EstheticianNorthern lights College
About this Program
Level: Certificate in Esthetician
Discpline: Fashion Business
Length: 2 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Dawson Creek Campus
This is an approximately 30-week certificate program covering esthetics and nail care technology. The esthetic portion includes theory and hands-on training in facials, body massage, body treatments, aromatherapy, makeup artistry, waxing and tinting. The nail technology portion covers the theory and application of manicures, pedicures and artificial nail enhancement. The basic principles of anatomy, physiology, microbiology, chemistry, electrotherapy, and sanitation procedures to support the applied learning required of the certificate are integrated throughout the program. Students will be introduced to the knowledge and skills necessary to run a salon or spa, and will produce a professional quality portfolio to showcase their skills.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.