The world of hair design is forever changing, fast paced and very exciting, full of variety, challenges and opportunities. A career in hair design requires enthusiasm, energy and a strong basis of knowledge in the fundamentals of hair art, science and design.
Students learn practical skills on a mannequin first and then student's can master it on a live model. Extensive practical training develops confidence in students to be thorough in working on diverse clients.
High School Diploma (or equivilant) or C.A.S.T exam
Fluency in English
Professional image & ethics, Health & Safety, Principles of Infection Control & Practise, study of the skin, scalp & hair, anatomy & physiology, basic chemistry & electricity, bacteriology, properties of the hair & scalp, sanitation, disinfection & sterilization, shampoo, rinsing & conditioning.
Students learn proper techniques of blow-drying, curling iron & straightening for today's looks, wet styling techniques & principles of the hair design.
Provide students with the knowledge of basic hair cutting with shears, razors and clippers on men and women, for both long and short hair
Knowledge of colour, basic colour application, foiling, highlighting, low lightening, toning and colour corrective techniques.
Basic wrapping techniques, application of permanent wave solutions, chemical hair relaxing and permanent straightening will be taught at a professional level to students.
Unique approach to long hair design (bridal, formal, etc), up do's, braiding, hair extensions, wigs & enhancements.
Hand & facial services-that includes learning - manicure, pedicure, waxing, mini facial. & make-up application.
Salon management, reception skills, retail sales, routine salon functions and customer skills are also taught. Job search, preparation of resumes & interview training.
• Salon Hairstylist
• Spa/Salon owner
• Bridal industry
• Fashion Industry
• Photography Industry
• Hairstylist Assistant
• Hair Colour Technician
• Wigs and Extension Specialist