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Contemporary Hair Academy was founded in 2003 as a division of the Contemporary Hairdressing Group. The first Contemporary Salon was opened in Guisborough in 1992 by Alan Simpson and Karen Storr-Simpson. As Company Directors they have developed a successful franchise group of salons throughout the North of England.

With a team of experienced Educators and two training salons, Contemporary Hair Academy provides a high standard of hairdressing education from beginners through to qualified stylists. We provide Apprenticeships in Hairdressing at Levels 2 & 3, Apprenticeships in Barbering at Level 2, plus full and part-time courses at Levels 1, 2 & 3. In addition to this, we also offer fantastic, bespoke courses for qualified stylists courtesy of our Artisic Team.

We work with a number of salons across the region and this number is continually increasing. As an Employer led company who are passionate about hairdressing and dedicated to training; we strive to produce excellent stylists who are a cut above the rest!