Master Instructor Licence Qualifications

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Train-the-Trainer Programs

The requirements for Train the Trainer or certificates in adult education programs are a minimum of 90 hours of training (as required by Department of Labour and Advanced Education).
The current list of approved Train the / Adult Education programs can be found here:
Advanced Education Private Career Colleges


Specific Master Cosmetologist Instructor 

A Specific licence (Nail Technician, Eyelash Enhancements, Make-Up Artist or Body hair Removal) who has been engaged the practice of  (Nail Technician, Eyelash Enhancements, Make-Up Artist or Body hair Removal) cosmetology for three (3) years or more in a registered cosmetology establishment who has successfully fulfilled such other requirements as may be determined by the Association by policy, and pays the fees required in the By-Laws shall be issued a Specific Master Cosmetologist Instructor (Nail Technician, Eyelash Enhancements, Make-Up Artist or Body Hair Removal) licence. 


Master Cosmetologist Instructor (Hairdressing)

A Master Cosmetologist (Hairdressing) who has been engaged in cosmetology for five (5) years or more in a registered cosmetology establishment who has successfully fulfilled such other requirements as may be determined by the Association by policy, and pays the fees required in these By-Laws shall be issued a Master Cosmetologist Instructor (Hairdressing) licence.

 
Master Cosmetologist Instructor (Esthetics)

A Master Cosmetologist (Esthetics) who has been engaged in cosmetology for five (5) years or more in a registered cosmetology establishment who has successfully fulfilled such other requirements as may be determined by the Association by policy, and pays the fees required in these By-Laws shall be issued a Master Cosmetologist Instructor (Esthetics) licence.
A specific Licence holder ( Nail Tech, Eyelash Enhancements, Body Hair Removal, Make-up) who has been engaged in cosmetology for three (3) years or more in a registered cosmetology establishment who has successfully fulfilled such other requirements as may be determined by the Association by policy, and pays the fees required in these By-Laws shall be issued a Specific Master Cosmetologist Instructor ( Nail Tech, Eyelash Enhancements, Body Hair Removal, Make-up)  licence.

All Instructors are required to take one (1) professional developement class per year to maintain Master Instructor Level. See list below and the approved programs found under esthetics and Hairdressing at https://nscosmetology.ca/membership-benefits/professional-development

NOTE - If you would like to take a specific program that is not approved for upgrading and you feel it should be an approved course for upgrading, please, have the instructor or company contact the Association to have the program approved or visit https://nscosmetology.ca/professional-development/submitting-courses-for-approval

 Trainer
 Course
Credit  Website  Contact
CANS Instructor In-service 0.5 https://nscosmetology.ca/professional-development/approved-classes-for-upgrading executivedir@nscosmetology.ca
Milady Educator Master Educator Certification 0.5 per class https://www.milady.com/master-educator-certification info@milady.com
Milady Educator Advanced Master Educator Certification 0.5 per class https://www.milady.com/master-educator-certification   
Milday Educator Trail Blazer Master Educator Certification 0.5 per class https://www.milady.com/master-educator-certification   
         




Cosmetology Association (NS)
126 Chain Lake Drive
Halifax, NS  B3S 1A2
Canada

Hours of Operation
Monday 8:30 - 4:30
Tuesday 8:30 - 4:30
Wednesday 8:30 - 4:30
Thursday 8:30 - 4:30
Friday 8:30 - 3:00

*Holiday or Weather closures/cancellations will be noted in the Calendar.
Office: (902) 468-6477
Fax: (902) 468-7147
Toll Free: (800) 765-8757

General Inquiries
info@nscosmetology.ca

Provincial Exam Information
jill@nscosmetology.ca

Executive Director
Dana Sharkey, CAE
executivedir@nscosmetology.ca 



 

Schools

Academy of Cosmetology
Hair, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry
33 Thornhill Drive, Unit 201. Dartmouth

Cape Breton Business College
Hair, Esthetics
93 Johnston Street, Sydney

CBBC - Halifax
Hair, Esthetics
1046 Barrington Street, Halifax
Eastern College
Makeup Artistry
7067 Chebucto Road, Halifax

Eastern Esthetics
Nail Technology, Hair Removal, Eyelash Enhancements.
19 Crane Lake Drive, Halifax

Hair Design Centre
Hair, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry
278 Lacewood Drive, Halifax
Hair Masters
Hair, Esthetics, Nail Technology
26 Archibald Ave., North Sydney

Elevate Beauty Institute of Cosmetology
Hair, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Lash Technician
77 Crescent Drive, New Minas

NSCC Annapolis Campus
Hairdressing
50 Elliott Road, Middleton
NSCC Burridge Campus
Hair, Esthetics, Nail Technology
372 Pleasant Street, Yarmouth

NSCC Marconi Campus
Hairdressing
1240 Grand Lake Road, Sydney

NSCC Pictou Campus
Hairdressing
39 Acadia Avenue, Stellarton