Expert Sharpening Training

We can show you how to sharpen beveled edge scissors, convex edge shears, and clipper blades.

Beginners - Learn to sharpen beauty, barber, grooming, industrial, sewing, and fabric scissors and beauty, barber, and grooming clipper blades. Start your own business and work part time or full time. Earn more while working for yourself. Flexible schedules where you set your own hours. Weekend, evening, and half day schedules are all possible.   

Already sharpening but having problems with a customer's scissors?  Need a little help with your technique?  Have some questions about how to set-up, operate, or expand a sharpening business?  Our training sessions are tailored to your needs. 

We are NBTSG certified Master Sharpeners.

We have successfully grown our business from pick-up/delivery, to mobile on-site, to opening a brick and mortar storefront by servicing the beauty, barber, and grooming industries using a variety of equipment.

We provide training on the equipment that we use for our business.

We offer hands-on technical assistance and training for various sharpening equipment at our location by appointment.  We are also authorized distributors for the equipment we use and train with.  Contact us below for more information.

Introduction To Sharpening

This is a 30 minute introduction video by NBTSG certified Master Sharpeners Jesse & Dawn Hockett, owners of Shear Precision Sharpening.  They talk about their journey through life that brought them to where they are now, professional sharpeners with a successful business that they enjoy.  Get to know a little about who they are and what makes them different as sharpening trainers and sharpening equipment distributors.  

Visit our Sharpening Education Video Library

EZ-Vex

Manufacturer Approved Trainers

Shear Precision Sharpening meets the training standards set by Mike Borsch, the inventor and manufacturer of the EZ-Vex.

Authorized Equipment Distributors

The EZ-Vex Sharpening Machine is available for purchase here.

Hamaguri USA

Manufacturer Approved Trainers

Shear Precision Sharpening meets the training standards set by Grand Master Sharpener Dennis Brooks, the manufacturer of Hamaguri USA Sharpening Equipment and owner of Sharp Edges Sharpening Service.

Authorized Equipment Distributors

The full line of Hamaguri USA Sharpening Systems and equipment are available for purchase here.

Nebraska Blades

Manufacturer Authorized Trainers

Shear Precision Sharpening meets the training standards set by Jason Sturm, the owner of Nebraska Blades and The Edge Pro.

Authorized Equipment Distributors

The full line of Nebraska Blades sharpening equipment is available for purchase here.

Wolff Industries

Wolff Industries Approved Trainers

Shear Precision Sharpening meets the training standards set by Wolff Industries for scissor and shear sharpening using the Twice As Sharp (TAS), Ookami Gold, Hira-To, and Corru-Gator systems.

Authorized Equipment Distributors

The Twice As Sharp (TAS), Ookami Gold, Hira-To, and Corru-Gator sharpening systems are available for purchase here.

Price List

training is by appointment only and is conducted on saturdays and sundays. there is a non-refundable deposit required to book an appointment. please contact us for more information.

Contact Us

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Shear Precision Sharpening

1414 5th Ave SE, Decatur, Alabama 35601, United States

(256) 642-1497

Hours

Normal Business Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8AM - 4PM
Friday: 8AM - 2PM

Sharpening training is available by appointment on Saturdays and Sundays.

We are closed for all Federal holidays.