Warren the Barber’s Chop Shop

Barber Shop in Collon, Ireland providing training courses from beginners to professionals throughout Ireland.
Opening at 09:30 on Tuesday
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Warren the Barber & Team Chop Shop are cutting hair at Electric Picnic (Stradbally Hall, Co. Laois, Friday 30th August, Saturday 31st August, and Sunday 1st September)! We’re over at the Salty Dog which is 1800s themed. It’s gonna be a great weekend. See you all there—make sure to pop over and sa...

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💈 Chop Shop Masterclass: Hot Towel Shave & Beard Care

10-Jun-2019 – 10-Jun-2019

Art of Hot Towel Shaving, Threading, and Taper Burning

(Limit: 4 people per class.)

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Certificate in Design & Create Hair Patterns (VTCT4/NFQ6)

25-Jun-2019 – 09-Jul-2019

Stand out from all the other barbers! The Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) is the specialist awarding body for the hairdressing / barbering & beauty industry, and has been in existence for over 40 years. You must be a working barber or have a barbering qualification to take part in thi...

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Certificate in Hot Towel Shaving (VTCT 3 / NFQ 5) (3 days)

04-Jun-2019 – 18-Jun-2019

The Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) is the specialist awarding body for the hairdressing / barbering and beauty industry, and has been in existence for over 40 years. This course is designed to prepare students for the workplace. The barbering sector is growing in Ireland and there ar...

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VTCT (Level 2 UK/Level 4 Ireland) barbering course

29-Jan-2019 – 23-Apr-2019

Time to launch a new career? Then maybe our beginners’ barbering course is for you! You will gain all the skills to get you started in the industry. Added bonus: eyebrow and facial-threading certificate. Full professional barbering kit provided!

• Start date: 29th January
• Classes: Every Thur...

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Hair Art Training with Jeremy Knott

24-Feb-2019 – 24-Feb-2019

Hair art workshop with Jeremy Knott: Advanced Clipper Techniques

• Timetable:
09:00: Demonstration and theory
11:15: Hands-on exercise with models: 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional art
13:00: Lunch
14:00: Advanced demonstration and theory
16:00: Hands on-exercise with models: portraits

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Barber training courses

  • Barbering training

    Certified (level 2 UK; level 4 Ireland) VTCT fully accredited course
  • Training to create designs and patterns in men’s hair

    Certified (level 4 UK; level 6 Ireland) VTCT fully accredited course
  • Hot Towel Shave and Beard Care

    Art of Hot Towel Shaving, Threading, Taper Burning
  • “Master Barber” training course

    Fades, beginners’ hair art, threading, and taper burning
  • Private “Master Barber” workshop

    Fades, hair art, threading, taper burning, and beard trims and shape‑ups
  • Professional marketing workshop for barbers

    Photos, videos, social media marketing (mainly Facebook and Instagram), reaching the right target audience, customising a marketing plan for your schedule

Hair cuts, hair treatments, hair art, shaves, beard trims and tidy-ups, hair art and designs

  • Dry cut

    Dry cut to your liking, finished off with an open razor shape-up with moisturiser and a splash of lemon aftershave or Bay Rum to finish
  • Kid’s cut (under 13)

  • Secondary school student’s hair cut

  • Secondary school student’s fade

  • Fade

  • Cut and wash

    Dry cut to your liking, finished off with an open razor shape-up with moisturiser and a splash of lemon aftershave or Bay Rum, washed before or after with mint shampoo and revitalising mint conditioner, and finished with an energetic scalp tonic
  • Fade and wash

  • Chemical straightener

    Get rid of unwanted curly, frizzy or wavy hair—lasts up to 6 weeks
  • Grey cover up

    Cover up gent’s grey hair in less than 10 minutes—very natural looking, lasts up to 6 weeks
  • Hot towel shave

    Hot towel shave with and against the grain, with the best quality Turkish blades, facial massage, threading (eyebrow, cheek, and ear), nasal hair trimming, taper burning, and lemon aftershave or Bay Rum to finish
  • Beard trim/shape-up

    Beard trimmed and shaped to your liking, with a moisturised open razor shape-up and a splash of lemon aftershave or Bay Rum and homemade beard tonic to finish
  • Threading eyebrows/ears/nose/cheek

    Eyebrow tidy-up or shape-up, and forehead, ears, nose, and upper cheek threading
  • Taper burning

    Burn the white fluffy hairs from around the ears with a taper and a splash of lemon aftershave or Bay Rum to finish
  • Hair art and designs

    Prices depend on difficulty and amount of time required. Call me now on 086 240 1303 or come into the Chop Shop to discuss it.


a month ago
Went here as a walk in for a quick cut. The guys did a great job. Is definitely go back and would recommend them to anyone else.
- Matthew Z
a month ago
The lads are sound and the cuts are sharp af.
- this.is.waynes.world C
8 months ago
Top class... best of the best... very up to date styles....
- Bernadette M

Master barber training courses

I’m Warren Whelan, a master barber providing training courses on all aspects of modern barbering, including hair art designs, fades, and beards, for barbers who want to get to the top of their profession. Call me now on 086 240 1303 to arrange training. 

Come to Warren the Barber’s Chop Shop and treat yourself to a hair cut, hair art design, beard trim, or a hot-towel shave.

“Warren the Barber’s Chop Shop is keeping the male of the species in Collon, Co Louth, looking fresh. Reader Stephen Jones says owner Warren Whelan’s “cutting and hair art is the best I’ve ever seen. Not only great hair cuts and hot towel shaves there’s great banter too.” Whelan specialises in fades and hair art and cut geometric shapes, landscapes and portraits.”

“Warren is an extremely talented educator and barber. I learned so much at his workshop! Highly recommended.”

“Warren’s ‘Master Barber’ training course was fantastic! I highly recommend Warren. He’s the best at what he does.”

“Warren has been our tutor for ‘Master Barber’ workshops for years. His talent and knowledge of barbering is the highest I’ve seen. Warren’s teaching skills are excellent and he has great patience with his students. Looking forward to our future workshops together!”

Earn huge commission as a self-employed barber: be part of my team in Warren the Barber’s Chop Shop! Email your CV to Warren the Barber.

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  • 086 240 1303


Get directions
Drogheda Street
Co. Louth

Opening Hours

Tue:9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Wed:9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Thu:9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Fri:9:30 am – 7:00 pm
Sat:9:30 am – 6:00 pm
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