Launch Your Career With Canada's #1 Hair School
Become a Top Salon or Freelance Hairstylist, Barber, Salon Owner, Brand Educator, Runway or Editorial Hair Artist, Hairstylist for TV&Film and more. 100% industry-focused education. Develop industry-leading quality, speed and accuracy of service with real clients in our Q&A Salon. Gain salon experience with our Work Experience. Campuses located in Vancouver, British Columbia. Fully government accredited.
Top 5 reasons why students choose blanche macdonald
01. REAL SALON EXPERIENCE – WELCOME TO Q&A HAIR SALON
Q&A Salon is our cutting-edge, student-operated salon located within our Atelier Campus. We call it our “Learning Laboratory.” This is where student stylists put their knowledge into practice. Here, students cultivate relationships with real clients in a salon environment, as they develop the quality, speed, accuracy and sales skills needed to fit in at any modern salon.
02. AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
With an ever-growing list of awards and accolades, Blanche Macdonald is as A-List as it gets. Our Directors and Instructors live, breathe, and work in the industry, bringing their proven knowledge and expertise to our Hairstyling classrooms. Our faculty and graduates have been internationally recognized by the Contessa and Mirror Awards, earning titles like Canada's Best Beauty Talent, Top Emerging Hairstylist of the Year and Best Men’s Cut and Style. And the list keeps growing!
03. PROVEN SUCCESS
We work diligently to set our students up for success and our grads boast an unparalleled track record of achievement.They’ve become staples on major film and TV sets, brand educators, platform artists, and pioneering freelancers. Our Work Experience program, built into the curriculum, connects student stylists with a vast network of local salons, giving them a head start in the professional world while still in school. Graduates are often snapped up into salon positions as a direct result of internships. Even after graduation, we continue to mentor students.
04. COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING
It’s our mission to transform students into well-rounded and versatile Hair Professionals with endless opportunities at their fingertips. We are the first and only school in North America to offer hair training specifically for TV & Film. With our position in Hollywood North, grads can step straight from the classroom onto set. Our Program is shaped by the needs of the Hair Industry, and we continually update our curriculum to offer the most up-to-date and thorough technical training. Our Hair grads are the complete package because our program offers the most comprehensive training available.
05. ACCESS TO TOP QUALITY PRODUCTS
Our Pro Hair students receive a thorough education through private training sessions with premiere product lines and top industry professionals, giving them exclusive product knowledge. Confidently identifying the right solutions for clients will ensure that our students’ styles look great, even weeks after the initial cut. Our student stylists are trained with luxe brands like Oribe, Kevin Murphy, Sachajuan, and Bumble & bumble.