Hairstylist Foundations

Successful completion of the Hairstylist Foundation program at Keystone College provides students with the first level of technical training toward their Hairstylist qualification and Red Seal Endorsement

1290 Hours

Course Description

The Red Seal Program is recognized as the interprovincial standard of excellence in the skilled trades. The program provides greater mobility across Canada for skilled workers. Successful completion of the Hairstylist Foundation program at Keystone College provides students with the first level of technical training toward their Hairstylist qualification and Red Seal Endorsement. The Red Seal Program acknowledges your competence and ensures recognition of your Red Seal certification throughout Canada without further examination.

This hairstyling course includes all facets of wet and dry hairstyling as well as techniques in updos. Students will be trained by qualified hairstylists/instructors, to gain knowledge in advanced modern color techniques, color correction, creative custom foiling applications and hair lightening. Training in texture services includes an application of modern perming techniques. The haircutting segment provides the foundation for modern cutting and texturizing techniques, razor, and clipper cutting.

Course Details

Course Duration

1290 Hours

Delivery Methods

Face to Face Classroom and Lab based structured learning

Entry Requirements

Preferred grade 12; 19 years of age or older; will accept students less than 19 years of age with parental consent; parental consent must be given by signing a Keystone College contract; provide current resume; provide essay (personal statement) as outlined in application; after providing evidence the student may sign an enrolment contract with the Keystone College Ltd.

Course Fees-Domestic Students

Tuition Fees: $10,160.00 (Kit Not Included)
Application Fees:$250.00
Assessment Fees:$250.00
Textbook Fees: $395.00
Other Fees:$785.00

International Students

Tuition Fees: $15,240.00 (Kit Not Included)
Application Fees:$500.00
Assessment Fees:$250.00
Textbook Fees: $395.00
Other Fees:$785.00


* This program has been approved by the Registrar, in accordance with the Ministry of Advanced Education.