HITO are offering a limited credit programme for hairdressers who have completed all units towards the National Certificate in Hairdressing (Professional Stylist) (Level 4), Version 11 qualification except for 2757 and 2759 (“finals”). The National Certificate has now been replaced by the New Zealand Certificate in Hairdressing (Professional Stylist) (Level 4), Version 1, and contains some extra units.

For 2018 only, HITO are offering learners the opportunity to complete their National Certificate finals only.

To enter this programme, hairdressers must have completed all their training towards the National Certificate except for the final two unit standards 2759 and 2757. They must be currently employed as a hairdresser.


National Certificate in Hairdressing (Professional Stylist) (Level 4), Version 11


3-6 months – no new enrollments after 31/12/18


$780 – can be paid in full on enrolment or via direct debit at $30 a week



Units & Skills

Unit Skill Level Credit
2759 Perform hairdressing services in a commercial salon 5 15
2757 Apply hairdressing services under workplace conditions 5 20

For more information please contact us at info@hito.org.nz. If you want to talk to someone about apprenticeships, call one of our friendly regional managers.

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