New Zealand Certificate in Beauty Therapy (Level 4)

  • 26 July 2021
  • Level 4
  • 1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
    Available in New Plymouth
  • $6,790 - Domestic student (2021)
    $17,000 - International student

Qualification overview

This qualification is intended for learners who have little or no prior learning or experience in beauty services. Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

- Implement professional standards and expectations relating to the beauty workplace including all relevant health, safety and hygiene obligations.
- Undertake a full consultation with clients, build client rapport, and perform an in-depth need analysis for beauty services and product needs to develop a beauty treatment plan, in accordance with industry standards and current and emerging trends.

Learn the following beauty therapy techniques:

  • manicures
  • pedicures
  • spray tanning
  • massage
  • makeup
  • eyelash and eyebrow tinting
  • waxing
  • facials

 

   

Entry requirements

  • NCEA Level 2 with at least 12 credits in Level 1 Science; or
  • Equivalent knowledge, skills, work experience or study.

Any applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 5.5 (with no score below 5 in speaking, reading, writing and listening) or equivalent.

Any applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 5 (with no score below 5 in speaking, reading, writing and listening) or equivalent.

Career Options

Graduates of this qualification may be employed in positions such as:

  • Beauty therapist
  • Cosmetic product company representative.

Further study options

New Zealand Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Level 5)* will be offered at WITT in 2020.