Course curriculum

  • 01

    Orientation

    • Barbering w/ Damps

    • Why Barbering?

    • How to use this course

    • Damps Core Values

  • 02

    Developing 25/8 mentality

    • 25/8

    • Finding your 25/8?

    • Do the math

    • Assignment

    • Price vs. Value

    • Design your Experience

    • Creating your personal brand

    • Designing your personal brand

    • 10 keys to early success as a Barber

  • 03

    Introduction to hair, skin, & bones

    • Anatomy of the Head

    • Understanding the Hair & Scalp

    • Understanding Hair Loss

    • Quiz

  • 04

    Tools & sanitation

    • Tool Breakdown

    • Tool List

    • Disinfecting Non-Electrical Tools

    • Maintaining your Clippers & Outliners 🔥🔥🔥

    • Adjusting Clippers & Trimmers

    • Station Tour

    • Disinfecting Test

    • Get Your Tools

    • Quiz #1

    • Assignment

  • 05

    Core Concepts

    • Understanding combs

    • How to use Shears

    • How to use Clipper & Outliner

    • Applying Heat & Tension to Manipulate Hair

    • Developing barber IQ

    • Posture

    • How to use straight razor

    • IQ Test

  • 06

    Image Consultant

    • Consultation

    • Understanding shapes & sections of the head

    • Organizing your haircut with sections

    • Head Shapes

    • What haircut looks best with your head shape?

    • Haircut terminology

    • How to drape clients

    • Your Consultation

    • IQ Test

  • 07

    Fade

    • Intro to Fading

    • Set the Base

    • Set the Guidelines

    • Blending

    • Perfecting the blend

    • Guards & Lever System

    • Assignment

  • 08

    Outlining

    • Outlining Intro

    • Zero-Gapped

    • Front Hairline

    • Neck Line

    • Outlining Sideburns

    • Cleaning Up Fade

  • 09

    Beard & facial hair design

    • Intro

    • Moustache & Goatee Design

    • Beard Fading

    • Outlining the Beard with outliner

    • Outlining the Beard with Razor Blade

  • 10

    Haircut Tutorials

    • Hi Fade Tutorial

    • Mid Drop Fade + Razor Blade Beard + Beard Filler

    • Low Drop Fade (Natural Everyday Haircut)

    • Blow Out/Burst Fade + Beard