Greg Zorian’s Men’s Hair Cutting Academy is Coming to the Hair Design Institute – Manhattan

Barber Classes

Greg Zorian’s Men’s Hair Cutting Academy is Coming to the Hair Design Institute – Manhattan:

I am very excited to be partnering with the Hair Design Institute – Manhattan to present my popular One Day Men’s Hair Cutting Academy on Sunday December 8th. The school is conveniently located only a few blocks from Penn. Station at 500 8th Ave. New York, New York, 10001. The class will be limited to only 30 attendees so act fast and reserve your seat as soon as possible!

The class will be one full day of hands – on men’s hair cutting/barbering education that I will be teaching with some of my best barbers to ensure that everyone gets the special attention they need. I will be covering all types of men’s cuts ranging from long men’s layer cuts to pompadours to fades and flat tops. Become a master of challenging men’s hair cutting techniques such as scissor and clipper over comb. You can view the detailed course outline below the photo gallery.

The class will also include one male manikin  head to work on and a complimentary copy of my Barbering Basics DVD valued at $99.95.

Course Outline:

Morning Session: 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

  1. Introduction to men’s haircut shape and sections (terminology)
  2. Introduction to basic men’s haircutting techniques (terminology and demonstration)
    1. Scissor Over Fingers
    2. Scissor Over Comb
    3. Clipper Over Comb
    4. Blade On Skin
    5. Class will demonstrate correct holding of tools, body positioning in relation to the head, and correct posture for cutting
    6. Two hands – on haircuts on mannequins incorporating Scissor Over Fingers, Scissor Over Comb, and Clipper Over Comb.
      1. Long men’s layer cut with disconnected bangs
      2. Pompadour

Lunch: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Evening Session: 2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

  1. Three hands – on haircuts on mannequins focusing on all of the basic men’s haircutting techniques:
    1. Professional Business Haircut
    2. Ivy League Haircut
    3. Fade Haircut 

Q&A: 6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Please contact us at or call me at 518-629-5394 to reserve your seat today!