Vocational Pathway - Services Industries Sector - Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy (NCEA Level 2)
About the programme
This pathway introduces you to an exciting look into a career in hairdressing and beauty therapy, not only gaining entry-level skills that align with NCEA Level 2, but skills employers are looking for that are required by industry.
The learning is hands-on and practical while you establish these key competencies throughout the programme; preparing the hair for hairdressing, basic principles in workplace requirements in the salon, protecting the client for hairdressing, assisting an operator, sustainability concepts for a salon, maintain and ordering supplies, provide client service and care, key concepts and maintain personal presentation, current fashion trends and anatomy, and physiology knowledge.
Vocational pathway: Service industries
Programme code: YP1508
NCEA level: Level 2 (Level 3 in year 2)
Number of credits: 30
Duration of programme: 32 weeks, February to November with
Programme structure: 1 day per week (
Location: Wintec Hamilton City Campus
Cost: Free to the student
Transport: To be arranged with your school and covered by WTA (if applicable)
Further details: www.youthguarantee.net.nz
Contacts: You must enrol through your school. Please see your careers advisor.
Year two entry criteria: To move on to year two you will need to have completed 80% of the available credits in year one, and 100% of the available credits in both of your chosen year two modules. Candidates who do not meet these criteria may be accepted at the discretion of the WTA.
|Unit Standard||Title||Version||Level||Credit||Wintec code|
|21940||Workplace requirements in a salon||4||2||5||BM21940|
|21941||Prepare hair for hairdressing||3||2||2||BM21941|
|21936||Protect the client for hairdressing||3||2||1||BM21936|
|21937||Assist an operator||4||2||4||BM21937|
|25439||Sustainability concepts for a salon||2||2||2||BM25439|
|27637||Maintain order and supplies||2||2||4||BM27637|
|27638||Provide client service and care||2||2||3||BM27638|
|27639||Key concepts and maintain personal presentation||2||2||3||BM27639|
|27640||Current fashion trends and history||2||2||3||BM27640|
|27641||Anatomy and physiology knowledge||2||2||3||BM27641|
|Total Year 1 NZQA Credits||30|