New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3) (YG).xml New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3) (YG)

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New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3) (YG)

ProgrammeFull time – 1 year

Annual Fees(indicative 2018)

Qualification name

New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3) (YG) Advised on enrolment

Programme code

NZ2411

Starts

February

Ara credits

120

Level

3

Domestic Applications due

Received all year

International Applications due

Please enquire

Provider

Christchurch - Madras Street, Timaru

For more information

Email liaison@ara.ac.nz

Programme Content

Gain the foundation skills needed to start a career in hairdressing.

This programme has been designed to provide a broad introduction to hairdressing, and a foundation to build upon with further study. You'll learn about salon culture, hierarchy and terminology so you can communicate appropriately with clients, peers and supervisors.

You'll also learn elementary styling skills such as blow drying, moulding, setting and long hair-ups, plus colour treatment basics. Health and safety, hygiene and personal health and presentation within a salon environment are also covered.

Programme Credits

NZQF credits in the table below are awarded to you on completion of this programme. These credits contribute to achieving your NCEA qualification. In some instances you may also receive Ara credits. Ara credits are tertiary study credits that can be used to enter further study at tertiary level in New Zealand. Please note the number of Ara and NZQF credits are unrelated and may be different.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements
Alternative requirements
Additional requirements
English requirements
  • If English isn't your first language, you may be required to provide evidence of your English language skills. Refer to the Acceptable Alternatives Chart or contact us for an assessment.

Acceptable Alternatives Chart

Next steps

To apply for this course please complete:

  • An application form

Application Documents

Career opportunities

This qualification shows employers that you have the ability to perform basic tasks competently within a salon environment.

Study pathways

The New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) Level 3 leads on to several other qualifications in this sector, including the New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Emerging Stylist) Level 4.

Recommended school subjects

  • English
  • Maths
Unit / Achievement Standard Number Unit Standard Title Version No NZQF Credits Level 1 Credits Level 2 Credits Level 3 Credits Level 4 Credits
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