DEPARTMENT OF HAIRDRESSING AND BEAUTY THERAPY

OVERVIEW

Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy or simply referred to as Cosmetology is the professional skill or practice of beautifying the face, hair, nails, and skin. This program prepares you for an exciting career in skincare and as a hairdresser.

OBJECTIVES

  • Enables trainees to gain knowledge of histology as it applies to nails, hair, and skin.
  • Enable our students understand the importance of a healthy lifestyle.
  • Help to develop interpersonal skills and professional ethics that may lead to successful employment.
  • Seek to create an awareness of careers and business opportunities within the beauty industry.
  • To develop and practice respect for safety and sanitation in a community or school setting.
  • To promote skill development in the manipulation of tools, equipment, and products that may lead to successful employment.
  • To generate creativity as an expression reflected in hair, skin, and nail care.
  • To develop an understanding of products and the effects they have on hair, skin, and nails
  • To foster teamwork skills

Prospects

It is one of the most marketable courses in the job market currently as it covers both the hairdressing and beauty therapy disciplines.

COURSEDURATIONEXAM BODYSUBJECTS
Hairdressing (Grade III, II, I)6 Semesters
(Each Grade
6 Months)
NITASalon Hygiene, Health and Safety, Consultation and Client Care, Anatomy and Physiology for Hairdressing and Barbering, Shampooing and
Conditioning Hair, Braiding Twisting and Thread Wrapping Hair, Hair Styling and Finishing, Barbering, Hair Colouring, Hair Cutting,
Anatomy and Physiology for Beauty Therapy, Facial Skin Care Treatment, Make-up Application, Waxing Techniques, Manicure Treatment,
Pedicure Treatments
Beauty Therapy (Grade III, II, I)6 Semesters
(Each Grade
6 Months)
NITASalon Hygiene, Health and Safety, Consultation and Client Care, Anatomy and Physiology for Hairdressing and Barbering, Anatomy and
Physiology for Beauty Therapy Shampooing and Conditioning Hair, Braiding Twisting and Thread Wrapping Hair, Hair Styling and Finishing,
Barbering, Hair Colouring, Hair Cutting, Facial Skin Care Treatment, Make-up Application, Waxing Techniques, Manicure Treatment,
Pedicure Treatments, Nail Art and Gel Application

Careers

Hairstylist

Makeup Artist

Esthetician

Teacher

Barber

Cosmetologist

Beautician

Nail technician

Salon Or Spa Manager

Salon Owner Or Manager