Course details

National Certificate in Beauty Services (Cosmetology) (Level 3)
NZQF Level 3

About the course

The National Certificate in Beauty Services (Cosmetology) (Level 3) is awarded to people who have demonstrated the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of beauty services at a basic level within the commercial environment. Holders of this qualification are able to consult with a client, establish the needs of the client on the basis of consultation, sell beauty goods and services to meet client needs, conduct the prescribed service in a professional manner, and maintain communication with the client. In particular, holders of this qualification are able to:
. perform a manicure and/or pedicure service as an independent beauty services operator
. perform cosmetic services as an independent beauty services operator
. advise clients on selection and use of cosmetics and toiletries.

This qualification recognises the skills and knowledge required for these outcomes. There are no electives.

This qualification could lead to higher qualifications in Beauty Services such as the National Certificate in Beauty Services (Beautician) (Level 4) [Ref: 1046]; the National Certificate in Beauty Services (Nail Technology) (Level 4) [Ref: 1047]; the National Certificate in Beauty Services (Electrology) (Level 5) [Ref: 1048]; and the National Certificate in Beauty Services (Body Therapy) (Level 5) [Ref: 1049]. Some credits achieved for this qualification can be used for the higher qualifications.

About the provider

We are one of the New Zealand's largest Private Training Establishment operating from three modern branches. Our training is generally unit based, with each unit offering credits towards nationally recognised qualifications.

We offer a selection of courses which include training for the Industrial, Business and Financial sectors. Our courses aim to develop student's skills, attitudes and knowledge while addressing the identified needs of various industries. We also offer practical training that is job related and is aimed at producing skills needed for the workplace. Communication, job search and life skills are incorporated into all the courses we offer.

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