Grade 1 Hair Dressing

Grade 1 Hair Dressing (GHD1) is offered as a GRADE 1 course examined by NITA. A certificate of completion is issues upon completion of this course. For more information about this course, use the tabs below to navigate.

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Entry Requirements

A PASS in Grade II

Duration: 6 Months

Delivery Method: Both Online & Physical

Fee Structure

Course Fee Breakdown

Trimester 1Trimester 2
Registration FeeKES 1,000.00
Course ManualKES 1,000.00
Student IDKES 250.00
Polo T-ShirtKES 800.00
Maintenance FeeKES 500.00
Student InsuranceKES 500.00
Activity FeeKES 1,000.00
Tuition FeeKES 15,000.00
E-Learning FeeKES 1,000.00
Cosmetology ApronKES 750.00
Material FeeKES 2,000.00
Total: KES 23,800.00
Registration Fee-
Course Manual-
Student ID-
Polo T-Shirt-
Maintenance Fee-
Student Insurance-
Activity FeeKES 1,000.00
Tuition FeeKES 15,000.00
E-Learning FeeKES 1,000.00
Cosmetology Apron-
Material FeeKES 2,000.00
Total: KES 19,000.00

Other Mandatory Course Requirements

The following are mandatory requirements needed upon admission:

  • Photocopy of KCSE result slip or certificate or Equivalent
  • Photocopy of National ID Card
  • Photocopy of Birth certificate
  • 6 A4 sized books
  • A minimum 3 ballpoint pens
  • A smart phone is greatly necessary

Course Units/Overview

Below is a breakdown of the units trained under this course

Trimester 1
GHD1101_1Hair Coloring-T1
GHD1102_1Hair Cutting-T1
GHD1103_1Description Of Various Haircuts-T1
GHD1104_1Salon Management-T1
Trimester 2
GHD1101_2Hair Coloring-T2
GHD1102_2Hair Cutting-T2
GHD1103_2Description Of Various Haircuts-T2
GHD1104_2Salon Management-T2

Course Description

Grade 1 in Hairdressing is a very exciting course that is best taught at Uwezo college. This 6-month program, the pinnacle of NITA courses in Hairdressing, represents the apex of your hairstyling education. Examining intricate techniques, precision cuts, and salon management, this course prepares you for a leadership role in the ever-evolving hair dressing industry.

Admission Requirements:

To enroll in Grade 1 in Hairdressing, students must have:

  • Successfully completed Grade 2 in Hairdressing. This ensures that students entering the program have a solid foundation in advanced hairstyling techniques.

Course Structure:

Grade 1 in Hairdressing focuses on refining and mastering advanced techniques acquired in Grade 2. Key areas of training include:

  • Hair Coloring: Dive into the art and science of hair coloring, exploring a spectrum of hues and techniques.
  • Hair Cutting: Master precision cutting techniques for diverse styles and client preferences.
  • Different Hair Cuts: Explore a variety of cutting styles, tailoring your skills to meet the unique needs of each client.
  • Salon Management: Acquire essential skills in salon organization, customer service, and business management.

Skills and Competencies:

Upon completing Grade 1 in Hairdressing, students will acquire advanced skills and competencies, including:

  • Proficiency in a wide range of hair coloring techniques.
  • Mastery of precision hair cutting for various styles.
  • Expertise in executing different hair cuts to suit diverse client preferences.
  • Knowledge in effective salon management practices.

Why Study at Uwezo College

Uwezo College is your ideal choice for quality education and career success. With full licensing from TVET, serving as an examination centre for KNEC and NITA, and being an approved training centre for KASNEB courses, we offer the most comprehensive and accredited education. Our track record of producing top-performing graduates who excel in the job market sets us apart. When you choose Uwezo College, you're making a commitment to your future, ensuring you receive the finest education, expert guidance, and a competitive edge in today's competitive job market. Join us and secure your path to success.

The following are reasons why you should make Uwezo College as the choice for your studies:

  • We are a TVET Technical and Business College fully registered with the Ministry of Education
  • We provide a serene learning environment and fully equiped workshops
  • We have qualified, competent and committed lecturers
  • Guaranteed attachment
  • We provide bursaries to the extremely needy students
  • We have free high speed Internet connectivity to our students
  • Affordable fees
  • We have clean and spacious hostels
  • We provide job linkages

Career Opportunities: Graduates of Grade 1 in Hairdressing are poised for top-tier roles in the beauty industry, including:

  • Master Hairstylist
  • Salon Owner/Manager
  • Hair Color Specialist
  • Stylist Educator

Seize the opportunity to reach the pinnacle of your hairstyling career with Grade 1 at Uwezo College. Elevate your skills, embrace creativity, and step confidently into the world of high-end hairstyling and salon management.

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What are the requirements for registration/admission as a student?

  1. KCSE result slip or certificate or Equivalent
  2. National ID Card or Birth certificate
  3. 2 Passport size photographs
  4. Registration Fee
  5. Student ID Fee
  6. Maintenance Fee
  7. Material Fee(where applicable)
  8. Polo T-Shirt fee
  9. Insurance Fee
  10. Student's handbook fee

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