Skills Hairstylist Apprentice in the Avalon Peninsula Region

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a hairstylist apprentice in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Hairstylists and barbers (NOC 63210).

Tasks

  • Book appointments
  • Cut and trim hair according to client's instructions or preferences
  • Shampoo customers' hair
  • Shave and trim beards and mustaches
  • Provide other hair treatment, such as waving, straightening and tinting and also provide scalp conditioning massages
  • Supervise other hair stylists and other staff
  • Supervise apprentices/students in training
  • Analyze hair and scalp condition and provide basic treatment or advice on beauty care treatments for scalp and hair
  • Apply bleach, tints, dyes or rinses to colour, frost or streak hair
  • Apply hair extensions
  • Clean and style wigs and hair pieces
  • Cut, trim, taper, curl, wave, perm and style hair
  • Judge in competitions
  • Suggest hair style compatible with client's physical features or determine style from client's instructions and preferences
  • Perform receptionist duties
  • Maintain and order supplies

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

Skills

Communication Help - Communication
  • Promoting and Selling
  • Advising and Consulting
  • Teaching and Training
Creative Expression Help - Creative Expression
  • Designing
Information Handling Help - Information Handling
  • Processing Information
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Inspecting and Testing
  • Analyzing Information
  • Projecting Outcomes
Management Help - Management
  • Supervising

Knowledge

Mathematics and Science Help - Mathematics and Science
  • Chemistry
Business, Finance and Management Help - Business, Finance and Management
  • Client Service
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