Trades

   

Hairstylist

Battlefords Campus
Jul 24th, 2017 - Jun 22nd, 2018 Full-time

Tuition: $7499.00 (subject to change)
Application Fee of $35.00
Books: $995.00 (subject to change)
Print Fee: $50.00
Other: $300.00  Hair Show

Class times:  July 24, 2017 - January 31, 2018 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Class Times:  February 1, 2018 - June 22, 2018 (salon opens) 1:30pm - 8:00pm

Hairstylist is a pre-employment certificate program. Hairstylists who want to work in the trade are legally required to first complete a 1500 hour pre-employment program. You will learn how to perform techniques on hair, wigs, hairpieces, skin and nails. You will also develop artistry, salon management and customer service skills. The program provides an apprenticeship period of up to two years. Graduates have the opportunity of going directly to Level 2 of the Esthetician Program.

Admission Requirements

* Grade 11 or GED 12
* English Language Requirement

Special admission is not available; all applicants must meet the admission requirements stated above prior to the program start date.


Courses

  • COSM 210 - Hairstyling Artistry

    Classroom and lab experiences will provide an opportunity for you to expand your creativity. You will pre-plan and execute an individualized hairstyle by analyzing the elements of design and suitability of a hairstyle to suit your client's needs. The course expands on the basic mechanics of hairstyling to help you create special effects using specialized styling techniques in wet set styling, thermal styling, competition styling, bridal designs and fantasy designs. You will learn how to place the emphasis on client suitability, facial contour, lifestyle, body structure and hair analysis.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 201 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 202 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 203 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 102 - Manicuring and Pedicuring

    You will develop an understanding of the anatomy of hands and feet. Your studies will help you acquire an understanding of hand and nail care, diseases and disorders. You will practice giving manicures and pedicures.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PRAC 204 - Customer Service Practicum 5

    You will gain experience in dealing with conflict and consult with clients independently. You will prepare for employment in the beauty industry by working with minimal supervision of an instructor.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 207 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 208 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 102 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PRAC 203 - Customer Service Practicum 4

    You will develop a clientele and work with co-workers to provide quality customer service. You will prepare for employment in the beauty industry by working with moderate supervision of an instructor.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 207 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 208 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 102 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 207 - Chemical Waving

    You will study and practice all aspects of chemically treating the hair either through permanent waving or chemical relaxing.

    Pre-requisites: SCI 107 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 200 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 100 - Reception and Retail

    Your studies will focus on telephone skills, processing payments, maintaining records and opening and closing reception duties. You will practice your reception skills in the salon along with selling products and services, merchandising retail products and managing a salon.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 202 - Conventional Wet Styling

    You will examine the practical application of pincurling, finger waving, wet set styling and combouts.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • SEM 100 - Beauty Culture Seminar

    You will participate in field trip experiences to enrich your industry contacts, increase your product knowledge and learn about the latest technology and techniques. You will challenge your skills through competition.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 204 - Hairshaping Mechanics

    You will be introduced to the basic principles of cutting mechanics. You will gain an understanding of the use of hairshaping tools, angles and the elevation of cutting techniques (in theory and in practical).

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PRAC 202 - Customer Service Practicum 3

    You will learn how to become more efficient in your skills in dealing with clients and learning the best practices of salon client consultation. You will prepare for employment in the beauty industry by working under the direct supervision of an instructor.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 207 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 208 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 102 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PRAC 205 - Customer Service Practicum 6

    You will demonstrate mastery in all levels of evaluation. You will participate in a mock journey person exam.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 207 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 208 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 102 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 211 - Hairshaping Artistry

    You will expand on basic haircutting techniques with an introduction to art principles, creating individualized designs, custom design, and cutting. You will learn how to pre-plan a precision hairshape to suit the client's needs, lifestyle, body stature and styling abilities.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 204 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 101 - Dispensary Duties

    You will be prepared to organize and stock an organized dispensary. You will be responsible for maintaining an inventory and dispensing stock to the cosmetology students.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • WORK 104 - Work Placement Practicum

    To help you in your final preparations for employment, you will spend one week in industry. You will have the opportunity to apply your skills in the work environment and become familiar with the everyday customer relations and working schedules of a salon or spa.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 100 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 101 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 102 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 205 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 206 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 208 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 209 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 210 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 211 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 212 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 209 - Wigs and Hair Pieces

