Hairdressing Emerging Stylist Level 4
Training for hairdressers begins with the New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing Salon Support (Level 3) which takes you from complete novice to technical level, capable of earning your place in a successful salon – or qualifying for entry to this New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Emerging Stylist) (Level 4).
Personal hairdressing kit
Receive your Cut Above Hairdressing Kit packed with professional hairdressing equipment, including combs, brushes and the tools of the trade for cutting and colouring.
Build your own portfolio
Build your brand as a hairdresser, with hands-on training in the perfect blow wave, long hair styling, hair treatments, scissor and razor cutting, highlighting and foiling and colour styling. You’ll graduate with a portfolio of work to wow prospective clients and employers.
You’ll be immersed in the different techniques for cutting, colouring and styling.
Put all your skills to the test, practicing in our on-site salons to build your confidence and creative flair.
You are your most important asset. Learn to sell yourself with networking and communication skills, and sales techniques.
- Blow-waving and setting
- Long-hair styling
- Product knowledge
- Trichology and hair treatments
- Scissor and razor cutting
- Colouring, Highlighting and foiling
- Retail, Reception and Communication skills
- Professional development
Entry is open to beginners and all applicants are considered however you must be:
- Have completed New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Salon Support) (Level 3) or equivalent
- And an interview may be requested
You will be able to provide elementary hairdressing services under the supervision of a senior operator and demonstrate customer service skills both over the telephone and face-to-face.
You may also find employment as a hairdresser or stylist in a salon or fashion event.
- New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Emerging Stylist) - Level 4
- NZQA credits towards the National Certificate in Hairdressing (Professional Stylist) - Level 4
2021 Intake Dates
Auckland City Campus
11 October 2021
17 January 2022
2 May 2022
4 July 2022
10 October 2022
5 December 2022
This course is offered at our Auckland City campus.
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You may be eligible for fees free study as part of the changes made by the Government! If so, the below fees and costs will not apply to you. Refer to the website www.feesfree.govt.nz to check and see if you are eligible.
- Tuition Fee: $9,202
- Course Related Costs: $1,000.00*
If you're eligible for fees free study you still need to apply for a Student Loan if you want to borrow course-related costs or living costs. You can apply through Studylink. Find out if you're eligible by calling StudyLink on Freephone 0800 88 99 00 or visit Studylink qualify to have your 2018/2019 course fees paid up to a maximum of $12,000 by the government.
If you are aged between 16 and 19 years, you may qualify for one of our Youth Guarantee fee-free spots.
- Tuition Fee: $19,500 NZD
- Course Related Costs: $1,750 NZD
Cut Above Academy is one of the trading names for the registered PTE New Zealand School of Tourism. Your enrolment is with New Zealand School of Tourism Ltd and your qualification is issued by the New Zealand School of Tourism