Course Descriptions for Fall 2019

St. Thomas/Elgin Regional Campus:

Photo of skin care treatmentSkin Care Part 1 & 2:
AEST-1052 & AEST-1053

Through supervised hands-on practice, students will learn the fundamentals of identifying different skin types, perform a skin analysis, and recognize skin conditions and disorders. Students will be able to identify and treat skin issues by choosing proper skincare products and selected machinery. Students will learn and practice professional conduct and preparing clients for treatment. Sanitation and sterilization protocols will be taught. Learn how to complete a skin analysis, apply exfoliation treatments and masks and how to perform a basic face, neck and décolleté massage. The basics of electricity will be explored related to vapourizers, high frequency and the electric brush machines.

Woodstock/Oxford Regional Campus:

Photo of hair styling courseCutting & Styling:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to set and creatively style a client's hair using a variety of styling tools.  They will also be able to recommend a haircut and style based on a client's face shape, profile and hair texture.  The student will be able to perform a basic cut for women, men and children to meet the client's specifications.


Photo of makeup courseFacials & Makeup:

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to distinguish between warm and cool skin tones.  They will be able to recommend and apply appropriate foundation, eye, and cheek and lip colour.  

Students will have the opportunity to perform bridal, evening and photographic makeup, as well as be able to perform facial waxing services. In addition, students will be able to recognize common skin disorders and perform a basic facial.