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Gateway and STAR Programmes


Gateway

The Gateway program opens new pathways from high school to tertiary study and workplace learning. It is a great opportunity for students to experience workplace learning and tertiary study prior to making decisions about their career path. 

We run Gateway programs in Hairdressing, Barbering and Makeup, and unit standards gained through the Gateway program leads to nationally recognised qualifications and counts towards NCEA qualifications. 

2022 Gateway Intake Dates 

Makeup 1, 2 & 3

  • 26688 Level 1 (4 Credits): TBC
  • 27701 Level 2 (4 Credits): TBC
  • 1307 Level 3 (3 Credits): TBC
Hairdressing 3
  • 28843 Level 3 (2 Credits): TBC
  • 25790 Level 3 (4 Credits): TBC
  • 1307 Level 3 (3 Credits): TBC

Barbering 2 & 3

  • 19808 Level 2 (4 Credits):TBC
  • 28018 Level 3 (4 Credits): TBC
  • 1307 Level 3 (3 Credits): TBC

SFX Makeup 3

  • 9681 Level 3 (3 credits): TBC
  • 28946 Level 3 (4 credits): TBC
  • 1307 Level 3 (4 credits): TBC

    Information

    Hours
    Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm 

    Location
    City Campus
    Ground floor, 360 Queen Street
    Auckland CBD

     
    STAR

    The objective of STAR is to enable schools to meet the needs of students by exposing them to various pathways and facilitate a smooth transition to workplace learning or tertiary study. 

    The Cut Above Academy STAR program provides an opportunity to sample the Hairdressing, Barbering, Makeup Artistry and Special Effects Makeup industries. 

    2022 STAR Intake Dates

    Makeup 1 & 2

    • 26688 Level 1 (4 Credits): TBC
    • 27701 Level 2 (4 Credits): TBC

    Barbering 2 & 3

    • 19808 Level 2 (4 Credits): TBC
    • 28018 Level 3 (4 Credits): TBC
    Hairdressing 3 & 4 
    • 28843 Level 3 (2 Credits): TBC
    • 25790 Level 3 (4 Credits): TBC

    SFX Makeup 3 

    • 9681 Level 3 (3 credits): TBC
    • 28946 Level 3 (4 credits): TBC


    Information

    Hours
    Tuesday to Thursday: 9.00am to 5.00pm 

    Locations
    City Campus
    Ground Level, 360 Queen Street
    Auckland CBD 

    South Campus
    5a Ryan Place
    Manukau City

    For all Gateway and STAR phone enquiries send Pauline a call (09) 303 0181 for more information. 

    You can also download our Gateway and STAR information document here: