HITO’s vision is for people in New Zealand’s hairdressing, beauty therapy and barbering industries to be 100% qualified.

We offer:
Apprenticeship training programmes
A Qualified by Experience programme for professionals with commercial experience wanting a New Zealand qualification. This programme also applies to hairdressers, barbers and beauty therapists who want to convert international qualifications into New Zealand qualifications
An Advanced Cutting programme for qualified hairdressers looking for a new challenge
An internationally-recognised certificate for hairdressers, barbers and beauty therapists wanting to work overseas