International Diploma in Hairdressing

Enrolments for 2018 are unfortunately closed and classes have started! 2019 Enrollments will open up soon, contact us for an estimated time.

Starting date: 2019 Dated to be confirmed

Times: TBA

Why take this specific hairdressing course?

More than any other beauty care; people desire the expertise of a professional hairdresser. Hairdressing is an important lifelong industry, fulfilling the needs of all people from toddlers to adults. Good hairdressers are in short supply and will never have a problem finding employment nationally and internationally.

Face to Face students will complete their national (SERVICES SETA NQF Level 2,3 & 4) as well as International qualification (CITY & GUILDS Level 2 & 3 Diploma)  which makes us one of the best institutions in the country.  

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2018 Course Fees:

R39 500.00

  • Registration Fee: R2 000
  • Kit Fee: R16 000
  • Exam Fee: R12 000

Total: R69 500.00

Fund Your Studies

We have partnered with a service provider to offer you a study loan to complete your qualification. 

Please contact us for this option. 


Face to Face Westrand branch the only registered TRADE TEST CENTRE and learners can do their national as well as international industry trade tests with us.

Learners will attend class for one year full-time (Monday to Thursday, 9:00 – 16:00) and work in a salon on Fridays.

Thereafter the learners will work in a salon for the next 2 years in order to complete the practical salon hours to qualify for the trade test. During the 2 years in the salon, learners will come back to college once a term to complete their Level 3 & 4 assessments.

We only take 20 students per year on this exclusive course ensuring that each student gets individual attention and only

Professional products are used in the kit and during training. Learners will receive a complete kit ensuring that they have no extra expenses during the year. We also include the international registration cost and international examination fees so that no extra fees are charged during the year.


Course Subjects of the Following
  • Health & Safety
  • Consultation services for clients & colleges
  • Shampoo, condition and treat scalp and hair
  • Hair styling techniques (blow wave, thermal styling , roller setting)
  • Pin curl and finger waves
  • Anatomy & physiology on hair
  • Market retail products and services in the salon environment
  • Indian head massage
  • Cut and shape gents hair to create a variety of looks
  • Cut and shape ladies hair to create a variety of looks
  • Barbering  - Hot towel and shaving service
  • Hair colouring services
  • Perming services to create a variety of looks
  • Chemical relaxing services for African-type hair
  • Style & finish African type women’s hair (braiding, weaving and dreadlock techniques 
  • Advanced hair colouring services
  • Colour correction services
  • Advanced cutting techniques
  • Competition techniques
  • Creative hairdressing skills
  • Bridal hair
  • Make and style hair additions
  • Perform a hair extension service
  • Product training (Schwarzkopf, L’Oreal, Goldwell,  Ladine, Veaudry)
  • Human resource managements within the hair and beauty sector.
  • Business studies & marketing
  • Make-up (Day,  evening, bridal, photographic & fashion)
  • Fundamental unit standards
  • First aid
Career Opportunities

With an International Diploma in Hairdressing from FACE to FACE Westrand students will be in high demand from salons all over South Africa and even recognised internationally.

Due to the fact that we also sell professional products to salons and hairdressers, we have a long-standing relationship with many of the surrounding business owners and finding placement for your practical hours will be a breeze.

During your curriculum, you will not only learn the ins and outs of hairdressing & working in a salon, but also how to manage your very own business as well as marketing yourself to new clients (being your own boss is the best "job" in the world).  


To enquire about this course please email us @ the following email address: