School of Cosmetology
Hair Artistry Program - Professional Stylistand Hair Design
Inspire the artist within you! If you are thinking about changing careers or starting a new one, check out the opportunities in the Salon/Spa industry.
A career as a Certified Hairstylist is one of the few where you can enjoy a solid income and feel great about making someone else look terrific! The industry has expanded and evolved into a sophisticated and well-respected profession with a variety of specializations.
We believe that education is an adventure and that the learning experience needs to be fun. The Hair Artistry Program is designed to enhance the fundamental cosmetology education by delving deeper into all aspects of the industry; incorporating artistic inspiration and successful sales, marketing and retail skills. This helps to better equip the student as an employee, a manager, a contractor or an entrepreneur, whether it be in an exclusive Salon or Spa, or a single chair establishment in a remote coastal community.
Visions Learning Centre: Salon & Spa is pleased to offer a 1500 hour, high-impact learning experience to those interested in the artistry of hair design, styling, colouring, chemical restructuring, merchandising and business training. Our program will lead you on a journey to develop essential skills while you explore your talents, passion, and creativity, providing you with a well-rounded lifestyle education. You will learn the skills you need to become more than proficient at creating beautiful designs and styles. We also mentor future professionals in attitude, retailing, personal appearance and business development.
We are excited to present an exclusive REDKEN 5th Avenue educational learning environment to nurture your creativity and inspire you to become a leader in the industry.
Our program begin each September, on the Tuesday after Labour Day, and again in January, and April. If you are interested in the Hair Artistry Program as an exciting career, then please register with us 90 days before your program start date and save on your Registration fee. You may even be able to start this program today, as our on-line pathway will allow you a head start on theory.
The Hair Artistry Ace-It Program is also offered to Grade 11 and 12 students through North Island Secondary School (NISS) as an 800 hour, part time program. This exciting course option is a 13.5 hour a week program and runs Monday to Friday.
NISS students receive Course Credits, and may qualify for an incentive bonus for the successful completion of Grade 11 & 12 Hairdressing (800 hours). Visions continues this training with 700 additional hours to satisfy Provincial requirements and then an apprenticeship program can be set up at any participating Salon for ITA (Industry Training Authority) requirements to complete a total of 3600 hours to qualify for Red Seal Certification.
Our educators understand the commitment required to achieve success, and desire to share their knowledge and experiences to better prepare students for this ever changing industry. The classes are kept small, so the learning experience is personal and positive.
If you want to learn all aspects of Cosmetology including Hair, Makeup, Nail Enhancements, and Esthetics, no problem, this course is easy to add on to, allowing you to build the skills you need for the career you desire.
A good educational foundation will allow you to pursue your dreams. Visions Learning Center is dedicated to helping students become successful in their field. Let us help you discover your creative and artistic side so you can explore the beautiful world of Cosmetology.