Occupational Certificate in Hairdresser (NQF 4)QCTO Occupational Qualifications 417 Credits 3 Years Register Online
Purpose of Qualification
The purpose of this qualification is to produce fully competent hairdressers. Learners will acquire skills needed as hairdressers such as, hair and scalp treatments, cuts and styles hair, and they must be able to perform chemical hairdressing services in a professional, safe and environmentally responsible manner.
Department of Higher Education and Training
QCTO (SAQA ID: 97226)
Learner are expected to have mathematics at NQF level 1
- Further Education and Training Certificate: Beauty and Nail Technology, at NQF Level 4.
- Further Education and Training Certificate: Generic Management, at NQF Level 4.
- National Diploma: Customer Management, at NQF Level 5.
Assessment of Programme
Institute of Health Hair and Beauty Technology will conduct internal assessments by means of assessment activities and signed-off work experience log sheets. Upon successful completion of all modules, Institute of Health Hair and Beauty Technology provides a statement of results to the candidate and QCTO, as part of the candidate’s application to complete the External Summative Assessment conducted by the QCTO.
Occupational Certificate in Hairdresser – Module Breakdown Year 1
Year 1 Total Credits: 68
scalp and hair (PM)
Occupational Certificate in Hairdresser – Module Breakdown Year 2
Year 2 Total Credits: 164
Occupational Certificate in Hairdresser – Module Breakdown Year 3
Year 3 Total Credits: 185
conditioning and treatment
ofhairandscalpservicesina hair salon(WM)
when Interacting with Clients
Treatment Services in a Hair Salon(WM)
* In collaboration with Institute of Health Hair & Beauty Technology