Dreadlock Course Sydney
Here are some details about becoming a loctician and learning how to make dreadlocks professionally through our training course. The following course content relates to our two day Level 1 Master Loctician Certification.
Understanding Various Hair Types
Hair types vary dramatically from culture to culture. Understanding the different types allows you to advise clients on the most suitable style of dreadlock for their type as well as help you adopt techniques that will create great looking dreads.
Loc Stages & The Maturity Process For Dreads
Understanding the stages that locs go through on the way to maturity will help you to guide your clients along their dreadlock journey and assist you with maintain dreads. This module builds on understanding hair types to manage expectations.
Sectioning Dreadlocks - The Popular Styles
Learning the numerous sectioning styles available to dredlocks allows you to offer a more personalised service. Building on your knowledge of hair, you can create dreads that will sit with a clients natural parting and suit their face shape.
Natural Dreadlocks - Without Chemicals or Products
You will learn how to make natural dreadlocks without having to use chemicals, wax or other products. Mastering the art of backcombing and crocheting you'll be able to create organic dreadlocks that don't leave behind any residue or damage the hair.
Dreadlock Maintenance - Keeping Them Fab
Learning how to create great looking dreddies is just the first step. We'll also cover the ins and outs of maintaining dreads as you accompany your clients through their maturity process. Tightening roots, sewing in loose hair, tidying up lumps and bumps... it's all covered in this dreadlock class.
Dreadlock Aftercare & Self-Care
With dreds taking time to fully lock you'll want to give your clients all the important information to look after their new locs and employ techniques such as palm rolling and separating dreads. We'll also cover the topic of self-care to ensure you stay in tip top shape as your dreadlocking business grows.
Dreadlock Products - Working With Them & Recommending
Our dreadlock training will teach you how to make natural dreads. Just as you'll learn that hair types are unique, so too are peoples responses to having locs. Some people will benefit from a dreadlock shampoo that counters dandruff. Others will want adornments like dread beads or loc socs. We cover the range of dread products and how they can assist your clients.
Offering A Professional Dreadlocks Service
There are many aspects to providing clients with a professional dreadlocks service. We'll take you from initial contact and enquiries, through to the common questions people ask, how to stay in touch with your customers through social media channels and much more. Learning the hands on techniques for doing dreads is just the first step in becoming a sought after loctician.
Dreadlock Business Development
It takes time and effort for any business to grow and succeed. We'll look at what is involved in starting a dreadlock business such as your branding and areas of specialisation. We go through all the day to day operations before moving into building your venture through effective marketing, client relations and finding opportunities. Having learned this personally, we have much to offer.