Participants will gain the formal training to work in the spa industry and will attain sound knowledge around the operation of a salon business. This program prepares students to become a qualified professional in the Esthetics Industry. Students participate in 800 hours of full-time education that includes a combination of theoretical and practical skills. Related theoretical content will be delivered through lectures, demonstrations and various teaching aids in the classroom and will be continuously integrated into the practical work. Students will cover topics such as skin care, facials, hair removal, make-up design, face and body treatments and massage. Students will also learn about the salon business, professional development and personal development. Students will have an authentic industry experience training in a fully equipped spa where treatments are offered to the public.
Upon successful completion of this program students will be prepared to write the B.C. Beauty Council licensing examinations.
Dates and locations
|February 4, 2019-August 2, 2019||Smithers Campus|
|Fall 20201||Terrace Campus|
Future planned intakes may be subject to change. Please check back to confirm availability.
|ESTH 12001||Career Essentials?Practices||15|
|ESTH 12002||The Science of Skin Care||25|
|ESTH 12003||The Science of Skin Care II||25|
|ESTH 12004||Treatments and Services||75|
|ESTH 12005||Treatments and Services II||55|
|ESTH 12007||Advanced Treatments||80|
|ESTH 12008||Practical Clinic 1||500|
Term 1 & 2
- Grade 12 graduation OR Mature Student OR Dual Credit Students
- English 10 or equivalent
- Math 10 or equivalent
Complete a CMTN Bursary Application [PDF]
|Full Time:||26 Weeks|
|Student Union Fees:1||$83.04|
Tuition and Fees are effective August 7th, 2018
These fees are term based and may vary due to the length of the program.
Please note that these are approximate costs and may vary.
The Esthetics industry offers a dynamic and flexible work setting. As an Esthetics Professional graduates of this program will have the skills and capabilities to work in any of the following settings:
- Day Spa
- Hair Salon
- Private home business
- Sales and promotion
- Make-up artist in performing arts industry