Hairstylist Level 1
The Hairstylist Foundation program prepares students for the ITA Certificate of Completion exam. Individuals who successfully complete the program and pass the ITA Standardized Level 1 written exam will be granted Level 1 credit and 1290 work based training hours (technical training – 990 hours plus work based training – 300 hours) towards Level 2. Students must complete each component of the Hairstylist program with a minimum passing grade of 70%
The program also prepares students for the Beauty Council of Western Canada practical assessment and written exam.
Hairstylist Level 2
To receive Level 2 credit and to qualify to write the Certificate of Qualification exam for Red Seal designation, an individual requires an employer sponsor as well as 150 hours of Level 2 technical training plus a total of 3600 work based training hours.