HAIR 150 - Business Practicum - Salon Operations

Students will operate a fully functional Salon two days a week. The Salon is open to the public and allows students to gain practical experience in all areas of Salon management. Students will get hands-on work experience as a Hairstylist and Receptionist with the supervision of the instructor.


Hours: 120 (Shop/Teaching Kitchen: 120)


Total Weeks:  3-4


Students must be enrolled in the Hairstylist Foundation program.
HAIR 100


Non-Course Prerequisites:




Course Content:
Salon Practicum


Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this Practicum, learners will be able to:
- Perform receptionist duties
- Demonstrate shampooing, hairdressing, and comb-out skills
- Demonstrate cutting, styling and colouring
- Perform chemical perm and waves
- Perform hair coloring and lightening
- Demonstrate proper sanitation and disinfection processes
- Demonstrate good communication skills when discussing clients' request for services
- Apply all the skills learned in the Hairstylist Foundation program under the supervision of a licensed journey-person


Grading System: Pass/Fail


Passing Grade:  Pass


Percentage of Individual Work: 100%


Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.