Hair Design Diploma Program
Learn hairstyling principles and skills to cultivate your creativity all while beginning your hairstyling apprenticeship to becoming a Licensed Ontario Hairstylist.
- Interactive Online Theoretical Learning
- Hands-on Practical Learning
- In-Campus Student Salon & Live Clientele
- 1500 Hairstyling Apprenticeship Hours
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Our program is designed to prepare learners with the competitive skills and experience to become powerful and influential industry leaders in the world of hairstyling.
Our Teaching Method
We host small-class sizes to provide students with personalized training.
Guided by qualified industry professional educators, our program provides the essential theoretical knowledge and practical skills to successfully translate concepts into works of art.
AYRA College’s state-of-the-art digital platform provides learners with on-demand access to educational tools anywhere and benefit from full control of reviewing lessons at their own pace.
Includes an in-campus full service student salon open to the public. Our student stylists put their newly acquired skills to practice in our in-house campus salon and in co-op placements introducing them to hiring salons providing them networking career opportunities.
Your Dream is as big as you make it!
- Film/Stage Hair Designer
- Photography Hair Stylist
- Cosmetic Marketing Specialist
- Celebrity Stylist
- Brand Representative
- Beauty Business Consultant
- Social Media Beauty Influencer
- Beauty Author
- Hair Styling Educator
- Salon Entrepreneur
- Beauty Product Developer
- Cosmetology School Owner
- Research Chemist
- Platform Artist
- Beauty Consultant
Our curriculum features a 2-year membership to our web-based learning platform, that offers ongoing updates and bonus content helping you to keep learning for an additional year post graduation!
What You’ll Learn
Sculpt, Style & Science
Sculpture/Cut Theory, Tools & Skills, 4 Basic Forms, Combination Forms, Wet & Thermal Styling, Trichology, Microbiology, First Aid & Infection Control
Life Skills, Design Principals, Essentials in Service, Consultations, Design, Draping, Shampooing & Conditioning
Authentic Salon Experience, Salon Processes & Procedures & Live Guest Services
Colour Theory, Tools & Skills, Hair Colour Level, Lightening, Toning, Hair Painting & Chemical Formulations
Advanced Sculpture/Cut Forms, Abstract Hair Design, Corrective Colour Techniques & Formulations
Analysis & Application Techniques, Solutions & Neutralization, Tools & Skills Hair, Curl Reformation, Curl Diffusion, Chemical/Thermal Damage Treatment & Repair
Long Hair Designer Wig & Hair Additions Expert
Long Hair Up-Styling, Bridal Styling Trends, On & Off Scalp Braiding, Wigs & Hair Extension Application & Care
Building a Business & Branding
Social Media Presence, Personal & Professional Goals, 80/20 Rule, Job Search, Build Professional Relationships, Establish Clientele & Entrepreneurship.
Practical A Clinical Salon
Salon Practical Services, Salon Guest Interaction, & Retail Sales
Practicum B Co-Op Education
Networking, Interviewing, Co-Operative Educational Experience & Professional Salon Experience
|Type||Full-Time||Schedule||Monday to Friday|
|Duration||1500 Hours (45 wks.)||Hours||9am to 5pm|
|Credential||Diploma||Dates||Fall Session||Sep 6, 2022 – Jul 14, 2023|
|Available Seats||10||Winter Session||Jan 9, 2023 – Nov 17, 2023|
|Pre-Requisites||OSSD or Equivalent||Spring Session||May 1, 2023 – Mar 8, 2024|
Tuition & Expenses
|Enrollment Fee||$100||Non-Refundable & Due upon Enrollment|
|Tuition||$8,200||Includes a 2-Year LAB Subscription|
|Tool Kit||$1,435||Includes a Professional Hairstyling Kit|
|Books||$500||Includes E-Books & Printed Study Guide|
|Taxes(HST)||$251.55||Calculated on Tool Kit & Books only|
|Total||$10,486.55||Fees must be paid in full before receiving diploma|
AYRA College offers flexible payment plans, for more details about our customizable plans, RESP Funding, and Student Loan Financiers, please see the Admissions Department or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Retrain for a new career in hairstyling with the Second Career program. This Ontario Government Program provides financial support of up to $28,000 to unemployed eligible individuals to learn the necessary skills to find employment in a new career. For more information on Second Career please visit the government website at Second Career.
Government Grants are available for eligible registered apprentices in Ontario to assist with educational costs. Please see the Admissions Department or email email@example.com for more information.
Tax Receipts & Tax Refunds
T2202 tuition tax receipts for programs will be available by February 28th of each year.
How To Apply
STEP 1: Apply Online
- Complete the Online
STEP 2: Schedule a Tour & Career Consultation
- Discuss Educational Goals
- Tuition Payment Options
- Tour the Campus
STEP 3: Enrollment & Tuition Fees
- Complete an Enrollment Form
- Including All Admission Requirements
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent
Equivalent is General Education Diploma, College Diploma, University
Degree, or Entrance Exam
- Mature Status Applicants
Entrance exams are available for those who qualify for mature status.
Must be out of high school for a minimum of a 1-year period and be at least
18 years of age to be eligible for enrollment.
Admission Requirement Checklist
- Confirmation of Social Insurance Number
- Confirmation of Government Issued Photo Identification
- $100 Enrollment Fee
- Photocopy Proof of Education (see Admission Pre-Requisites)