The Art of Wet Shaving Course


Course duration: 3 Days

Course Time: 09:30 – 17:30



Wet Shaving Course structure:

Day 1 – Introduction; Theory; Understanding your wet shaving tools, healthy and safety, the face and the skin. Learn cutting techniques & watch expert demos on wet shaving; on balloons completion of theoretical coursework and exams.

Day 2 – Real live clients – wet shaving. Also learn about shaving products and application. Full teacher support with common mistakes and challenges.

Day 3 – Become proficient in shaves, learn tricks of the trade, and personalise shaves; teacher support with refining shaving techniques; focus on preparing and finishing shaves. You will be assessed on the overall quality of your shaves that must be passed to an BSW standard. You will undertake additional practice on balloons to refine your razor motion. You will finish your wet shaving course with theory on shave aftercare alongside a smoothest shave’ competition.

What you will learn

• The history of shaving
• Tools for wet shaving
• Understanding the face in relation to fades
• Understanding the skin in relation to fades
• Health & Safety
• Consultation in relation to shaving
• Product knowledge & application
• Shaving Techniques
• Preparing & Finishing a wet shave
• Shave aftercare