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Pivot Point 2012 Workshops

Pivot Point Academy is starting 2012 off right with exciting new creative workshops and unique professional development opportunities. Even our website has had a makeover. Visit to check out our complete collection of workshop and industry offerings.

Pivot Point Academy is thrilled to announce the launch of the Pivot Point Master of Design program.  Endorsed by Service Skills Australia and delivered in partnership with European Union trainers and assessors this is the only program if its kind available in Australia. This four day intensive program strives to elevate the technical skill level of hairdressing educators. Successful completion results in national and international qualifications: European Union Global Teacher’s Certificate and units of competency from Certificate IV in Hairdressing. Completion of this course will enable you to train your team to meet European standards and give your salon a point of difference and industry edge. Find out more here.


A cornerstone of Pivot Point’s short course offerings, this year’s Progressive Cutting Workshop offers greater value and opportunities for salon training. Progressive Cutting will be delivered in two parts based on designs from Paradigm, Pivot Point’s latest Design Forum collection. Each workshop will cover two advanced ladies’ cuts in a fast-paced, hands-on format. Each attendee will receive a copy of the complete Design Forum collection (valued at $99), covering six ladies’ creative cuts and accompanying DVDs with step by step video tutorials. Attend one part of Progressive Cutting for $175.00 or attend both parts for $295. Find out more or book in here.

Take this season’s runway looks to your salon floor. Workshop two creative long hair looks and learn their commercial salon translations. With new innovative long hair styling looks each season, this long hair class is a must for those with a passion for creativity, find out more here.

A collection of eight ladies’ haircuts delivered in a combination of demonstration and hands-on workshops. The course teaches you to fully master your commercial salon combination cutting skills. This collection includes a course book highlighting technical concepts and step-by-step procedures for each design. It also includes a DVD with live-motion demonstration of each of the eight models. (Course book and DVD included, valued at $201.00). Read more. (

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