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This course has continued online during COVID-19.
In partnership with the Nova Scotia Government the Cosmetology Association presents -

Class is FREE and  begins February 25, 2020 and runs for 10 weeks (once per week fromeeks, particCourse Details and Concepts:

Social Media Level 1 
Class is FREE! Begins February 25, 2020 and runs for 11 weeks (once per week from
Learning Outcome
  • Marketing and promoting your business effectively on facebook
  • Reducing time spent on social media
Facebook Details and Concepts
  • Facebook foundations
  • Profile pic (the picture that everyone associates with you)
  • Background pic (the picture people see if the go directly to your account)
  • Background setting (controlling the privacy and business setting needed to help google find you)
  • Call to action button (creating an action for clients and customers)
  • Insights (creating and evaluating statistics and setting benchmarks and goals)
  • Security (ensuring settings prevent abuse of the account)
Course Details and Concepts
  • Learn the five types of business posts (Inspiration, Advertising, Internal, External, Shared Success)
  • Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+,
  • **Instagram, **Pinterest (covered if time permits)
  • Social media manager (Buffer, Postcron, Hootsuite)

*classes are full for the February 25th start date. 
Cosmetology Association (NS)
126 Chain Lake Drive
Halifax, NS  B3S 1A2

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

Provincial Exam Information

Executive Director
Dana Sharkey, CAE



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