The philosophy followed by the Carlton Hair management team is not merely to provide uncompromising quality service to customers – but more importantly, to provide the best platform possible for stylists-in-training to advance their creativity and skills to World Class status.
Our hairdressing course is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in hair design. The diploma is ideal for anyone wishing to commence a career in hairdressing. It is a highly practical qualification and provides the skills and underpinning knowledge required to practice as a hairdresser.
The Carlton Hairdressing Academy offers:
- International British Hairdressing qualification from City & Guilds registered on the IVQ framework. Level 2 and 3 Diploma in Hairdressing
- Recognised by the Employers’ Organisation for Hairdressing, Cosmetology and Beauty (EOHCB)
- Recognised by the United Association of South Africa (UASA)
A HUB OF HIGH-TECH CREATIVITY AND WORLD CLASS LECTURERS
Training staff are World Class lecturers who are trained abroad and are up-to-date with the latest trends. World Class Carlton Hair Academies can also be found in Durban, Pretoria and Port Elizabeth.
THE COUNTRY’S FOREMOST EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION DEDICATED SOLELY TO TRAINING AND QUALIFYING STYLISTS
The academy is registered on the IVQ framework from City & Guilds. It offers an International British Hairdressing qualification, which is recognised in 80 countries worldwide.
The diplomas are locally defined as Diploma 2 in Women’s Hairdressing (South Africa) and Diploma 3 in Women’s Hairdressing (South Africa).
TRAINEE EDUCATION FOR ALL SOUTH AFRICAN HAIRDRESSING SALONS
The academy welcomes any salon owners who wish to have their learners formally trained. What is more, the academy undertakes categorically not to employ any outside students who are sent, or funded, by a salon owner.
The course is based on units accredited by City & Guilds, a leading global provider of vocational education and training solutions that enable people, organisations and economies to develop the skills they need for growth and sustainability.
DIPLOMA 2 UNITS
201 Working in the Hair Industry
202 Follow Health and Safety in the Salon
203 Client Consultations for Hair Services
204 Shampoo and Condition the Hair and Scalp
215 Scalp Massage
205 Promote Products & Services to Clients in a Salon
216 Salon Reception Duties
317 Promote and Sell Products and Services to Clients
213 Display Stock to Promote Sales in a Salon
209 The Art of Dressing Hair
208 Perm and Neutralise Hair
104 Styling Men’s Hair
217 Style and Finish African Type Hair
206 Cut Women’s Hair
207 Colour and Lighten Hair
210 Cut Men’s Hair
218 Relax African Type Hair
DIPLOMA 3 UNITS
302 Monitor and Maintain Health & Safety Practice in the Salon
303 Consultation Support for Colleagues on Hair Services
305 Style & Dress Hair using a variety of Techniques
309 Hair Extensions Service
311 Bridal Hair
304 Cut Women’s Hair to create a variety of looks
306 Colour Hair to Create a variety of looks
410 Hair Colour Correction
308 Perm Hair to Create a variety of looks
316 Creative Hairdressing Design Skills
307 Human Resources Management