Learn to create the perfect bald head using vinyl bald caps along with creating a natural head of hair using wigs with plastic partings.

You will learn how to apply a vinyl bald cap and colour it to match the models skin tone. Techniques in how to wrap  hair to create a perfectly smooth base ,methods of glueing,matching skin tones and textures and troubleshooting.

Basic hair skills are required to take part in this course. You will master the handling and care of film quality wigs. Wrap hair under wigs to keep a perfect head shape,make and apply cap plastic partings and apply the wig to create a natural head of hair. This method will ensure you are equipped for the high standards required to work in the televison and film industry.



Please note that we regrettably have limited places for this course, so it is advisable to apply for your course early to avoid disappointment.


Course Tutors


All the course tutors  have amassed years of experience working with the latest products and techniques used in today’s industry. Our tutors regularly work in the TV, film and fashion industry, and you will be learning from them in the friendly, informal atmosphere of our practical, hands-on training workshops. As we’re based at Pinewood Studios, our studios are right in the heart of the UK’s film industry, so there really is no better place to immerse yourself in the craft.

All our class demonstrations are projected onto an HD screen, allowing every student to have a close-up view of the action. Students are encouraged to practice all the new techniques they learn with our tutors, who will then view & assess their finished work on an HD screen under studio lighting conditions. Our tutors will then provide constructive feedback on each completed task to help students learn and improve their skills.

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All the tools and materials needed to complete this course will be provided during each lesson. 

Starting your professional career as a qualified make-up and hair artist

At The Iver Academy, you don’t just benefit from the best tutors in the industry; our placement agency helps students find real industry work experience and placements once they have finished their chosen course. Your placements will be relevant to the skills you have learned. This is a free service that is available to all graduates of our Certificated Courses. 

Visit our aftercare page for more information on the ways we can help students find vital hands-on industry experience.

5 days tuition

Start: Apr 11 2022 Start: Aug 01 2022 Start: Dec 12 2022
Tuition & Dates

Apr 11 2022 - Apr 14 2022  

Monday - Tuesday

Aug 01 2022 - Aug 05 2022  

Monday - Tuesday

Fully Booked
Dec 12 2022 - Dec 16 2022  

Monday - Tuesday



inc. VAT

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