    You will develop an understanding of the construction and history of wigs and wig making. You will practice cleaning, cutting, colouring and styling human and synthetics wigs. Your studies will also prepare you to measure, order and/or sell wigs.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • LERN 101 - Study Skills

    You will learn how to identify strategies for success and develop approaches that promote good study habits. You will receive resources and tools to guide your future success in school and personal achievements.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PRAC 201 -Customer Service Practicum 2

    You will focus on professionalism in the salon, teamwork and customer service at a basic level. You will prepare for employment in the beauty industry by working under the direct supervision of an instructor.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 207 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 208 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 102 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PRAC 200 - Customer Service Practicum 1

    You will become familiar with salon practices and gain experience in dealing with clients and reinforcing the skills you have practiced on mannequins and other students. You will prepare for employment in the beauty industry by working under the direct supervision of an instructor.

    Pre-requisites: FAID 101 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 100 Minimum Grade: 60 and PSYC 100 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 101 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 201 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 202 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 203 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 204 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 205 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 206 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PSYC 100 - Salon Psychology

    You will study various personality theories of psychologists. The course focuses on the practical salon application of these theories to salon situations.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 212 - Chemical Waving Artistry

    You will develop an understanding of pre-planning a chemical wave by selecting a style and product suitable for the individual in order to provide total personalized care. Practice in design perm wrapping and specialized techniques will help you expand the type of services that can be provided to your clients.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 207 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 213 - Men's Hairshaping

    You will practice barbering techniques for unisex styling. These techniques include clipper cutting, shear/comb techniques and razor/combing.

    Pre-requisites: COSM 211 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • BUS 100 - Salon and Spa Operations

    You will develop an appreciation for the effort that goes into starting your own business. Your studies will develop your awareness of legal and labour regulations, protection required, financing, salon design and maintaining shop inventory and equipment.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 205 - Basic Hair Colouring

    Classroom and lab experiences will contribute to your comprehensive study of all aspects of colouring. Practical applications of temporary, semi permanent and permanent hair colouring techniques will be emphasized.

    Pre-requisites: SCI 107 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 200 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 203 - Thermal Styling

    You will practice air waving, blow waving and iron waving techniques.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • SCI 107 - Beauty Culture Sciences

    You will explore sciences as they relate to the beauty profession. The course content includes chemistry, physics, anatomy and physiology, trichology, nutrition and metric conversion.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 208 - Skin Care and Makeup Techniques

    You will focus on a variety of methods and procedures that relate to preserving, maintaining and enhancing the skin. You will practice techniques in skin analysis, eyebrow arching, plain and specialized facials, waxing, ear piercing and brow and lash tinting. Lab experience will provide you with skill in a variety of make up techniques that range from daytime to specialized. You will study skin diseases and disorders to assist you in selecting the most beneficial skin care products to suit the skin condition.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60 and SCI 107 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 200 - Shampoos and Treatments

    You will study the practice and theory in shampooing, finishing rinses, hair treatments and scalp treatments. You will acquire the knowledge needed to recognize diseases and disorders of the scalp.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 201 - Hairstyling & Braiding Principals

    The course is an introduction to the basic principles of finger waves, pin curls, roller sets, combouts, blow waving and braiding techniques. You will learn how to style hair to suit particular client features.

    Pre-requisites: SANT 105 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 206 - Specialized Hair Colouring and Bleaching

    You will focus on specialized colouring techniques. The practical application of lightening and toning, creative lightening techniques and specialized colouring techniques will be emphasized.

    Pre-requisites: SCI 107 Minimum Grade: 60 and COSM 200 Minimum Grade: 60

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • SANT 105 - Sanitation, Safety and Hygiene

    Your studies will focus on safety as it relates to salon and personal health and sanitation. You will receive instruction in the study of bacteriology. You will also study relevant safety concerns (such as fire safety, health risks and diseases).

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COSM 210 - Hairstyling Artistry

    Classroom and lab experiences will provide an opportunity for you to expand your creativity.  You will pre-plan and execute an individualized hairstyle by analyzing the elements of design and suitability of a hairstyle to your client's needs.  The course expands on the basic mechanics of hairstyling to help you create special effects using specialized styling techniques in wet set styling, thermal styling, competition styling, bridal designs and fantasy designs.  You will learn how to place the emphasis on client suitability, facial contour, lifestyle, body structure and hair analysis.

    Delivery Method: Lecture