ERIC Number: ED394063
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Hairdresser and Beautician Training in the EU Member States. European Report. CEDEFOP Panorama.
Ni Cheallaigh, Martina
This document contains information on the vocational education and training available in each of 11 European Community (EC) member countries to individuals preparing for employment as hairdressers and beauticians. The information presented was gathered from relevant national bodies in 11 EC countries (Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, and the United Kingdom) through the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training's Documentary Information Network. The first half of the document summarizes the vocational education and training available to individuals preparing to enter the occupation of hairdresser, and the second half of the document summarizes the training available in preparation for the occupation of beautician. Each description of available vocational training contains the following information: definition of the function of a hairdresser or beautician; type/structure of training; admission requirements; duration of training; existing training levels; examination(s) at the end of training; name of the body awarding diplomas/certificates; status of those undergoing training; job and career prospects; average wages; required continuing and further training; estimate of student/trainee intake per annum; and names/addresses of sources of additional information. Appended is a list of Documentary Information Network members. (MN)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, Continuing Education, Cosmetology, Educational Opportunities, Employment Opportunities, Employment Qualifications, Foreign Countries, Income, Information Sources, Occupational Information, On the Job Training, Postsecondary Education, Salary Wage Differentials, Student Certification, Training, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Berlin (Germany).