His and Hers Barber School was established May 1999. The school started training students in 2001, under the leadership of Elaine Sappington. Then in September 2014, the school appointed new officers/owners. Under new management, His and Her Barber School continues to maintain a commitment to training men and women in the expanding field of barbering.
This course is for complete beginners or hairdressers who want to train as a barber.
Job Ready Beginner
This course is for complete beginners or hairdressers who want to train as a barber as well as learn advance skills.
Advanced course for existing barbers that have already completed the beginner’s course.
Committed to educating and nurturing all students
At-risk Chicago youth first to graduate from WAHL'S fade it forward
December 4, 2019
“Pain is temporary, a barber diploma is forever”
One of our graduates
March 04, 2020
Committed to educating
The trained stylists at Chicago’s His & Hers Barber School provide guests with advanced hair color and precision hair cutting techniques.
Initial Classroom Training
Classroom instruction covering general theory and practical application.
Hair Styling and Treatment
Instruction in a broad variety of styling techniques. Also, addressing all aspects of coloring for men’s hair and facial hair.
Includes sanitation and interpersonal relations.
Shaving and Skin care
Covers the art of and techniques for shaving men’s hair and facial hair. Also, skin care for men. It focuses on face, neck and scalp.
Coverage of nail technology theory and application for men’s manicures.