Cosmetology

Diploma program (NITA)

Diploma 15 months

About Cosmetology programme

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

This Cosmetology diploma program by NITA 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

  • Spa reception
  • Anatomy
  • Skin consultation
  • Weaving (Bonding)
  • Facial treatment
  • Hair relaxing
  • Facial makeup
  • Perming
  • Spa health and safety
  • Salon/spa Management
  • Body massage
  • Thermal waving
  • Waxing
  • Curling
  • Nail Technology
  • Styling
  • Ear piercing
  • 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

Kisauni Youth Polytechnic
Mombasa County

Cosmetology

Kipsamumgut Vocational Training Center
Kericho County

Cosmetology

New Dawn College
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Thika Institute of Business Studies (tibs)
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

St. Joseph The Worker Thuita VTC
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Mariansit Technical Institute Mombasa
Mombasa County

Cosmetology

Muguga Vocational Training Centre
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Kambiti Vocational Training Center
Muranga County

Cosmetology

Thika College of Banking & Accountancy
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Liq Beauty College
Mombasa County

Cosmetology

Machakos Institute of Technology
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Raynata Institute Of Hotels And Catering
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Tonic Institute
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Rosana Training Institute
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Hemland College of Professional and Technical Studies
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Linnex College Utawala
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Nyeri County

Cosmetology

Nakuru College of Commerce and Hospitality
Nakuru County

Cosmetology

Machakos Medical and Technical Training College
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Auscomp College
Kakamega County