Hawaii Institute of Hair Design is
a hairstyling school that has been training students
in the art of hairstyling for more than 50 years. The school is located in the
heart of downtown Honolulu in order to provide as many
live patrons for student practice as possible.
Through a personal tour of the school,
one can observe the careful supervision and modern instruction
given by the school faculty. Whether it's men's or women's
hair designing, the profession is one with many opportunities.
There is a lot of public interest in
health, grooming, and individualized styling in both
men's and women's hair designs. This creates an increasing
demand and opportunity for well-trained, versatile professionals
who understand the science and the art of our industry.
Through advanced techniques, progressive
teaching methods, well-equipped facilities, and our
qualified faculty, you will receive the proper foundation
for an exciting career.
Your training begins with two months
of intensive introductory theory and practical classes,
continues thru the rest of the program with short review and advancement classes and with ample supervised
practice in our busy practical clinic center.
After training, most graduates easily
step into professional positions and many are successful
operating their own shops. Make their past your future
through training and a diploma from Hawaii Institute of
Hair Design, the only school of its kind in Hawaii.
First Established as Hawaii Barber
School in the early 40ís, the school was incorporated
in 1956 as Honolulu Barber School, LTD., and then renamed
to do business as Hawaii Institute of Hair Design in
1976, offering courses in Barber Styling, Cosmetology
and Advanced Hair Design. Although the school has been
relocated several times, it has trained, graduated and
placed students for more than 50 years by a family dedicated
to the propagation of new workers for the industry.
The school has developed a fast paced
educational program which prepares confident salon and
shop-ready graduates. To graduate salon-ready, students
receive lots of hands on practice, which is available
in the schoolís busy practical clinic.
Hawaii Institute of Hair Design: A Cut Above the Rest