:00

Barber Society Live, Amsterdam

Barber Society Live in 2017, the "Barbers only" event, offering a mix of shows, seminars and product presentations from industry-related and lifestyle brands aimed at barbers. This second edition will take place on Sunday, June 25th, 2017 on the grounds of the Westergasfabriek. It's a larger building than BSL16, so more to see and do. An unmissable event for Barbers! Come and see the Foss Academy team.

Click here for more information and tickets.

Barber Connect, Telford
Jun
11
Jun 12

Barber Connect, Telford

Barber Connect offers a unique opportunity for barbers and brands to share new ideas and showcase their work with exciting live competitions taking place. With free tickets, parking and informative seminars it’s pretty obvious why this show is such a success! Having outgrown Newport’s Celtic Manor, this year’s venue will be the International Centre in Telford. Make sure to attend my profile-building seminar and see the Foss Academy art team demonstrating on GE Betterton's stand.

Book your free tickets now!
 

Barber UK, Birmingham
May
21
May 22

Barber UK, Birmingham

Held in partnership with the British Barbers' Association (BBA), Barber UK, in addition to Hair UK, provides visitors with the opportunity to discover the latest Spring / Summer launches in barbering, hair and male grooming. The exhibition also features educational experiences including the BBA Seminar Programme. I will be conducting an Afro barbering seminar and the Foss Academy will be demonstrating on its stand over the two days. 

Join us at Barber UK 2017 by registering for your free tickets either online or by calling the Ticket Hotline (24/7) on 01332 227 698.

Barber UK 2017 Opening Times:

Sunday 21st May 10:00am - 5:30pm

Monday 22nd May 10:00am - 5:00pm

Location:

Halls 17, 18 & 19, The National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham B40 1NT

 BeautyWorld, Dubai
May
14
May 16

BeautyWorld, Dubai

The 22nd edition of the three-day event takes place 14 - 16 May 2016 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, featuring more than 1,500 exhibitors from 62 countries. Beautyworld Middle East’s influence has spread not only across the Middle East and Africa plus the Indian subcontinent, but has gone well beyond, offering thousands of influential trade buyers the latest beauty trends and exciting new opportunities for their businesses.

A packed schedule of workshops, conferences, competitions, and educational features means this is also the most valued-added edition of Beautyworld Middle East in its 21-year history, making it the must-attend annual showcase the professional beauty industry.

Beautyworld Middle East and the British Barbers’ Association (BBA) will be shining the spotlight on the art of barbering in the UAE. Chris Foster will be demonstrating and judging the 'Battle of the Barbers' UAE.

 Spring Atelier, Miami
Apr
1
Apr 3

Spring Atelier, Miami

  • Boca Raton, FL

America/Canada

Intercoiffure is the most powerful and influential organization in the hair dressing industry. Only the highest prized leading hair salon owners hold membership into this organization. The Intercoiffure organization determines the standards of our industry and shares this responsibility with membership from over 50 other countries.

Fundamental Barbering With Mr Sam Wall
Mar
19
10:00 am10:00

Fundamental Barbering With Mr Sam Wall

  • Harry B's

Fundamental Barbering is the perfect way to unlock your potential and develop your professional barbering skills. Discover the essential techniques and approaches needed to get you started in the world of men’s hairdressing.

STUDENT PROFILE

Newly qualified stylist or hair professionals wanting to gain better knowledge of fundamental barbering techniques.

COURSE BENEFITS

  • Learn and establish fundamental barbering skills and techniques

  • Gain confidence in cutting and styling men’s hair

  • Increase knowledge and use of essential tools

COURSE FORMAT

  • Observational Learning

  • Tutor demonstrations and explanations

  • Practical Workshop

COURSE CONTENT

  • Introduction to the context of men’s hairdressing

  • Assessing head shapes & hair types

  • Standardised approach to sectioning

  • Scissor over comb

  • Efficient use of all core tools – clipper, open razor and scissors

  • Finishing technique

EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Mannequin/Training Head

  • Cutting Comb

  • Jumbo Comb

  • Scissors

  • Clippers

  • Hairdryer

Men's ID With Mr Sam Wall
Mar
12
10:00 am10:00

Men's ID With Mr Sam Wall

  • Harry B's

 

The Men’s ID training course is designed to help you advance your cutting skills using scissors and the feather razor. Acknowledged as a core element of men’s hairdressing, this course advocates the mastery of creative cutting techniques to achieve the latest trends and styles. Endorsed by the British Barbering Association, this course helps to build on your existing cutting skills and provide sound knowledge, broaden your abilities and increase your confidence to unleash your creativity.

