Cosmetology

Certificate program (NITA)

Certificate 10 months

About Cosmetology programme

Cosmetology is the professional skill or practice of beautifying the face, hair, nails, and skin. It’s the most marketable course as it offers a combination of both hairdressing and beauty therapy courses.

This Cosmetology certificate program prepares you for an exciting career in skin care and as a hairdresser. It allows you to express your creativity and your talent by incorporating theory with practical’s hands-on experience. The course consists of a fundamental knowledge base for many possible careers within the beauty profession.

You will learn through tutor-led theory lectures, demonstrations, interactive exercises, tutor-guided hands-on training, and workshops.

You will be required to apply your learned skills to clientele in order to master your techniques

Cosmetology Course Subjects

  • Career information
  • Reception
  • Working relationship
  • Salon/spa safety & procedures
  • Shampooing & Conditioning
  • Tools, equipment’s and products used in a spa
  • Hair styling
  • Eyebrow shaping
  • Blow drying
  • Nail care
  • Roller setting & dressing
  • Hair styling
  • Manicure
  • Barbering
  • Pedicure
  • Plaiting & braiding
  • Body massage one
  • Basic weaving
  • Dread locks
  • Henna treatment
  • Basic hair coloring
  • Salon/spa organization

Colleges offering Cosmetology

Cosmetology

Liq Beauty College
Mombasa County

Cosmetology

Katangi Vocational Training Center
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Ahero Vocational Training Center
Kisumu County

Cosmetology

Nakuru Youth Polytechnic
Kisumu County

Cosmetology

East Africa Institute of Certified Studies (ICS)
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

Transafric Accountancy and Management College
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Thika College of Banking & Accountancy
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

St. Kizito Training Center Utawala
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

Comboni Polytechnic
Nakuru County

Cosmetology

Kipsamumgut Vocational Training Center
Kericho County

Cosmetology

Kamahuha Vocational Training Center
Muranga County

Cosmetology

Kioge Vocational Training Center
Kisii County

Cosmetology

The Serenity College
Nakuru County

Cosmetology

Busia Vocational Training Center
Busia County

Cosmetology

Word of Faith Community College
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Machakos Medical and Technical Training College
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Brilliant Beauty College
Kajiado County

Cosmetology

Reward College of Technology
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Ancilla Vocational Training Center
Mombasa County

Cosmetology

Petanns Institute of Business Studies
Kiambu County