Course Testimonials

For more information on any of our courses speak to Jodi on 01392 361800


Creative Coaching Business
5th October 2020

Kerry S from Barnstaple – ‘I absolutely loved this course, I learnt so much'

Ella S from Bridport – ‘Was very impressed with this course and the outcome of what i've learnt by the end of the course. Very educational and enjoyable’

Alex W from Torquay – ‘Fantastic information that can be used and put into action straight away’

Infuse My. Colour
10th February 2020

Charmaine C from Plymouth – ‘Fabulous product, excellent informative presentation will help us in salon to use this products to the best of our ability’

Tina M from Exeter – ‘Brilliant – great product can’t wait to use it in the salon’

Tonicha N – ‘Learnt lots of new tips & tricks’

Milk_Shake Convert Me
10th February 2020

Hannah W from Plymouth – ‘Great experience learned about the toners and everything was well explained’

Linda T from Plymouth – ‘Great course feel more confident as just started with milk_shake.’

Angle W from Plymouth – ‘Really helpful with clearing everything up with how to use everything’

Nicky T from Dawlish – ‘Fantastic course, very well explained. I felt relaxed and now feel that I understand which products to use for the best results’

Anita J from Exeter – ‘Great experience, really informative and friendly, I look forward to doing more!’

Hannah Woodgatates Confidential Colours
27th January 2020

Christina T from Stibb Cross – ‘Loving the course interesting to learn other ways of balayage’

Kim W – This course was fantastic!!! Learned so much, Hannah has a lovely natural way of teaching and explains things really well, LOVED IT!’

Cheryl B from Tiverton – ‘I love the course Hannah was fantastic, and made it so easy to follow, FANTASTIC.’

Jo M from Teignmouth – ‘Amazing – Hannah is so informative and very helpful withe her ideas and techniques. Very good!!’

Jane C from Charmouth – ‘Great morning, very informative, I feel much more confident to try these techniques myself.’

Amanda T from Woolacombe – ‘I really enjoyed watching the techniques learning a few little ideas to make my colours more blended, lots of information enjoyable and light hearted, thoroughly enjoyed. Thank you Hannah.’

Keratin Complex
18th November 2019

Chelsea S from Dawlish– ‘Brilliant! Really lovely man explains very well most enjoyable course out of all the ones I’ve been on here.’

Hannah Woodgates – Confidential Colours
11th November
Truro College

Holly P from Callington – ‘Very informative, relaxed and real. Fantastic to take new techniques + results back to the salon in the ”real world” loved it and definitely will do another! Already follow Hannah on Instagram, now feel more confident to be a bit braver! Thanks.’

Laura H from Threemilestone – ‘Great, Hannah is good fun, made learning her techniques interesting – can’t wait to have a play in the salon now : )’

Tanya J from Threemilestone – ‘Very inspiring! Hannah is very entertaining and funny!’

Olivia D – ‘Really well explained. Good Insight to new colouring Techniques that i have been scared to try. i will be trying out everything I have learnt.’

Sarah E from Newquay – ‘Great!! Nice to try learn new techniques that we can actually use in the salon environment.’

Tina R – ‘Really enjoyed it looking forward to trying new techniques.’

Milk_Shake – Rescue Remedies
11th November 2019

Julia N from Plymouth – ‘Amazing Course!!! Learn’t so much. Loved It!’

Milk_Shake – Convert Me
4th November 2019

Keely M – ‘Good! I learned about hot to use the colours, due to changing brands it helped me understand the brand more.’

Samantha G – ‘Absolutely amazing afternoon super informative & has given me full confidence in the Milk_Shake colour range.’

Kala-Rae – ‘Brilliant! Hannah is full of knowledge and a passionate Milk_Shake Educator.’

Joseph Koniak Style Sessions
14th October 2019

Louise T -‘Jospeh was great fun & easy to listen to. Picked up some great tips to take back to the salon.’

Amanda T – ‘I really enjoyed Joseph’s outlook and positivity what a lovely person to learn from, inspiring, positive, happy and informative.’

Annie W – ‘LOVE! Very motivating relaxed an generally good vibe.’

Shelley Inspires – Occasion Hair
9th October 2019

Alex C – ‘Fantastic course something I really find is my weakness and Shelley has made me feel much more confident! Fab educator!’

Monica R – ‘Very Very good. Learnt so much regarding new techniques, braids back coming and hair ups.’

Milk_Shake – Blonde Brilliance
7th October 2019

Michelle N from Braunton – ‘Absolutely fantastic. I’ve learned a huge amount. Seriously knowledgeable course tutor, answered all my questions. Recommend this course for anyone.’

