Otago Polytechnic

OSTC Salon skills (Level 2)

Location

Dunedin

If you have a passion for hair and fashion, have creative flair and love working with people, then a hairdressing career could suit you!

You'll be working towards the New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3).

For more information about OSTC, visit www.op.ac.nz/ostc  

 

 

What will I do?

  • Learn a range of hairstyling techniques
  • Develop customer service skills
  • Learn safe practices for working in a salon.

 

What could I do next?

  • Complete the New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3) at Otago Polytechnic
  • Gain an apprenticeship at a hairdressing salon for paid, on-the-job training.

 

Where could this take me?

  • Hairdresser/Barber
  • Salon Owner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unit standards covered in this course

Unit Standard

OSTC Salon Skills

Credits

level

Version

21940

 

Demonstrate knowledge of workplace requirements for employment in a salon

5

2

3

28025

 

Demonstrate knowledge of the client journey in a salon

2

2

1

28026

 

Present a personal fashion image for work in a hairdressing salon environment

3

2

1

21936

 

Protect the client for hairdressing services in a salon environment

1

2

3

21937

 

Assist an operator in a salon environment

4

2

3

21935

 

Maintain order and supplies in a hairdressing or barbering salon environment

5

2

3

21938

 

Converse and interact with clients and operators in a salon environment

3

2

3

28027

 

Demonstrate knowledge of undertaking an observation of technical skills in a salon

3

2

1

We are doing our best to ensure that this information is accurate.  However, there may be some content changes to our programmes, and all our programmes will run subject to demand and capacity. 

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.