 

COURSE BENEFITS:

Be able to select and use the most appropriate cutting tools to achieve your desired results

Know how to apply scissor and razor techniques to create texture

Increase your knowledge and confidence in precision cutting

If you wish to remain on the crest of the wave; delivering on-trend styles to an impeccable standard, this course is for you! Men’s ID is perfect if you are ready to move your hairdressing to a higher level.

STUDENT PROFILE:

Stylists looking to progress their skills and igniting their creativity

COURSE FORMAT:

Practical Workshops
Hands on learning with tutor demonstration and explanations

COURSE CONTENT:

• Exploration of fashion trends and influences
• Shape manipulation
• Masculine texturising techniques
• Comprehensive insight into directional movement

EQUIPMENT NEEDED:

Mannequin/Training Head

Cutting Comb

Jumbo Comb

Scissors

Clippers

Hairdryer

Trimmers

Feather Razor

Clipper Confidence With Mr Sam Wall
Feb
26
10:00 am10:00

Clipper Confidence With Mr Sam Wall

  • harry B's

The humble clipper can be used as a precision tool with the right training and practice and remains the cornerstone of everyday barbering. Clipper Confidence responds to the needs of the modern barber who desires to provide an elite service to their customers and requires the skills to move on from clipper proficiency to a precision practitioner.

COURSE BENEFITS:

  • Be proficient in the art of fading multi-textured hair

  • Have perfected and updated your existing clipper skills

  • Possess new advanced techniques to greatly expand your clipper repertoire

  • Be able to conduct client consultations and appointments with increased knowledge and confidence

Clipper Confidence is everything you need to increase your competence and confidence to establish your position as an excellent men’s hairdresser. You will be capable of rising to all clipper cutting challenges and exceed client expectations.

STUDENT PROFILE:

Newly qualified stylist or hair professionals wanting to gain commercial skills of barbering.

COURSE FORMAT

Practical Workshops
Hands on learning with tutor demonstration and explanations

 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Speed Tapering

  • Creating the perfect blend and fade

  • Freehand clippering

  • Clipper over comb

  • Texturising with clippers

  • Cross Fader Technique – Chris Foster’s Signature Technique

 

HJ Live, London
Feb
26
Feb 27

HJ Live, London

  • excel london

HJ Live London is taking place alongside Professional Beauty London on 26 & 27 February at ExCeL London and will bring you the latest trends and innovations all under one roof. This is where you can see, try and buy the latest products and equipment, network with fellow professionals, meet the leading suppliers in the hairdressing industry and BE INSPIRED! Come and see the Foss Creatives on the fellowship stand on Sunday at 3:15.

Profit Profile Seminar, Edinburgh
Jan
31
6:00 pm18:00

Profit Profile Seminar, Edinburgh

  • Charlie Miller

This seminar is specially designed to help any stylist achieve their goals and dreams within the hair industry. Will learn how to truly turn your passion into profit. The Keys A successful career in nine month. Chris Foster shares his knowledge on.

  • How to build a profitable business
  • How to raise money for a product range or any industry venture
  • How to productise your knowledge
  • How to gain that industry profile and influences.

Click on the link to find out more and book your free place!

https://bookwhen.com/fossacademy

Fundamental Barbering With Mr Sam Wall
Jan
29
10:00 am10:00

Fundamental Barbering With Mr Sam Wall

  • Harry B's Hair & Beauty, Gosforth

Fundamental Barbering is the perfect way to unlock your potential and develop your professional barbering skills. Discover the essential techniques and approaches needed to get you started in the world of men’s hairdressing.

STUDENT PROFILE

Newly qualified stylist or hair professionals wanting to gain better knowledge of fundamental barbering techniques.

COURSE BENEFITS

  • Learn and establish fundamental barbering skills and techniques

  • Gain confidence in cutting and styling men’s hair

  • Increase knowledge and use of essential tools

COURSE FORMAT

  • Observational Learning

  • Tutor demonstrations and explanations

  • Practical Workshops

COURSE CONTENT

  • Introduction to the context of men’s hairdressing

  • Assessing head shapes & hair types

  • Standardised approach to sectioning

  • Scissor over comb

  • Efficient use of all core tools – clipper, open razor and scissors

  • Finishing techniques

EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Mannequin/Training Head

  • Cutting Comb

  • Jumbo Comb

  • Scissors

  • Clippers

  • Hairdryer

Profile Profile Seminar, Colchester
Jan
9
Jan 10

Profile Profile Seminar, Colchester

This seminar is specially designed to help any stylist achieve their goals and dreams within the hair industry. Will learn how to truly turn your passion into profit. The Keys A successful career in nine month. Chris Foster shares his knowledge on.

  • How to build a profitable business
  • How to raise money for a product range or any industry venture
  • How to productise your knowledge
  • How to gain that industry profile and influences.

Click on the link to find out more and book your free place!

https://bookwhen.com/fossacademy