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Level 1

Demonstrate knowledge of fashion trends in relation to hairstyling

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21939 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop their visual and analytical hairstyling skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of fashion trends for hairstyling; and illustrate current fashion trends and influences on services. This is a core component of all hairdressing services and underpins performance in all practical aspects of the trade.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Level 2

Demonstrate knowledge of the selection and application of semipermanent hair colour
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

17469 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This is a theory based unit standard for people in the hairdressing industry who have a basic knowledge of temporary hair colour and wish to extend their knowledge of colour and of applying hair colour. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe semipermanent hair colour; describe preparation required for application of semipermanent hair colour; describe the application of semipermanent hair colour; and describe follow up actions for semipermanent hair colour application. Most people will go on to seek credit for Unit 19791, Select and apply midway hair colour.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Highlight and/or lowlight hair using elementary techniques

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Version 4 This unit standard replaced unit standard 12312.

19793 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to under supervision be able to highlight and/or lowlight hair using elementary techniques. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to highlight and/or lowlight hair using elementary techniques; highlight and/or lowlight hair using elementary techniques; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Protect the client for hairdressing services in a salon environment

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Version 3

21936 Unit Standard 1 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who will assist in a hairdressing salon environment by protecting clients for hairdressing services. People credited with this unit standard are able to, in a salon environment: prepare the client for hairdressing services; protect the client for hairdressing services; and remove client protection at the completion of hairdressing services. This is a core component of all hairdressing services and underpins performance in all practical aspects of the trade.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Prepare hair for hairdressing service under supervision

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Version 3

21941 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners in the hairdressing industry who will assist in a commercial salon by preparing the client''s hair for a following hairdressing service according to the stylist''s instructions. People credited with this unit standard are able to: consult stylist to prepare requirements for the hairdressing service to follow; prepare the hair for hairdressing service following stylist instruction; and complete follow up actions for tools, equipment and work areas. This is a core component of all hairdressing services and underpins performance in all practical aspects of the trade.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Pincurl hair

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Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 25077, and unit standard 25078 replaced unit standard 2872.

25076 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills in pincurling hair using a variety of techniques. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe pincurls; pincurl hair using a variety of techniques; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Section and comb hair

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Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 25076, and unit standard 25078 replaced unit standard 2872.

25077 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills in hair moulding and manipulating hair using a variety of techniques. People credited with this unit standard are able to section and comb hair using a variety of techniques, and complete follow up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply oxidative colouring products to, and remove them from, hair and scalp

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2756.

25789 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who work under supervision in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to apply and apply oxidative colouring product to hair; prepare to remove and remove oxidative colouring product from hair and scalp; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of the neutralising process and its effect on the hairshaft

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2868.

25791 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who work under supervision in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the neutralising process and its effect on the hairshaft.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply and remove oxidative colouring products from hair and scalp
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25789.

2756 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who work under supervision in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to apply and apply oxidative colouring product to the hair; prepare to remove and remove oxidative colouring product from hair and scalp; and complete follow-up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Present a personal fashion image for work in a hairdressing salon environment

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Version 1

28026 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who wish to work in a hairdressing salon environment. People credited with this unit standard are able to present a personal fashion image for work in a hairdressing salon environment.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of the neutralising process and its effect on the hairshaft
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25791.

2868 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who work under supervision in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the neutralising process and its effect on the hairshaft.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply treatments to hair and scalp

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2869 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners who work under supervision in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of hair and scalp treatments; prepare client for hair and scalp treatment; treat hair and scalp; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Mould and fingerwave the hair
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25076, unit standard 25077, and unit standard 25078.

2872 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills in hair moulding and manipulating the hair using a variety of techniques. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe pin-curls and elements of wave patterns; mould and scale hair using a variety of techniques; pin-curl hair; fingerwave hair using moulding techniques; and complete follow up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of trichology

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2873 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This is a theory based unit standard for people in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the skin, the bones of the head, and hair.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Select and apply non-oxidative hair colour
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

2874 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to gain basic knowledge of hair colour and develop skills in applying hair colour. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of colour and non-oxidative colour; prepare to apply and apply non-oxidative hair colour; and complete follow-up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of the fundamentals of colour for use in hairdressing, and the use of non-oxidative colour

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2874.

