Skin and Hair Care


During the one-year duration of Hair & Skin Care (for Visually Impaired and other Disabled) trade, a candidate is trained on Professional Skill, Professional Knowledge and Employability Skill. In addition to this, a candidate is entrusted to undertake project work, extracurricular activities and on-the-job training to build up confidence and know the hair perming at sideeffects. The broad components covered related to the trade are categorized in two semesters each of six months duration. The semester wise course coverage is categorized as below:
1st Semester – During this semester the trainees will develop good appearance and behavior, practice, tasks as per industry standard and express good communication skill. They can Prepare and maintain work area and maintain health and safety at the work place. They will carry out epilation and depilation services. Illustrate and explain hair structure & hair growth cycle. They will also carry out manicure and pedicure services. Explain anatomy of nail. Differentiate between and identify nail disease nail disorders. The trainee carries out facial treatments for common skin problems. Illustrate and explain skin structure. They will also carry out hair treatment for common hair problems. Illustrate and explain structure of hair. The trainees will acquire skill to create basic haircuts using special cutting techniques. They can demonstrate basic yogic exercises for stamina building and correcting body posture
2nd Semester – In this semester the trainee learns asana for spine stretching, stress management & common body ailments they will also Demonstrate day, evening, party, bridal & corrective makeup and explain effects of light on makeup and basic facial shapes. Trainees will also be able to create traditional hair styles & hair designing with artificial aids and thermal gadgets and wet styling technique. The trainees will able to demonstrate hair coloring, perming, straightening, rebounding and smoothening and explain the knowledge of bonds. The trainees will Create bindi, henna & tattoo designing, drape saree in different styles.

The Directorate General of Training (DGT) under Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship offers a range of vocational training courses catering to the need of different sectors of the economy/ labour market. The vocational training programs are delivered under the aegis of National Council of Vocational Training (NCVT). Craftsman Training Scheme (CTS) and Apprenticeship Training Scheme (ATS) are two pioneer programs of NCVT for propagating vocational training.
Hair & Skin Care (for Visually Impaired and other Disabled) trade under CTS is one of the popular courses delivered nationwide through a network of ITIs. The course is of one year (02 semester) duration. It mainly consists of Domain area and Core area. The Domain area (Trade Theory & Practical) impart professional skills and knowledge, while the core area (Employability Skill) imparts requisite core skills, knowledge, and life skills. After passing out the training program, the trainee is awarded National Trade Certificate (NTC) by NCVT which is recognized worldwide.
Candidates broadly need to demonstrate that they are able to:

Read and interpret technical parameters/documents, plan and organize work processes, identify necessary materials and tools;

Perform tasks with due consideration to safety rules, accident prevention regulations and environmental protection stipulations;

Apply professional skill, knowledge & employability skills while performing jobs.
ocument the technical parameters related to the task undertaken.

Successful candidates will be able to work as beautician, Hair dresser, Makeup Artist, Manicurist, Pedicurist and hair stylist.

Can join Apprenticeship programs in different types of industries leading to a National Apprenticeship certificate (NAC).

Can join Crafts Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) in the trade for becoming an instructor in ITIs.