2021 Education with L’Oréal Professionnel

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Thousands of stylists across the country have brushed up or started on their Colour Keys journey throughout 2020 via the theory e-learning on L’Oréal Access. This online course used to be charged for, but L’Oréal Professionnel has made it complimentary to support the industry and now it is staying this way. This is brilliant!

If you are starting your colour journey or did this e-learning this year, make sure you book your spot on the matching two day practical course to bring all the learning to life.


Description: The one to rule them all, your core scientific knowledge of how hair colours works and the principles that effect your results. If you are wanting to create the perfect blonde, or pastels or simply just reduce backroom colour panic, then Colour Keys is the perfect place to start your journey. It will give you confidence in how colour works and how this effects the results you are getting.

This TWO DAY format covers everything from how colour works, covering white, the differences between types of colour, to lightening to undercoats. First complete your pre-learning theory introduction via L’Oréal Access ‘Intro to Colour Keys 1 E-learning’ and then focus on your matching practical during this course. Colour Keys 1 will give you fundamental knowledge you will use every day. There is a reason why it is famous, come and find out!

Date: 25th January, 10 February, 23 February (Dates subject to change)

Location: London Academy

Price: £260  (2 Days)

How to book: Book and pay online at uk.lorealaccess.com 


Course Title: Getting Started Practical E-learnings

Description: To kick off this new format, L’Oréal Professionnel has created a new series called ‘Getting Started’ with their expert in-house education team. These courses are all about teaching you technique rather than full looks. These courses answer the question of how to get started with learning a new skill. These modules are designed into bite size pieces that layer up throughout the tuition head training. If you need to pause and come back to training, or you want to be able to go back to a specific section, you can. This format is ideal individuals training by themselves or as a resources for group training in-salon. If that isn’t enough, if you would like help or feedback you can book in a short virtual session with an instructor on the completion of the training.

How do I Access these: Simply search ‘Getting Started’ on uk.lorealaccess.com  . You can pay online and get learning straight away!

Price: £49 each, and you can go back and watch them anytime while they remain on Access.

Favourite courses at the moment


Rather than teaching you a full look this training gets you comfortable with the foundation skills for balayage applications. The perfect place to start your journey into balayage.

Skills covered:

  • Sectioning
  • Slice vs weave
  • Key balayage application shapes: V, Full Meche, Diagonal
  • Key placement areas introduction: hairline, crown, parting
  • Product choice


Perfect if you want to feel more confident with toner choice and application methods. This training covers shade choice, popular topics like zone toning and trouble shoots some key areas to help you step up your lightening game.

Skills covered:

  • Undercoats and shade choice
  • Global application
  • Highlight application
  • Zone toning application
  • Trouble shooting


Perming training is in demand! If you have been looking for foundation resource that will explain how it works and take you through the fundamental winds, this e-learning is for you.

Skills covered:

  • Equipment
  • Consultation
  • Nine Section Wind
  • Brick Wind
  • Applying product and aftercare

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