Beauty Therapy Love highlighting people’s beauty? Our students enjoy applying their skills in our salon. You’ll gain real experience by working with actual clients. At WelTec, you’ll also benefit from small classes where you can get more tutor time. Plus if you’re doing the two-year diploma, you’ll get the salon experience you need to fine-tune your skills and be industry ready. Make-up. Waxing. Facials. Skincare. Manicures. Pedicures. Eyebrows. You’ll learn a range of beauty techniques in the one year certificate or the first year of the diploma.
In your second year, you’ll learn about anatomy and body therapy such as body scrubs, masks and other treatments. You’ll also learn the basic business skills to work in a clinic or salon, at a spa retreat or on a cruise ship – we hold interviews each year with a major cruise ship company. If you are keen to take your skills abroad, we offer the international CIDESCO qualification.
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Diploma in Beauty Therapy Start: February 2016 Level 5 Length: 2 years, full-time Campus: Wellington Entry criteria: 50 credits at NCEA Level 2, 10 literacy and 10 science
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Certificate in Beautician Services
Take your skills further. Learn about anatomy and body therapy. Explore techniques such as body scrubs, masks, electrolosis, massage and other treatments.
Start: February 2016 Level 4 Length: 34 weeks, full-time Campus: Wellington Entry criteria: 50 credits at NCEA Level 2, 10 literacy and 10 science
This Certificate includes the City & Guilds Diploma in Beauty Therapy Learn a range of beauty techniques. Work as a beautician or gain more industry knowledge by completing the second-year of the Diploma in Beauty Therapy.
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