Charlotte B from Bristol -‘ Learnt a lot about the new colours that may have not been used before. Very informative.’

Rebecca G – ‘Very Informative and at the right level for me. Enjoyes the banter with Fiona & Grant too :)’

23rd September 2019

Sam T from Exeter – ‘Really enjoyed it. harry and Joss were fantastic. Made everything so somple and easy to understand. 100% be back to train with them again.’

Lisa B from Teignmouth – ‘Really Enjoyed the course, and have learnt a few valuable tips. Would definitely go on one of their courses again.’

Hannah Woodgates
Confidential Colours
29th April 2019

Karen M from Honiton – ‘Very interesting and informative afternoon, packed full of information. I’m excited to get in the salon and get creative!’

Kelly H – Really helpful! Reassuring to know there are simple but effective techniques i can take away with me!’

Shannon D from Torquay – ‘As I have never used Milk_Shake before it was great to see an insight on some of the colours as well as techniques. First course attended at PHAB, I will definitely come back in the future for other courses.’

Dee P from Hakerton – ‘ I loved how ordinary and simple Hannah made such a creative colouring seem. She really broke it down and made it easy to follow.’

Saskia H from plymouth – ‘Brilliant, learnt some new amazing techniques and refreshed old techniques with different ways! Hannah is amazing!! Thanks PHAB!’

Charlotte L from Plymouth – ‘I really enjoyed the look & learn courses. Hannah was amazing. She’s so talented and can relate to every day salon life.’

Michelle N from Braunton – ‘Outstanding!! Really practical and inspiring. Troubleshot lots of things iv’e been struggling with.’

Kay S from Newton Abbot – ‘Amazing, Hannah showed me some great techniques that you can actually use! What a lovely lady very talented thank you : )’

Tina M from Exeter – Excellent quick commercial creative colour techniques, will be applying these techniques back in salon. Thank you!’

Hannah Woodgates
16th September 2019

John W from Tavistock – ‘Absolutly amazing. Probably the best delivery of education I have seen in 35 years of hairdressing.’

Leah B from Barnstaple – ‘Found the course really interesting! was nice to have an actual hairdresser take the course and be on the same level as you. Amazing to be using the same formulas!’

Jo M from Teignmouth – ‘Amazing course. Very inspiring and it certainly motivated me. Love milk_shake colour and Hannah was fab!’

Mark Gaughan
Barber Fusion
15th April 2019

Claire P – ‘A great morning that was full of informative hints and tips and not too overwhelming. A great confidence growing course.’

Lucy M from Exeter – ‘Loved’ the course it really helped me to ”fade” and have more confidence with mens hair!’

Suzanne s from Buckfast – ‘Loved it. was great to watch a professional show me how to do it properly. Thank you Mark.’

Hannah Woodgates
Confidential Colours
28th January 2019

Roxanne T from Exeter – ‘Really good. Hannah was very confident and knowledgeable learnt some new techniques and Hannah was very helpful in the practical sessions as well. Definitely would recommend this course to others.)

Sadie S from Chard – ‘Well Impressed, Hannah was so helpful, with all questions – lots of tips and advice. Inspired to go create some amazing hair! Thank you.)

Joy f from Penryn – ‘Amazing!!! Learnt so much and looking forward to the next one.’

Sophie W from Teignmouth – ‘Brilliant Hannah is amazing!!!’

Barber Fusion with Mark Gaughan
12th November 2018

Harmony W from Westward Ho – ‘I thought it was really good. learnt some new techniques and skin fading, not done before. I will definitely know where to start when practicing. I feel more confident if asked to do a fade.

Sharon A from Lympstone – ‘Fantastic great learning, lesson first and hands on after learned alot. Nice teaching.

Social Success with Matt Young
9th October 2018

Samantha D from Newton Abbot – ‘Very good content. Well presented by Matt – Thank you.’

Georgia F – ‘Lots of really useful info + tips and Matt was great. Feeling motivated : )’

Janet L from Bovey Tracey – ‘Really, really enjoyed this, was slightly apprehensive as not very knowledgeable with this, but very relaxed, and learnt alot thank you.’

Nathan P from Exeter – ‘A chilled out course, going through the fundamentals that will help me with my socials, thanks for your time Matt.’

Alice W from Exeter – ‘ Really enjoyed it. It gave me loads of tips on interacting with clients especially on Facebook.’

World Of Up Dos
1st October 2018

Amanda W from Exeter – ‘Very Informative – learnt lots of tips on how to do things an easier way. Thank you, feel more confident now – just need more practice!’

