Hair & Beauty

We offer Face-to-face learning at our campus opposite WITS, Weekdays and Saturday Classes.


There is more to Beauty than just good looks.  Nutrition and Diet and Motivation all contribute to the overall glow and well being of any individual.

This course covers the following topics:

This subject aims to impress upon the students the critical importance of effective communication in business. You will be expected to demonstrate their theoretical knowledge and practical application of communication techniques in the relevant business situations.

Health, Safety and First Aid
The students will learn why, when and how to use good sterilisation safely and sanitation practices.

Nail Technology and Art (Gel)
Sculptured nails are made from a mixture of powder and liquid acrylic. You will be taught how to apply the product to create artificial nails of varying length which closely resemble the natural nail. You will need to bring in models to practice and do exams on.

Massage (Theory and Practical)
Students will be taught to apply the valuable techniques required for massage related to injuries and stress. You will need to bring in models to practice and do exams on.

Anatomy and Physiology
These subjects cover:

  • The Skeleton
  • The Muscular System
  • The Central Nervous System
  • The Brain-Spinal
  • The Circulatory System
  • The Digestive System
  • The Excretory System
  • Sense Organs i.e. the eye and ear
  • Biomechanics & Kinesiology
  • The Basic Principles of Human Movements

Manicure and Pedicure
This subject consists of the basic routine of manicure and pedicure as well as paraffin treatment, the French manicure, nail repairs and hand and foot massage. You will need to bring in models to practice and do exams on.

Cutting and Styling
The student will be trained in the various cutting and styling techniques and procedures. You will need to bring in models to practice and do exams on.

Consultation Services for Customers
The etiquette and personal appearance required by the Hair Industry will be taught, to ensure that students present themselves in a well groomed and professional manner. The hair salon owner or manager must have business sense, knowledge, ability, good judgement and diplomacy. All recommended practices and procedures followed in a hair salon will be incorporated.

Shampooing, Conditioning and Treatment
Shampooing is an important preliminary step for a variety of hair services. Understand the effect of different shampoos and conditioners on different hair types, as well as the correct procedures and techniques to be utilized. You will need to bring in your models to practice and do exams on.

The benefit of knowing the techniques and skills required to start your own small business is invaluable. This subject covers the theoretical aspects of the following: profile and mind set of the entrepreneur, functions and economic importance in the SA business environment, benefits and rewards, the business plan and much more.

Basic Make Up
Learning basic make up techniques. Applying make up to the forehead, chin and nose. Concealing wrinkles with foundation.

Nutrition, Diet and Slimming
In today’s world, healthy living and eating is top priority. This subject will teach the students the fundamentals of an effective and healthy diet, as well as the nutritional content and value of all basic food stuffs. Analysis of nutrition and diets and their effects will be incorporated in this interesting essential subject.

Course fees: From R7 200

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