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

SPII is the largest Pacific Islands Private Tertiary Education provider in the Waikato and the only PTE offering NZQA National Certificate in Beauty Services (Cosmetology) Level 3. At SPII, we go the extra mile. SPII has been awarded Category 1 from New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) for the last two audits and have proven that our students are very important to us.

Our vision is to give the best possible service to our community by providing high quality training in an environment that is secured, warm and friendly.

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