The Advanced Loctician Certificate Course is a bundled package comprising of the Natural Loctician Certificate Level 1Level 2 and Level 3. If you click on those course links, you will find out exactly which topics are covered in each course. Em runs this course both ONLINE and LIVE IN STUDIO for people who prefer face to face tuition (scroll down the page on how to enrol in the live course). The live course is more for those who live in Australia or wish to travel here and study at the same time! Due to Covid-19 restrictions all courses in 2020 are on hold until Spring. 

The Advanced Loctician Certificate Course is the highest Level of training you can take if you want to learn how to run your own lifestyle business as a Natural Dread Loctician. You'll learn to create dreadlocks, maintain dreadlocks, create and install dreadlock extensions and do dreadlock wraps to a very high standard without using any dreadlock products, wax or chemicals. Em is renowned for her top quality meticulous dreadlock work and high level customer service and has never received a review under 5 stars and she clearly imparts this ethos to her students!

There is no other dreadlock course, quite like this offered in the world.  If you want to learn all aspects of running a Dreadlock Service Business from both a professional and highly experienced Dread Loctician or Dreadlock Artist (as we also like to be called), PLUS a professional teacher, and a passionate business woman, then this is THE ONLY COURSE IN THE WORLD OFFERING DREADLOCK TRAINING FROM someone with professional experience in both dreadlocks and teaching. 

You can study this course ONLINE and LIVE. Read on to discover who this Advanced Dread Loctician Certificate course is perfect for and what all the benefits are. 

who is the ADVANCED loctician certificate perfect for?

  • Anyone who wants to be their own boss, create their own working hours & meet lovely people.
  • People who love dreads & wish to make, maintain & extend them for a living.
  • People who appreciate dreads & want a creative lucrative at home business.
  • People who want to run a dreadlock service with multiple income streams. 
  • Mums who don't wish to return to work after having kids.
  • Dads who don't wish to return to fly in fly out (or overly demanding) jobs after having kids.
  • Anyone with good people skills and handy hands.
  • Anyone who is wanting to work for themselves at home or in a funky studio.
  • Anyone wishing to escape the rat race the 9-5 job and feel more freedom in their life!
  • Young school leavers not sure what they want to do with an interest in a service orientated business.
  • Hairdressers who wish to add natural dread creation, maintenance & extensions to their list of skills.
  • Hairdressers who wish to get away from the chemical method of making dreads.
  • Hairdressers who make dreadlocks but want to offer a method that doesn't require palm rolling. 
  • Dreadlock makers who wish to gain the highest level of quality in their work & get full support. 
  • Dread Locticians who are practicing but feel they need to know how to offer a more professional service and be supported more. 


  • Divine Dreadlocks and your trainer's history and background.
  • About the 3 main other dreadlock methods and their results.
  • All about the Divine Hand & Hook (DH&H) method of natural, high quality dreadlocking. 
  • How DH&H method produces instant natural dreads, that don't need further rolling to lock. 
  • How to make dreadlocks that are neat, tight and well formed from the start.
  • How to make dreadlocks without ever having to use a product.
  • How to ensure dreadlocks fall nicely and don't stick out. 
  • Method allows you to service ALL hair types: caucasian, asian, afro, fine, thick, curly or dead straight. 
  • How to tackle dread maintenance issues without wax, threads or looping through (interlocking).
  • Learn OH&S for natural dreadlocking.
  • Diverse conversation skills & how to gain repeat clients by building good rapport. 
  • How to set up your dreadlocking studio at home or in your salon.
  • How to give high end client service.
  • How to section hair for making dreads. 
  • How to create the correct sized base for dreadlocks depending on the hair type.
  • How to create the correct base size for a particular dreadlock width.
  • Why skinny dreads cause problems & how thin to go. 
  • How to assist clients with all dreadlock decisions.
  • How to give natural after care advice.
  • How to quote clients remotely & accurately.
  • The current market price for creation and dreadlock maintenance.
  • The wage increases possible as your experience grows from $Au25 - $70 per hour.
  • In salons with extra overheads some Locticians charge up to $150 per hour. 
  • Marketing basics for your business (via email support on completion of certificate).
  • How to find & order the right hair natural human extensions to create natural dreadlock extensions.
  • How to remotely quote a dread extensions client. Or do a live consult for dread extensions. 
  • How to charge for dreadlock extensions and price your extensions. 
  • How to lock dread extensions from clip in's and wefts.
  • Where to get the best priced hair for dreadlock extensions online.
  • How to install dreadlock extensions to create a strong seamless join.
  • Em's 2 seamless joining methods that work with exact colour matches or people that wish to go with a balayage or ombre look.
  • How to join dread extensions so they don't fall out. 
  • How to attach dreadlock extensions to mature dreadlocks.
  • How to add dreadlock extensions to your own dreadlocks.
  • Before and after care and preparation for dreadlock extensions clients. 
  • How to do a strong beautiful dreadlock wrap.
  • How to tackle difficult dread maintenance.
  • FULL FACEBOOK FREE SUPPORT in our private group.
  • Gain an Advanced Loctician Certificate by Divine Dreadlocks. 
  • Gain a Dread Loctician & Extensions specialist badge to display on your digital media. 
  • Gain free posts to promote your dreadlocking business on our Facebook & Instagram of 22,000+ followers.
  • Gain Love & support from your trainer & the entire Divine Dreadlocks Tribe of trained Locticians
  • Gain access to our wholesale shop selling the finest dreadlock tools and natural care products. 
  • Gain access to Em's Divine Dreadlocks affiliate program where you can get paid for selling DD courses!


