Aesthetics Diploma Halifax Campus | Sydney Campus |

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This 40 week program consists of both theory and practical training and is designed for the Esthetics student who wants to become trained in the latest esthetics procedures and become a qualified professional Aesthetician. The aesthetics industry is constantly growing and introducing new technologies.

Students will learn basic aesthetic procedures including manicures, pedicures, waxing, facials, make-up, lash and brow tinting, as well as some advanced training in body treatments, facials, and hair removal, making CBBC’s REGENCY Aesthetics program unique.

All students will be supplied with a lab coat, tools / supplies, and a working kit as part of their practical training.

admission requirements

Standard Admissions Policy:

  • Grade 12 or GED
  • Admissions Interview

Alternate Admissions Policy:

  • Achieve a level 14 on Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam (SLE)
  • Admissions Interview

Program Outline

  • Career Planning & Salon Business (20hrs Theory)
  • Personal Development (15hrs Theory)
  • Salon Ecology (40hrs)
  • OH&S (17hrs Theory)
  • Cosmetology Association of NS Act & Bylaws (8 hrs)
  • Electricity (8hrs Theory)
  • Chemistry (16hrs Theory)
  • General Anatomy & Physiology (38hrs Theory)
  • Skin Sciences & Skin Care (35hrs Theory)
  • General Aesthetics Service Preparation (20hrs Theory)
  • Facial Treatments & Relaxation & Spa Body Treatments (83hrs Theory, 200hrs Practical)
  • Nail Sciences (83hrs Theory, 200hrs Practical)
  • Hair Removal (80hrs Theory, 200hrs Practical)
  • Makeup Artistry (83hrs Theory, 200hrs Practical)
  • Labs (40hrs)
  • OJT (100hrs)

job market

Graduates may obtain employment in day or resort spas, salons, beauty institutes, health clubs, cruise ships and cosmetic firms. They may also be employed as sales representatives for manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of esthetic products or may find opportunities for self-employment

CBBC is the best decision that you can make for yourself. The education, the hands-on experience, and the amazing instructors make the time fly by. You learn skills that translate into real job experience. If you are looking to go to college, choose them! Once you become a part of the CBBC family, your dreams become realities! Stephanie Melski Medical Office Assistant / Cape Breton Regional Hospital

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