Open Day 2023

We are hosting an open day for anyone interested in becoming a hairdressing or barbering apprentice, we are opening our doors at 5:00pm on the Tuesday 24th October. Tracie, one of our tutors, will be leading a presentation about who we are, how we work and the courses we offer. You will then be given the opportunity to have a look around our college and facilities,

Amanda and The Modern Barber Awards!

In celebration of talent and achievement ,our director will be taking to the stage for THE MODERN BARBER AWARDS 2023! Amanda will be presenting the Best Client Experience award on Sunday 15th.

In addition, she will be at the NHBF booth all weekend with cupcakes, so feel free to drop by say Hello and enjoy a nice cupcake.

Barbering Learner of the Year 2022!

We are extremely proud to announce that our Barbering apprentice, Ace Kokes, won Concept Hair Mag’s Level 2 Barbering Learner of the Year competition! Ace travelled to Birmingham to compete against other level 2 barbering students to win Learner of the Year 2022. Ace started his apprenticeship training with us in September 2021 and works at Boris&Co in Leeds. Ace works extremely hard and is a well deserved winner –

Podcast with Bianca Hall

In 2011, Bianca Hall was one of The Link Training’s first students to study a hairdressing apprenticeship. 10 Years on Mandy is now catching up with her to see how she has thrived in the sector of hairdressing.

If you are interested in starting a journey like Bianca’s, apply now at

Bianca’s salon –

10 Year Anniversary

WOW: We are celebrating 10 years of trading this month!  

Amanda started the company training apprentices’ in hairdressing in September 2011. We are so proud of our journey, how far we have travelled and where we are today. 

Our fabulous team have worked tirelessly to ensure our passion, knowledge and attention to detail have given us the reputation of the best provider of hairdressing and barbering apprentices’ in Kirklees.