  • Become your own boss, work from home and choose the days and hours you work!
  • Take holidays and time off when you want to!
  • Quit a job that you don't like and crank up a dreadlocking business as your main source of income!
  • Operate as a hobby business around your main job to earn extra cash to save for travel, holidays, renovations etc
  • Work as little as you want to just earn a bit of extra cash on the side, or
  • Work as much as you can to earn up to $2000 for a 5 day week.
  • Earn from $AU25 to $AU70 per hour! That's $US20 to $US60 per hour.
  • Earn on average $1000 for a dreadlock extensions client as this is a high end coveted skill!
  • Have a business with no overheads! Once you've got a couple of chairs and your tool kit it's all profit!
  • Create the kind of dreads that people are proud of, ones that raise the perceptions of dreads in society!
  • Be tutored by someone who has used these methods to create and maintain her own dreads for 12+years!
  • Be rest assured this method will work for people of all backgrounds, because it has been tried and tested on over 2000 clients with different hair types over a 20 year period!
  • Use this method equally on Caucasian, Asian or African hair!
  • Have the opportunity to gain a loyal following of repeat clients!
  • Enjoy what you do and wake up smiling every "working" day!
  • Meet a wide range of really lovely people!
  • Make new friends.
  • Be creative, add dread accessories or natural dread care products to your business.
  • have multiple income streams: dreads, maintenance, extensions, wraps, products.
  • Be supported by your trainer, other students and graduates of the course in the private facebook group.
  • Get free online promotions on our social media with 22,000 followers. 


  • Half the price of the live course. 
  • Perfect if you're an autonomous learner (if you're good at motivating yourself to complete goals).
  • Study at home in your pajamas and save money on the cost of travel to the live course.
  • Study this course from ANY country in the world as long as you have internet & understand English.
  • Easily set up your learning schedule using the example in the course GUIDE.
  • Learn at your own pace. Fit the study in around work, kids or while you're travelling.
  • Gain your certificate Level 1 in as little as 7 days and you have up to 90 days to complete the easy assessments. Gain your Level 2 in as little as another 7 days. 
  • Be eligible for course extensions if life goes a little crazy. 
  • Get instant streaming access to the video tutorials via an email, so that they're always easy to find!
  • Experience ease of learning as the skills are taught in a sequential manner.
  • Enjoy easy viewing, due to the high quality, professional, High Definition filming and sound.
  • Enjoy lifetime unlimited course access, so you can go back and re-study areas if you're feeling stuck.
  • There is no limited views or access to this course! 
  • Download the Gumroad library app to keep the course in your mobile phone or tablet.
  • For more information on the Gumroad library app, click here.




You're welcome to join us to study the Advanced Loctician Certificate course LIVE. There are 4 intakes per year.  However the live courses may end in 2020. 


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