Hair Dressing

Diploma program (NITA)

Diploma 10 months

About Hair Dressing programme

This NITA examined hairdressing diploma program prepares you for an exciting career as a hairdresser.

The program allows you to express your creativity and your talent by incorporating theory with practical’s hands-on experience. For example, cutting men’s hair or weaving ladies can be both a creative and fun career!

Students develop successful work habits and attitudes, business ethics and the passion to help others look and feel they're very best.

Students gain traditional skills and also develop their individual talents. We do this through a series of innovative and dynamic demonstrations, competitions, and practical training.

Career path

A hairdressing graduate should be able to work in either of the following places:

  1. Cosmetic shops
  2. Training colleges
  3. Private business
  4. Hair salons
  5. Barber shops
  6. Manufacturing firms
  7. Hotels & lodges.

Objectives of Hair Dressing

This hairdressing certificate program teaches students a variety of aspects of the hairdressing profession, including shampooing & conditioning, hair styling, blow-drying, roller-settting, hair styling, barbering, plaiting, braiding, hair coloring, and relaxing hair along with the best practices in the industry.

You will learn to provide highly requested services to the clientele.

Hair Dressing Course Subjects

  • Career information
  • Salon safety & procedures
  • Shampooing & Conditioning
  • Hair styling
  • Blow drying
  • Roller setting & dressing
  • Hair styling
  • Barbering
  • Plaiting & braiding
  • Basic weaving
  • Dread locks
  • Basic hair coloring
  • Salon organization
  • Weaving (Bonding)
  • Hair relaxing
  • Perming
  • Salon Management
  • Thermal waving
  • Curling
  • Styling

Colleges offering Hair Dressing

Hair Dressing

P.C.E.A Kibera Emmanuel Technical Training Center
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

St Teresa College
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Marungu Vocational Training Center
Taita Taveta County

Hair Dressing

Brilliant Beauty College
Kajiado County

Hair Dressing

Linnex College Utawala
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Imara Institute of Science and Technology
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Busia Vocational Training Center
Busia County

Hair Dressing

Liq Beauty College
Mombasa County

Hair Dressing

Christian Industrial Training Centre (CITC)
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Kisauni Youth Polytechnic
Mombasa County

Hair Dressing

Kenya Christian Industrial Training Institute (KCITI)
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Skynet Business College
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Rosana Training Institute
Kiambu County

Hair Dressing

New Image Beauty College
Mombasa County

Hair Dressing

Machakos Institute of Technology
Machakos County

Hair Dressing

The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Nyeri County

Hair Dressing

Hemland College of Professional and Technical Studies
Kiambu County

Hair Dressing

Rifkins College
Mombasa County

Hair Dressing

Imani Marianists Chaminade Training Centre (Imani CTC)
Nairobi County

Hair Dressing

Mariansit Technical Institute Mombasa
Mombasa County