Brendan F from Westward Ho – ‘AMAZING – learnt so much, so pleased. Well worth attending, day full of practice.’

Debbie L from Westward Ho – ‘Shelley is so amazing! I’ve come away learning so much. was previously terrified of anything new but I feel inspired to be creative : ).’

Chelcie G from Exeter – ‘Lots of different looks + huge range of techniques. I feel much more confident to be creative.’

Bespoke Cutting with James Beaumont
17th September 2018

Debbie L from Bideford – ‘Very intuitive, showed me loads of new techniques which i’ll be definitely trying out. Really lovely teacher who has tones of patience : )’

Super Balayage with Andrew Smith
20th August 2018

Nicky T from Teignmouth – ‘Thoroughly enjoyed Andrew’s course. Informative and simple techniques. Andrew has put me ease, great course! Thank you’

Charlie R from Exeter – ‘Andrew was amazing, such easy learning, made it look simple. I took everything on board! Can’t wait to book with him again.’

Charley S from Exeter – ‘Very good demonstration with such a simple method. Andrew understands real life hairdressing to a tee, definitely feel more confident on balayage – thank you : ) x’

Amy B from Lyme Regis – ‘Amazing, Andrew was really interesting and had lots of handy tips. Explained it really Simple. As always a fab time at PHAB!!’

Kelly T from Lyme Regis – ‘Andrew explained everything really well and made sure we all had a good understanding. It is a much easier way of hairdressing.’

Jane C from Charmouth – ‘Was very impressed at how simple Andrew made the whole service, I haven’t had much experience with the super balayage and will be inspired to try in my own salon environment. ‘

Bespoke Beginners Barbering with James Beaumont
8th August 2018

Kylee H from Holsworthy – ‘Loved it, loved it, really relaxed & informative.’

Chloe m from Kenton – ‘Brilliant I learnt lots from the course, James was a really good teacher.’

Intimate Waxing
29th May 2018

Demi C from Barnstaple – ‘Very good, I loved being in a small group as it was more comfortable and felt like more of a salon experience. Everyone was lovely at PHAB and I am extremely happy with my experience.’

5 Day Beauty Course
4th May 2018

Lauren M from Tavistock – ‘I had an amazing week, learnt loads thank you. Trish was brilliant and very helpful, couldn’t help any more that what she did.’

Helen D from Exmouth – ‘Loved the course, have learnt so much in these 5 days. Trish has been a great teacher : )’

Chantelle A from Tavistock – ‘I loved the course learnt lots Trish is an amazing teacher nothing was too much trouble would definitely do courses with her and PHAB in the future.’

Smith + Denning
Taking it to the Next Level
9th April 2018

Charlotte G from Minehead – ‘Very good cutting course & have learnt much simpler techniques which will make a lot of difference in the salon.’

Social Success with Matt Young
27th March 2018

Gemma T from Topsham – ‘Great course, really informative, i’m inspired to spend a lot more time and effort on our salons social media!! Thank you Matt.’

Barber Fusion with Mark Gaughan
5th March 2018

Nicola B from Ilfracombe – ‘Overall great day, learnt fading techniques, texturising with comb & razor.’

Jasmine C from Sidmouth – ‘Really enjoyed it. Learnt a lot of different techniques.’

IBD Conversion
28th November 2017

Becky M from Newton Abbott – ‘A great day. The facilities are brilliant & Ann-Marie was exceptional. Thank you!’

Lash FX
21st November 2017

Jodie C from Kingsteinton – ‘Really friendly,professional & welcoming & helpful environment. Thank You’

Shelley Pengilly
Avant Garde
30th October 2017

Sarah W from Exeter – ‘Inspiring and inspirational. Great techniques and knowledge’

Tina M from Exeter – ‘Fantastic inspirational session, can’t wait to practice techniques learnt today’

Matt Young
Social Success
27th September 2017

Emma F from Exeter – ‘Brilliant – great course – many thanks for answering all of my questions.’

Lisa B from Oakhampton – ‘Brilliant course, very relevant + will help the business move forward. More of the same please!’

Clare A – ‘Fantastic – better than I expected. I learnt lots.’

Steven Smart
Bespoke Kasho Cutting
25th September 2017

Amy E from Truro – ‘Great fun, very informative and inspirational.’

Ellie P from Exeter – ‘Really good, learned lots. Really enjoyed my day. Thank You : )’

20th September 2017

Jane M from Barnstaple – ‘I really enjoyed the course. Love coming here.’

Claire H from Barnstaple – ‘Loved every minute. Love all the staff here extremely helpful.’

