ERIC Number: ED481359
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: N/A
Hairstylist Program. Apprenticeship Training.
Alberta Learning, Edmonton. Apprenticeship and Industry Training.
This document presents information about the apprenticeship training program of Alberta, Canada, in general and the hairstylist program in particular. The first part of the document discusses the following items: Alberta's apprenticeship and industry training system; the apprenticeship and industry training committee structure; local apprenticeship committees; provincial apprenticeship committees; the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board; safety education; legal and administrative aspects of safety; technical training establishment; procedures for recommending revisions to the course outline; the apprenticeship route toward certification as a hairstylist; and a hairstylist training profile. The second part of the document presents course outlines for the first and second periods of technical training. Selected topics covered in the two periods are as follows: provincial regulations pertaining to infection control procedures and hygiene in salons; facility design and equipment; the salon business and professional development; the theory of hair; shampoo and finishing rinses; hair treatment; scalp massage and treatment; chemical texturizing (permanent waving); chemical hair relaxing and curl reforming; hair coloring; haircutting; mustaches and beards; wet-to-dry styling; workplace coaching skills; anatomy and physiology; wigs and hair additions; and facial services. The course outlines detail course topics, intended outcomes, specific behavioral objectives, and times allotted for each topic covered. (MN)
Descriptors: Advisory Committees, Apprenticeships, Barbers, Competency Based Education, Cosmetology, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Delivery Systems, Employment Qualifications, Foreign Countries, Job Skills, Occupational Safety and Health, Postsecondary Education, Professional Development, Service Occupations, State Regulation, Student Certification, Trade and Industrial Education
For full text: http://www.tradesecrets.org/trades/0421/pdf/0421_outline.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Alberta Learning, Edmonton. Apprenticeship and Industry Training.
Identifiers - Location: Canada