Chemical Hair Reformation

    Course details

    • Code: HAIR.4307
    • Fee: $1,092*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 20
    • EFTS: 0.1667
    • Subject: Hairdressing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class45 (approximate total hours)
Work experience68 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Taupo, Whakatane
Related programmes New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Emerging Stylist) (Level 4);

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to be able to perform advanced chemical reformation techniques including perming, smoothing and straightening. Students will learn to combine and adapt chemical reformation techniques to create a variety of looks.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Explain the products, process and advanced techniques used for chemical hair reformation to perm, straighten and smooth hair.
  2. Carry out client consultation and hair and scalp analysis to determine client expectations and chemical reformation service requirements.
  3. Prepare clients and the service area for chemical reformation services.
  4. Use, combine and adapt advanced chemical reformation techniques to create a range of looks.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017