Andrew Smith
The Perfect Bob
7th September 2017

Luke C from Exeter – ‘Brilliant course. So much to take in and back to the salon. Warm and Friendly welcome, everybody was happy and chatty.’

Wahl – Specialist: The Shave
11th September 2017

Alison W from Cullompton – ‘Brilliant. Really enjoyed it and it felt like I learned a lot. You can’t improve on excellence.’

Linsey G – ‘Thought the course was really good.’

Donna M from Cullompton – ‘Very much enjoyed the course, can’t wait to get started.’

Joss and harry Three
14th August 2017

Chloe m – Very good, feel so much more confident

Annie W from Teighnmouth– I really enjoyed the course loads of support, made to feel welcome and comfortable.

Emily W from Bodmin – really good had one to one help and was really helpful.

Shelley Pengilly- Hot right now
7th August 2017

Leone from Weston Super Mare – well presented, Shelley was professional and very creative. Innovative training. Easy to get to, great facilities and equipment was available for us to use.

Keune Knowledge Base
7th August 2017

Jamima P – Really enjoyed it, I felt like I have learned so much.

Jessica S from Exmouth – Really good and informative.

Lash Lift and Tint Course
3rd July 2017

Samantha from Newquay ‘Loved every minute, enjoyed the theory and practical. The lunch and having a lovely treatment. Very welcoming, when it’s quite a daunting process. Made to feel at ease. Lunch was fabulous. An amazing experience over all’.

Jane ‘1st class, excellent, very well run – enjoyed my day.’

Milk Shake Highlight
26th June 2017

Charlotte H from Brixham ‘Really good, learnt lots, really friendly staff.’

Kelly T from Lyme Regis ’Good, learnt new techniques.’

Charlotte L ‘I absolutely loved the course, I loved the staff.’

Harmony W from Westwood Ho ‘Hannah is really nice, she always has time for you. I thought it was really good, helpful and happy environment. Hannah is a really good teacher. Staff are great!’

Express Manicure
and Orly gel FX
21st June 2017

Megan M from Calne ‘Excelllent, it was fab!’

Vicky D from Exeter ‘Enjoyed the course thouroughly + Anne- Marie was an excellent tutor’

Zoe T ‘Very god will be booking other courses here’

20th June 2017

Molly B from Exeter ‘Really good + informative, everyone was really welcoming + friendly. Will be back again.’

Sophie S ‘Brilliant, so helpful and fun.’

Keratin Complex
19th June 2017

Siobhan P from Torquay ‘Fantastic! James was very descriptive + got everyone involved, have taken note and will definitely use in the future. Great experience, friendly, welcoming, informative.”

Megan G from Torquay ‘interesting and touched on some things I wasn’t too sure on. Nice atmosphere, very helpful and interesting.’

Shena E from Paignton ‘Informative, always friendly and welcoming.’

Kerry S from Barnstaple ‘Very professional and thorough. it was very welcoming’

Lauren B from Torquay ‘Very Helpful. Welcoming and learnt a few things I didn’t know about keratin’

April M from Brixham ‘Very good and informative learnt a lot and answered questions I had. Enjoyed it look forward to any other courses we can come to.’

Kate T from Newton Abbot ‘Excellent, James was very good at teaching and expressing everything that needed to be put across in how to do the Keratin Treatment’.

Abbie H from Newton Abbot ‘Very Good, informative, James was fab!!’

Emily R ‘It was great and learnt so much. James was bubbly and friendly which makes it so much more enjoyable.’

Stephanie H from Tiverton ‘it was very informative + a great training session every question was answered in detail, I will not leave confused.

Intimate waxing
13th June 2017

Lauren W from Exeter ‘really enjoyed it’

Ria W from Barnstaple ‘Very helpful lots of tips, friendly staff and excellent course’

Joss and Harry- creative cutting
12th June 2017

Alice W from Exeter “Helpful and creative, showed new techniques”

Tom Chapman and Friends
5th June 2017

Jo H from Mere “brilliant!”

Kirsty T from Mere “brilliant feeling very confident with what I have learned.”

Alice w form Exeter “Really helpful and professional, had a nice time and everyone was helpful and friendly.”

Hayley M from Mere “Very impressed will certainly look into more! Well organised very helpful, great lunch, great course.”

Beth L from Newton Abbott “Really inspiring, learnt a lot, really nice guys.” “Really enjoyed the course, thought the selection of food and drinks for lunch was good too thanks.”

Kristina A from newton Abbott “Brilliant and very helpful, loved the course today much preferred it to the previous course, more individual, felt so organised.”

Jessica P from Ivybridge “Feeling very motivated now and really enjoyed it.”

