The Gainfort Academy


Unit 7f Ardcavan Business Park, Wexford  

T: (053) 9123681


Unit 9 Tramore Rd Business Park, Tramore Rd, Waterford

T: (051) 375000
T: (053) 9123681

The Gainfort Academy has become synonymous with flair and excellence in the hair and beauty industry for 30 years now.  They are a leading salon supplier and also assist new establishments with their design and fit out. Compounding this, Gainfort has their state-of-the art training academy, which was established in 2017.

Based in Wexford and Waterford, Gainfort Academy is fully equipped with the latest facilities and teaching technology. Their intimate classrooms and spacious amphitheatre are specially designed for a wide variety of courses, seminars and workshops for industry professionals and aspiring amateurs.

Gainfort has been lauded with numerous awards including RSVP Magazine’s Elite selection of “Leading Beauty Schools in Ireland annually since 2014”, The Wexford Business Awards Training Provider of the Year 2012, 2014, 2015 & 2016 and more.

The Academy is an ITEC and CIBTAC accredited training centre, offering certificates and diplomas in hairdressing, barbering, beauty treatments, beauty therapy, professional make up, holistic massage, nail technology and teacher training. The Gainfort Academy has an overall pass rate of 99% in their ITEC courses to date. For details of their upcoming courses, visit their website.

Hennessy Hair & Beauty

9-10 Pembroke St, Cork City

T 021-4276199

28, Doughcloyne Court Industrial Estate, Sarsfield Rd, Wilton, Cork

T 021-4343436



Hennessy Hair & Beauty are proud to be a family run business, supplying the professional trade with all the top leading brands for the last 35 years.

They are the leading supplier of professional hair and beauty products, equipment and furniture to hair and beauty salons, nail bars, spas and training academies and colleges across Ireland. Hennessy Hair & Beauty pride themselves on having award-winning customer service and a loyal customer base.

They stock over 9,000 different products at their cash & carry based in Doughcloyne and their city centre store. In 2019, Hennessy Hair & Beauty are celebrating an expansion to their premises and have plans to expand further in the future.