O que eu aprenderei?

Selkirk College’s Hairstylist Program provides you with knowledge and skills to turn your creative edge into a lasting career with limitless opportunity.

Our Hairstylist Foundation Program uses highly experienced, supportive instructors to develop an intimate learning environment which teaches the required classroom theory and hands-on training.

Get Professional Results

From hair care and equipment upkeep to exploring the latest trends in colour and style, Selkirk College will give you a comprehensive overview while teaching you to build strong workplace and client relationships. Practice your classroom learning with real clients in the salon on the Silver King Campus and in weekly commercial salon practicums. You will learn about:

  • Hygiene, sanitation and disinfection practices
  • Use and maintenance of tools and equipment
  • Client services
  • Hair and scalp care
  • Haircutting
  • Hairstyling
  • Chemical waving and relaxing of hair
  • Hair coloring
  • Specialized services
  • Business management

Students successfully completing the Selkirk College Hairstylist Foundation Program will have earned the hours and training required to receive the Industry Authority Certificate of Completion of the Level 1 Foundation Program. Subsequent training can help earn the Level 2 Foundation and the Red Seal Certificate of Qualification.

Youth Train in Trades

The Youth Train in Trades was formerly known as Accelerated Credit Enrolment in Industry Training (ACE IT). It is designed to help secondary school students get a head start on careers in the trades while earning credit towards their high school graduation.

Explore Your Career Options

  • Hairstylist
  • Salon management and ownership
  • Technician
  • Platform artist
  • Salesperson
  • Instructor
  • Film stylist
  • Cruise ship salon operator
  • Examiner / Inspector

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Industry and Trades

Opções de estudo

Período integral (9 meses)

CAD$16.357,42 (R$ 68.888) por ano
Foundation – Tuition: CAN $16,357.42, Total estimated cost: CAN $21,936.90 (Includes tuition, program fees, mandatory fees, student union fees, Books & Supplies)
Data de início

7 Setembro 2021, 6 Setembro 2022


Silver King Campus (Nelson)

2001 Silver King Road,

British Columbia (BC),

V1L 1C8, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Students must have graduated from a BC Senior Secondary School or equivalent, or Be 19 years of age or older, or Be under 19 years of age but have a written recommendation from your Secondary School Principal, or Be considered by the Admissions & Standards Committee or Registrar to be capable of succeeding in college courses in view of your particular circumstances. English Language Proficiency Requirements: submission of a TOEFL score of IBT 80 or better; or submission of an IELTS score of 6.0 with no individual band less than 5.5 or better; or submission of an acceptable score on the Language Proficiency Index score of 4 or better.

Para estudantes internacionais

Academic Requirements

Completion of BC grade 10 or equivalent (e.g. GED, ABE Intermediate)

Consideration will be given to mature individuals: anyone who is not a secondary school graduate (or equivalent) but who will be nineteen (19) years of age or older on the first day of classes for the term is eligible to attend the College as a mature student

Additional Requirements

An interview with an instructor may be required before commencement of the program

Applicants must have developed interpersonal and intrapersonal skills. Strong "people skills" are a must.

Applicants must be non-allergic to the solutions used in this occupation.

This occupation is physically demanding and reasonable physical conditioning is necessary.

Professional clothes must be worn to all classes and practicum placements (no jeans).

Submission of a TOEFL score of IBT 80 or better; or

Submission of an IELTS score of 6.0 with no individual band less than 5.5 or better; or

Submission of an acceptable score on the Language Proficiency Index score of 4 or better.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.