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.
PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD This unit standard will enable learners to demonstrate an understanding of retail products and services in the salon environment and to provide clients with the service required.
A person credited with this unit standard is able to: Describe the purposes and methods of retailing in the salon environment. Identify sales opportunities. Present and demonstrate products and services to prospective customers. Create a product display.
PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD The person credited with this unit standard is able to prepare their workstation for a fibre/silk service and prepare the client for the required treatment.
The qualifying learner is able to: Prepare the nail plate according to organisational requirements and manufacturers recommendation. Apply, shape and blend artificial tips. Apply nail repair and overlay. Apply fibre/silk nails according to clients requirements. File and remove fibre/silk nails. Provide aftercare advice.
PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD The person credited with this unit standard is able to prepare their workstation for temporary hair removal, assess the hair growth and skin of their client and perform the removal of unwanted facial and body hair. Learners are able to use strip wax, hot wax, sugaring depilation for the hair removal treatment.
PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD The person credited with this unit standard is able to prepare their workstation and client for a back and neck massage. They are able to record required information and assess the skin and underlying structures in order to perform the message. Learners will be able to perform and manage the massage on the back and neck according set standards.
PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD The person credited with this unit standard is able to prepare a treatment locality and their workstation so that eyebrow tinting and shaping and eye lash tinting can be performed in a professional manner. They will also be able to prepare the client for the treatment.
Matshidiso Khalimatshi was one of many South African youth unable to find work in their chosen field after graduation. After weeks of sending one email application after another without response, she realised that she would have to change job-hunting tactics.
Schools will be opening soon which means that teachers will be in close contact with their learners once again. This is the reason why NAPTOSA believes that the government should include teachers in the first group that will receive the COVID-19 vaccine.