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    Focus Workshop

    Fade Focus2 days workshop

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    Hands-on Workshops

    Learn to navigate popular barbershop–reality mens haircuts using the Eikonic Barbering System.

    Fade Focus


    Course format
    2 Days
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    Course Overview

    Designed for efficiency, this strategic approach to hair will allow you to plan your time and maximize your productivity so that you’ll never have to go back to ‘blend’ in your mistakes

    • Understand guard systems and measurements
    • Eikonic’s Forms Cutting Solutions
    • Learn to “skip guards” & blend better
    • Define solutions for irregular head shapes
    • Learn tips to avoid unforgiving mistakes
    • Learn time saving techniques
    • Practice advance cutting tools handling
    • Build strong principles and a deeper understanding
    Day 1

    You will learn & practice:

    • Clipper & trimmer hidden features
    • Clippers & trimmers maintenance
    • Effectively use & control your clippers
    • Connections between guards shapes & measurements
    • Combine fades & forms to create infinite variations
    • Head structure analysis and design decision
    • Different clipper cutting blades and their uses
    • Consultation strategies
    • Hair line trimmer detailing techniques
    • Taper – Low Fade, Medium Fade
    • Clipper blending techniques such as cross hatch, pointillism
    • Connection & disconnection of interior & exterior of head
    • Create movements & textures for excellent hair styling experience
    Day 2

    You will learn & practice:

    • Reviews & recaps
    • Technical blend & Visual blend
    • High Skin fade / Bald fades
    • Clipper-over-comb techniques
    • Free-hand clipper handling & cutting techniques
    • Advance on scalp blending & fading techniques
    • Connection & disconnection of interior & exterior of head
    • Activate textures & movements for shorter hair styling experience
    • Effective consultation approach
    • Skill transfer on Live model

    Live model required for 2:00pm (with at least 3″ hair all around)

    Tools to bring
      Clipper (adjustable)
      Guards 1/16”, 1/8”, 1/4″, 3/8”
      T-blade trimmer
      Foil shaver
      Clipper comb (bright colour)
      Flat top comb
      Section comb
      Spray water bottle
      Neck duster / cleaning brush
      2 towels
      Hair jaw clips
      Precision sectioning clips
      Cutting scissors (5.5 – 6.0 inch)
      Texturizing scissors
      Vent brush
      Round brush (medium size)

    Get working fast.

    Hands-on workshops will keep you inspired and ignite your creativity. Explore new skills and apply effective salon and barbershop reality techniques to your service offering.

    Call us 905-461-3035

    What you will learn

    This intensive Fade Focus bootcamp will unlock new ways of thinking and ramp up your blending skills. Get working fast. Immediately apply techniques back at the shop with this step-by-step navigation course that teaches you not only how to cut – but why


    The Good Times

    This class takes you on a learning journey to understand the 'why' behind the way you approach hair. You’ll gain a solid understanding on why certain sections are created and their purpose in building the structure of a solid hair cut.

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    Whether you are looking to become a barber or hairstylist or would like upgrade your arsenal with the latest hair techniques - we’ve got you covered.

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    In case you missed anything

    Workshops are live in-person hands-on learning experiences with a live instructor conducted on a specific date usually over the course of a few days focusing on a specific skill or technique. New comers and professionals looking to refresh their knowledge can both benefit from workshops. 

    Diploma Programs are accredited and recognized by the Ministry of Training in Ontario. Students enrolled in the diploma program are working towards obtaining their Ontario Licensing. The Eikonic Hair Diploma Program is 40 weeks (about 10 months long) and covers extensively on all skills in the hair industry. Students who want to open up barbershop or salon should choose to enrol in the Eikonic Diploma Program. 


    Not sure which courses are best suited for our needs?

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    Workshop courses vary between 1 – 3 days in duration.

    The Eikonic Diploma Program is 40 weeks in duration.

    Each course format has it’s own pre-requisites to ensure optimal learning outcomes. Please refer to each course’s e-deck for reference or call our admin office at 905-461-3034

    There are several ways to register for our workshops. 

    Online – simply click to register under the corresponding course.

    Call – 905-461-3034 to secure your seat.

    In person – visit Eikonic Academy to register.

    You can pay using all major credit cards in person, e-transfer online, via Paypal or with cash or debit in person.

    We also offers financing options through Flexiti and PayBright.

    Call us at 905-461-3034 for any questions regarding payment options.

    You have up to 2 weeks before class starts to withdraw from the course for a full-refund.

    Any withdrawals up to 24hours before the course start is subject to 50% administrative fee.

    You have the option to defer the course up to 24 hours before the course for another date, subject to a $100 administrative fee.

    Workshop and online courses are considered advancements and refresher courses.

    Hours from workshops and online courses cannot be bundled and cannot be combined towards the Ontario diploma program.

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