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

Thika Institute of Business Studies (tibs)
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Nakuru College of Commerce and Hospitality
Nakuru County

Cosmetology

Dykaan College
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Uwezo College
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Auscomp College
Kakamega County

Cosmetology

Petanns Institute of Business Studies
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Nyeri County

Cosmetology

St. Joseph The Worker Thuita VTC
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Machakos Institute of Technology
Machakos County

Cosmetology

Linnex College Utawala
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

Imara Institute of Science and Technology
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

Juja Farm Vocational Training Center
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Neet Training College
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

Uzuri Institute
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Aberdare Institute of Business and Catering
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Brilliant Beauty College
Kajiado County

Cosmetology

Thika College of Banking & Accountancy
Kiambu County

Cosmetology

Skynet Business College
Nairobi County

Cosmetology

Eldoret College of Professional Studies
Uasin Gishu County