Cosmetology

 Deals with cosmetic products and application of beauty treatments. The programme includes Beauty therapy, Braiding, Weaving and Hairdressing among the others.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Manicurist
  • Nail Technician
  • Beauty Therapist
  • Home-Based/Mobile Therapist
  • Saloon Owner
  • Electrologist
  • Hairdresser
  • Make-up Artist
  • Cosmetic Consultant
  • Educator for a Product Company
  • Lecturer
  • Working in Theater/Film and Television


COURSES ON OFFER

January and May Intakes

NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN COSMETOLOGY

Entry Requirements for National Certificate

5 ‘O’ Levels including English, Mathematics and Science 

DURATION: 2 YEARS

SUBJECT

Year 1
  • Drawing
  • Ornamental Designing
  • Painting
  • 3 Dimensional Design
  • History of Art
  • Lettering
  • Print Making
  • Introduction to Computers
  • NASS
  • ESD

YEAR 2 
Students will be on industrial attachment



NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COSMETOLOGY

Entry Requirements for National Diploma

National Certificate in Cosmetology


DURATION: 2 YEARS

SUBJECT

YEAR 1
  • Hairdressing Theory
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Human & Microbiology
  • Science of Cosmetology
  • Occupational Healthy and Safety
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Computer Appreciation
 
YEAR 2
  • Marketing
  • Salon Management
  • Research Theory
  • Basic Electrical Principles
  • Hair and Beauty Practical



HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COSMETOLOGY

Entry Requirements for Higher National Diploma

National Diploma in Cosmetology


DURATION: 1 YEAR

SUBJECT

  • Cosmetology Science
  • Soma Therapy Technology
  • Quality Assurance and Management
  • Design Project
  • Cosmetology Praxis