The search for the first ever Concept Hair Apprentice of the Year is on!

The national competition is divided into six regional heats – South West, Wales, North East, North West, Midlands and South East.

The winners of the regional heats will go on to compete at the Grand Final, which will take place at the L’Oréal Professionnel Academy in London on 26th March.


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Concept Hair Apprentice of the Year (photo courtesy of


There are seven competition categories, which are all open to both apprentices and full-time students, with opportunities for Level 1, 2 and 3 trainee hairdressers and Level 2 and 3 trainee barbers to get involved.