This is a restricted certified trade. A person must have a valid Certificate of Qualification or be registered as an apprentice to work in the trade.
This apprenticeship takes about 2 to 2.5 years or between 3,500 and 5,000 hours including 480 hours of post-secondary in-school training. This program consists of a basic and advanced level offered on a part-time basis, two evenings per week for a total of 12 hours per week, lasting 20 weeks each.
Prior education and experience may shorten the time to complete all competencies.
O.S.S.D. or equivalent
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age
To register for these programs contact the apprenticeship office directly as these programs are not part of the ontariocolleges.ca registration process nor are they eligible for OSAP.
The progression requirements are currently undefined. Please revisit the program page for updates.
As a graduate you will have the opportunity to work in hair salons, health care facilities, barbershops, hair replacement clinics, film and television.