Hannah Fr from Ivybridge “Brilliant! Very informative, helpful and inspiring.”

Lin M from Mortonhamstead “Brilliant loved it, really good and informative session and fun too.”

Justine P from Mortonhamstead  “Fantastic has a lovely day, carry on doing a fantastic job.”

IBD Geek day
from 2nd May – 1st June 2017

Robbie K “from start to finish Phab have been outstanding”

Sarah Case Bridal
23rd May 2017

Joanna C “Courses at Phab are great fun and Very educational”

Kaylie C from Bideford “fantastic”

Kelly w “Sarah was very friendly, professional an approachable. Thoroughly enjoyed the course”

Milkshake New collection
22nd may 2017

Jo M from Teignmouth “Fantastic Course”

Jodi T from Barnstaple “Amazing as always”

Natalie M from Barnstaple “Always happy with the overall service, staff are lovely & Friendly”

Dee P from?? “Brilliant Hannah really had a nice manor”

Rachel I “Excellent as always”

Krista P from Bigbury “A really nice introduction to Milkshake and some great new ideas”

Shelly Pengilly- Bridal with a twist
15th May

Philippa K from Exeter “informative, friendly, helpful.”

Catherine C from Bideford “Excellent covered a lot.” “Everyone was very welcoming and professional. Thank you.”

Andrew Smith
24th April 2017

Charlee L “Brilliant! I loved it I learnt so much in 1 day!”

Kelly H from Bristol “Amazing”

Clive M from Torquay “Explained well, to the point an easy to follow.”

Gavin J “Awesome day, really glad I came.”

Shannon M “Really enjoyed the course today Andrew Smith made it really clear : ) ”

Louise T from Charmouth “Really good course today, gave me more confidence in my skills” “A great day at Phab as always, the staff are welcoming and friendly and it’s always good to chat to other hairdressers”

Jo M from Teignmouth “Always very informative – came away with a few ideas. Brilliant course thank you Andrew Smith.”

Charmaine G from Plymstock “Really enjoyed it, lovely to learn new techniques.” “My first time at Phab thoroughly enjoyed every part.”

Lynne A “All staff are very pleasant and helpful.” “Refreshing ideas on classic styles and understanding techniques.”

Jade from Topsham “very well planned and a really nice environment”

Danielle H “was interesting to learn a different method to what I’ve already been shown, really enjoyed todays course”

Kelly H Bristol – ‘The skills and techniques he has shown me have not only helped me create the perfect bob but I believe they have also transformed all my other cuts. I am now proudly watching my cuts go out the door not quite believing it was me that did them.’

Hi brow
18th April 2017

Amelia M from Barnstaple “very relaxed training atmosphere. Friendly Staff and great space.”

Josie w from South Molton “Very Good I would recommend to other beauticians.”

Naomi L from Plymouth “Everyone is lovely, I would definitely recommend Phab and Trish. I really genuinely enjoyed the course, Trish is fantastic & very through, I feel completely confident fulfilling the treatment.”

Mary D from Charmouth “Brilliant, love coming to Phab everyone is so nice and helpful.”

Mark Gaughan barber fusion
3rd April 2017

Theresa K from Exeter “Very good. Great explanation of everything we were shown.”

“Phab and the team are always very helpful, knowledgeable and nothing is too much trouble for them to help you with.”

Melissa H from torquay “I loved it. Terrified of the skin fad before today. Now I can’t wait to do one.”

Lara D from Plymouth “I learnt so much and has really helped my confidence.”

Paris J from Torquay “Really good Mark was amazing, looked after very well. Really good experience everyone was very friendly felt welcome.”

Orly Pedicure Diploma
4th April 2017

Vicki E from Cullompton “I enjoyed the day and learnt a lot, Anne Marie was great and Jodi was friendly and very welcoming all day.

Tom Chapman 10th April 2017Sophie G from Exmouth “I feel so much more confident, Tom explained everything so clearly, and was helpful.”

Matthew P from Bodmin “Fantastic, I loved it. Learned so much Tom is a Great Guy”

Business Charity day
8th May 2017

Carol G from Bideford “Good Speakers, very engaging and interesting, very enjoyable and informative”

Dawn B “Really good! A good variety, with thought provoking subjects.”

Lisa B from Okehampton “lots of light bulb moments. Love this day, so much information shared that will help our salon.”

Eastough “Brilliant and inspiring, thought provoking. Everyone @ Phab are Phab!! Really helpful, caring- so pleased that staff especially Grant really care about the individual.”

Thomas W from Torquay “Genuinely helpful and eye opening course. Fantastic experience great staff.”