The Academy

“The Academy at the Loft groom rooms is committed to professional education grounded in Traditional and Contemporary Barbering techniques.

Our courses provide the technical and creative platform for today’s Barbering industry.  Our educators through demonstration -practical creative innovation and theory classes enable the unlocking of potential and creativity to help with your in today’s vibrant Barbering industry”

Foundation Barbering course  – 10 Weeks 

The Loft Grooms Rooms Foundation Courses is designed to unlock your potential and passion for today’s dynamic barbering industry. Our foundation course enables those who have no experience or limited experience in barbering. 
With your commitment and passion, this 10 weeks course will help build confidence, increase technical ability and develop your potential as a barber through our structured modules:


  • Customer service 
  • Foundation scissor cutting
  • Foundation clipper cutting 
  • Fade clipper work 
  • Hair art 
  • Basic bookkeeping
  • Overall barbering technique and finish


Our bookkeeping educators are members of an accounting firm and will enable a grounded approach to self employment for all our student.


At the end of this 10 weeks course you will undertake a practical exam with the ABIHS and Barbering Council internationally recognised diplomas.


Morning course start date: 1 March 2022

Tuesday – Wednesday – Thursday 

09:00 am to 12:00 pm

Evening course Start date: 1 March 2022 

Tuesday – Wednesday – Thursday 

18:00 pm to 21:00 pm


Christopher Brown

Christopher has over 20 years of knowledge and experience of Barbering. A Internationally Awarded trainer and educator, a fellow of the H.A.I.B.H.S and examinator for the Barbering Council and H.A.I.B.H.S. Christopher offers hands on structured approach both classical and modern techniques in mens grooming. Christopher experience, knowledge & dedication to mens grooming allows training and education of the barbering techniques needed in todays industry.

Tommy Geoghan

“Tommy brings a wealth of expertise and a decade of experience in barbering to this course. He is a fade specialist and clipper works master.  He has excellent people skills, professional approach to tutoring witch makes him a highly valued member of the team”

David McNamee “MACO”

Maco as an artist of renown with roots in Barbering brings a conceptual vision of hair art and a great member of our team. Thanks too many years in the street art scene he has been able to develop a unique innovative approach to hair art and design. He is a naturally friendly character with a infectious personality.

Get in contact with us to receive your course brochure with al details and pricing.

Contact us by mail: theloftgroomrooms@gmail.com

Contact us by phone / whats app: +353 85 200 9500