Our most sought-after class takes the core principles explored over CC1 and CC2 to the level of true mastery. This course releases your artistry, stretching beyond the foundational elements into new and advanced textures and methods. Go to the boundaries of your imagination within the comfort of a predictable, logical haircutting system. Note: You must complete CC1 and CC2 to register for CC3.

What You’ll Learn

  • 4 new haircuts as a means of inspiration
  • Improvising with different cutting and texturing tools
  • Advanced layering and texturing techniques
  • Dry cutting 
  • Blending your artistic vision with your client’s aesthetic
  • Client communication and interpersonal skills

What You’ll Need

  • CC3 Workbook (provided)
  • 1 Mannequin (provided) 
  • Shears
  • Razor (+ extra blades)
  • Cutting combs (wide + small tooth)
  • Water Bottle
  • Hair clips (6+)
  • Detangling Brush
  • Round Bristle Brush
  • Paddle Bristle Brush
  • Hair Dryer (+ Nozzle / Diffuser)

Additional Tools For Video Advantage and Live Online Course Modes Only

  • Wired Internet Connection (more stable than WiFi)
  • a Computer, Tablet, or Phone (with a camera)
  • a Tripod (if using a tablet or phone)
  • Wireless Earbuds

Before registering for this course, please note: Our Cutting Courses offer a structured methodology that build on one another and add up to a single, reliable recipe to perform *any cut* with confidence. Because of this, all students, without exception, must take these Cutting Courses in numerical order: CC1, CC2, CC3. Thanks!

Course Modes

The complete CC3 curriculum is available in four different course modes.
Choose the mode that best fits you, your schedule, and budget.

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Live Online

Our Live Online course mode is a real-time, interactive experience taught directly by the Travis Parker Academy team over a five day schedule. Transform your craft with live instruction and feedback from anywhere in the world. 

Recording Requirements: Must have video conferencing capability and reliable internet connection to participate. 

Course Length: 4 days, 3 to 4 hours each 

Students per Course: 10

Live in San Diego

This Live course is an intimate, hands-on experience hosted at Travis Parker Academy in San Diego, CA. Travis Parker and Jeremy Taylor will personally instruct your two-day course and provide you with transformative, one-on-one feedback. 

Instruction built around hands-on mannequin sessions. Tripods, mannequins, beverages, pastries, and refreshments all included.

Course Length: 2 days, 8 hours each
Students per Course: 5

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Our Video course mode gives you access to the complete core curriculum, on-demand at your own pace. Start, pause, or circle back to review anywhere, anytime.

Course Length: 13 hours
Students per Course: Unlimited

Video: Advantage Edition

The Video: Advantage course mode gives you on-demand access to the complete core curriculum, plus instructor feedback. Record yourself executing six course cuts and get personal feedback on how to improve your technique. 

Recording Requirements: Due to the interactive nature of this mode, this version of the course must be completed within three months.

Course Length: 13 hours, self-paced over 3 months

Students per Course: 10

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