PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD
Learners credited with this unit standard are capable of demonstrating cleaning, sanitising and sterilising in the salon according to industry accepted standards.
The qualifying learner will be able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements in a salon.
Demonstrate hygiene and sterilising practices in a salon environment.
Apply the different methods and procedures for hygiene and sterilisation in a salon environment.
LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in:
Communication Skills at NQF Level 3.
Mathematical Literacy skills at NQF Level 3.
UNIT STANDARD RANGE
Legislation and regulation related to occupational health and safety include:
The Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHS).
Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases (COID).