Certificate in Beautician Services

Designed for those pursuing a career as a beautician. You'll gain key beauty service skills, with the opportunity to advance your learning. Once you've completed the certificate, you can achieve the diploma by doing an additional year of study.

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What you will learn

  • Hair removal, facial therapy, manicure and pedicure, make-up, eyebrow shape and eyelash tinting services
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Client consultation, diagnosis and effective communication
  • Retail/reception skills for beauty sales and service
  • Knowledge of chemistry and electrical currents for facial therapy
  • Safety, hygiene, first aid, nutritional principles
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On Fridays, we have facial days. We get to treat others and get pampered ourselves.
Amy
Amy, Beauty Therapy Student

Career options

  • Beautician
  • Beauty Therapist
  • Nail Technician
  • Spa Retreat Worker

Further study options

Progress straight to the second year of the diploma.

What your week will look like

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Study timetable
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SUN
Morning
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Afternoon
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Evening
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Timetable is indicative only, a full timetable will be available prior to course start. 

Upcoming start dates

  • 6 March 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

50 credits at NCEA Level 2 including:

  • 10 literacy credits
  • 10 science credits or equivalent

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

International

50 credits at NCEA Level 2 including:

  • 10 literacy credits
  • 10 science credits or equivalent

International students – minimum IELTS (academic) score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5, or equivalent.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $6,036
  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

  • Fee: $20,750

    This fee is in New Zealand dollars.

CIDESCO, internationally-recognised

Where will my course be?

The Petone campus is at 21 Kensington Avenue, Petone.

Read more about our Petone campus.

The Wellington CBD campus is at 11-17 Church Street, Wellington.

Read more about our Wellington CBD campus.

Gain internationally-recognised qualifications

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

To enrol as a international student you will need to download and complete our international enrolment form.

Once completed, you may submit the form and accompanying documentation directly to WelTec International, or go through one of our registered recruitment agents.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Creative Industries
Offered by:
Te Ranga Ahumahi o ngā Hāpori
Formal programme title:
Certificate in Beautician Services (Level 4)
Programme code:
HV4417
On Fridays, we have facial days. We get to treat others and get pampered ourselves.
Amy
Amy, Beauty Therapy Student

CIDESCO, internationally-recognised

Gain internationally-recognised qualifications