Gain NCEA Level 2. Start your career in the service industry. Sample hairdressing, beauty therapy and retail then choose which you like best. There’s lots of further options. Your training will be practical and hands-on, and you’ll learn in our salon.
Learn haircuts, clipper work, cutting and shaving, sales and the crucial social skills needed in barbering. Benefit from industry masterclasses each week. Train in our barbershops open to the public and begin building your clientele – you’ll have done hundreds of haircuts by the time you’ve finished.
Learn essential skills such as reception duties, shampooing, applying treatments or colours under supervision, and styling. You’ll also be introduced to cutting. Develop experience working as a team member in our salon. You’ll learn alongside other hairdressing students and have fun along the way.
Gain an introduction to basic beauty services, communication, professionalism and sales strategies. Learn practical skills from skincare and maintenance through to classic and trending makeup looks.
Gain skills in facial therapy, hair removal, manicure and pedicure, makeup, spray tanning, eyebrow shaping and eyelash tinting. Learn essential anatomy and physiology. Develop retail and reception skills in our salon and work with clients. You can also sit the internationally-recognised City & Guilds diploma.
Learn corrective techniques, fashion makeup and hairstyling for runway, editorial and private clients. Study special effects, including character design, facial manipulation, ageing, wig styling, trauma effects and body art. Gain valuable business and creative collaboration skills. Develop your skills during events like the World of WearableArt.
Develop more advanced skills in cutting, styling and colouring. Begin to grow your own clientele working in our salons. Get the opportunity to be part of the World of WearableArt™ Awards show, hairdressing competitions, a regional photographic competition, fashion shows and theatre productions.
There’s great growth in spa therapy. Train in hydrotherapy and treatments such as hot stones therapy, reflexology, Indian head massage and lymphatic drainage massage. Put your skills into practice in our salon. Understand client needs, including related areas such as nutrition and exercise.
Focus on body treatments including massage, specialised wraps and permanent hair removal. Help clients reveal healthier-looking skin with microdermabrasion. Perfect your skills by working with clients in our salon and spa. Benefit from small classes. Gain CIDESCO, an internationally-recognised diploma.