Michael John Training Academy Mark 40 Years’ Contribution and Commitment to LCR Success

July 2018 marked 40 successful years of trading for GMLPF Member, Michael John Training Academy. In today’s competitive business environment this is an enviable achievement, and something worthy to celebrate.

Life began back in in 1978, founded by local businessman and entrepreneur Michael Heath. He had the vision to open his first training centre in Seaforth, Liverpool, supporting seven local hairdressing employers.

Over the next 40 years the business has grown to provide services to hundreds of employers in the hair, barbering, beauty and customers services sectors, both locally and throughout the UK.

Student success

During these years 1000s of students have passed through Michael John, many becoming local business owners, taking their apprentices from Michael John, beginning a new cycle of training. A numbers of apprentices have progressed into the education landscape, becoming tutors and lecturers; some have gained employment back at Michael John.

Michael John have also built up and maintained strong relationships with schools, Local Authorities and agencies in delivering bespoke training for both pre-16 and post-16 students.  

We offer a range of City and Guilds qualifications in hairdressing, barbering, beauty therapy and customer services.

Championing Liverpool City Region

Company directors, husband and wife team Michael and Christine Heath, are both active members in the community, each having a strong presence in local charities and community projects.

The couple are avid supporters of championing Liverpool as an area for business opportunities and development, with an ongoing commitment to always remain located within the city region.

Fast forward to 2018, Michael John Training Academy is now located in purpose built premises in the heart of Liverpool on Renshaw Street. Their team of highly skilled and experienced staff continue to provide the next generation of Hair, Barbering, Beauty and Customer Service professionals.