Aesthetics - 026
Designed for individuals who are intending to pursue a career within the growing field of aesthetics. This is an intense program of study, utilizing both theory and practical application with emphasis on student involvement for experience and training. Some areas of study include skin care and treatments, product knowledge, waxing, manicuring, salon management and customer relations.
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Also available as a day-time program! The Aesthetics, Applied Cosmetics and Nail Technician Certificates are also offered as day-time programs. Placement is limited. Special approval is required before registering for day-time courses.
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You do not need to apply to begin this program, simply ensure you meet the admission requirements (listed on the Admission & Registration tab) and then you may register for any available courses.
Admission & Registration
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) OR 19 years of age or older.
- Successful completion of Secondary School English or equivalent.
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Start by ensuring you meet the admission requirements listed above and then register for the courses listed in the Program of Studies when they are offered. Some courses have prerequisites, so please check the Program of Studies for details. Find out how to register for a course.
Program of Studies
The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the current academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion contact Continuing Education - Interdisciplinary, Creative, Media and Business
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A selection of courses are available each term. Courses that are currently not available (N/A) for registration may be offered in the future – check back frequently.
Completion of one of the following is also required: ASTH10005 (MakeUp Bridal Black and White and Creative) or ASTH10007 (Spa Manicure and Pedicure Applications) or ASTHWS031 (Make Up Paramedical and Camouflage Therapy) or ASTHWS244 (MakeUp Artistry 2) or ASTHWS905 (Gel and Acrygel Applications).
|Register||Course number||Course title||Course Hours|
|N/A||ASTH10006||Manicure Pedicure Care and Techniques||39.00|
|N/A||ASTHAES02||Aesthetics Skin Care 1||39.00|
|N/A||FASHWS013||Colour Theory For Fashion And MakeUp CoOrdination||39.00|
|N/A||MRKT10044||Professional Selling in Cosmetics||39.00|
|N/A||ASTHAES03||Aesthetics Skin Care 2||39.00|
|N/A||ASTHAES04||Aesthetics Skin Care 3||39.00|
|N/A||ASTHAES05||Aesthetics Body Massage and Treatments||39.00|
|N/A||MRKT10043||Business and Marketing for the Cosmetic Industry||39.00|
|N/A||WORKWS034||Work Experience Option||30.00|
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Industries of Employment:
- Hair/Nail Salon
- Cosmetics Counter/Store
- Freelance Aesthetics
- Make Up
For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website: www.jobbank.gc.ca/home