28835 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to gain basic knowledge of hair colour and non-oxidative colour. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: the fundamentals of colour for use in hairdressing, and the use of non-oxidative colour.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of hair fashion over time

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2891 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This is a theory based unit standard for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to gain knowledge of the history of hair fashion. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of hairdressing history, and the influence of historical hair design and techniques on current and emerging hair fashion.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Level 3

Select and apply midway hair colour

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Version 3 This unit standard and unit standard 19792 replaced unit standard 2883.

19791 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of temporary and semi-permanent colour and wish to further develop their knowledge and skills in colour selection and application. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of midway colour and colour services; prepare client for application of midway hair colour; select, prepare and apply midway hair colour; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Fingerwave hair

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Version 2 This unit standard, unit standard 25076, and unit standard 25077 replaced unit standard 2872.

25078 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills in fingerwaving hair using a variety of techniques. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe elements of wave patterns; fingerwave hair using moulding techniques; dry and dress hair; and complete follow up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Select, maintain, and demonstrate safe handling of hairdressing equipment and hand-held tools

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2867.

25790 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to select, maintain, and demonstrate safe handling of hairdressing equipment and hand-held tools.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Dress long hair into elementary styles

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2876.

25792 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills for long hair styling and maintenance. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to dress and dress long hair into elementary styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Dress long hair into complex styles

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Version 2

25793 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to further develop their long hair styling and maintenance skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to dress long hair into complex styles; dress long hair into complex styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Shampoo hair and scalp

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2866 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of shampoo service and its effects on hair; prepare to shampoo hair; shampoo hair and scalp; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Select, maintain, and demonstrate safe handling of hairdressing tools and equipment
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25790.

2867 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for entry level learners in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to select, maintain, and demonstrate safe handling of hairdressing equipment and hand-held tools.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Blow dry hair into elementary styles

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Version 6

2870 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to develop elementary blow drying skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to blow dry hair into elementary styles; blow dry hair into elementary styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Set short hair for volume

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2871 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop elementary hair setting skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe how hair setting techniques and physical factors influence finished styles; prepare to set short hair for volume; set and dress short hair for volume; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Dress long hair into elementary styles
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 7 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25792.

2876 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills for long hair styling and maintenance. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to dress and dress long hair into elementary styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Blow wave short hair into complex styles

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Version 6

2879 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to further develop their blow drying skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to blow wave and blow wave short hair into complex styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Set hair for complex styles

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Version 5

2880 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This is a practical unit standard for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to further develop their hair setting skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to set hair for complex styles; set and dress hair in complex styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Dress long hair into complex styles
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25793.

2881 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to further develop their long hair styling and maintenance skills. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to dress long hair into complex styles; dress long hair into complex styles; and complete follow-up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of conditions of the hair and scalp
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 8 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 28848.

2882 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to gain knowledge of hair and scalp conditions. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: contagious conditions of the scalp; non-contagious conditions of the scalp; and hairshaft conditions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply underpinning knowledge and skills to cut hair to a guideline

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Version 1

28837 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop their skills in cutting hair into foundation forms with scissors and clippers. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of foundation forms for hair cutting; demonstrate knowledge of cutting tools and techniques; and cut hair with scissors to a given guideline.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Cut hair into foundation forms with scissors and clippers

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2884 Unit Standard 30 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop their skills in cutting hair into foundation forms with scissors and clippers. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to cut, and cut hair into foundation forms using scissors and/or clippers; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply knowledge of common hair and scalp conditions to complete a limited scope consultation

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2882

28848 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to gain knowledge of hair and scalp conditions. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of common conditions of the hair and scalp; and complete a limited scope consultation.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate razor techniques

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Version 5

2885 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to learn foundation techniques for cutting hair with a razor. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the importance of hair and scalp analysis in relation to razor techniques; demonstrate razor techniques to cut hair; and complete a haircut incorporating razor techniques.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of relaxing a permanent wave
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6

2887 Unit Standard 1 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of permanent waving and wish to extend their knowledge to permanent wave relaxing. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: preparation required for permanent wave relaxing; the permanent wave relaxing process; and follow-up actions for permanent wave relaxing.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Permanently wave hair

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Version 6

2892 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge and ability in neutralising and who wish to extend their knowledge and further develop their skills in permanent waving. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of the permanent wave process and its effects on hair; prepare to permanently wave hair; permanently wave hair; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Level 4

Perform a full-head highlighting service

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12313 Unit Standard 7 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to be able to perform a full-head highlighting service. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to and highlight a full head of hair; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of competition hair styling

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Version 5

13464 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to design and compete in a hairstyling competition. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of live competition styling and photographic competition styling.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of identification and correction of a permanent wave problem

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Version 5

13466 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of permanent waving and wish to extend their knowledge to correcting permanent wave problems in the hair. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: permanent wave problems; selection and procedure of a permanent wave correction technique; and the permanent wave correction follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of the preparation, maintenance, and fitting of wigs

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Version 5

13469 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to gain knowledge of wigs. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: how to prepare a client for fitting a wig; how to prepare a wig for fitting; how to fit a wig; and a client''s home care wig maintenance programme.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Select and apply permanent hair colour

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Version 3 This unit standard and unit standard 19791 replaced unit standard 2883.

19792 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of temporary, semi-permanent and midway colour and wish to extend their knowledge and skills in colour selection and application. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of permanent colour and colour services; demonstrate knowledge of predisposition testing and the signs of anaphylactic reaction; explain colour selection; prepare client's hair for permanent colour application; prepare and apply permanent hair colour; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Undertake a consultation and an in-depth hair and scalp analysis for a chemical service

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Version 5

2755 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is for senior level learners in the hairdressing industry who will consult in depth with a client, and analyse the hair and scalp. It requires a full, professional conversation with the client in order to recommend a suitable service and outcome based on their needs and wants, as well as their hair and scalp condition. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of additives in hair; undertake a consultation with a client to determine service parameters; complete an in-depth hair and scalp analysis for proposed service; and agree on course of action for proposed service.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of additives, and remove aniline derivative tint from hair
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 8 This unit standard and unit standard 2888 were replaced by unit standard 28836.

2877 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop knowledge and skills in removing unwanted additives from hair. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of additives in hair; prepare to remove and remove aniline derivative tint from hair; and complete follow-up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply knowledge of hair and scalp conditions to analyse and select corrective treatments for the hair and scalp

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Version 5

2878 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have a basic knowledge of how to apply corrective treatments and wish to increase their knowledge of selection of corrective treatments. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of advanced conditions of the hair and scalp, analyse the hair and scalp for corrective treatment; select corrective treatment and describe application and follow-up details; and select corrective treatments for thinning hair.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Complete elementary colour corrections for hair

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 2877 and unit standard 2888.

28836 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop knowledge and skills in completing elementary colour corrections for hair. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of elementary colour correction for hair; remove aniline derivative tint from hair; and counteract unwanted colour reflect.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply knowledge of a professional range of hair products to complement salon services

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Version 1

28838 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to gain knowledge of a full professional range of hair products in order to select and recommend suitable hair products to complement salon services. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of a professional range of hair products, and select hair products from a professional range to complement salon services.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply knowledge of chemical reformation techniques to assist with salon services

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28839 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of permanent hair waving and who wish to extend their knowledge and further develop their skills to assist with chemical reformation services. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of chemical reformation of hair; assist with chemical reformation services; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Undertake in-depth consultation with a client to create and promote a plan to implement restyling

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28840 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for senior level learners in the hairdressing industry who will consult in depth with a client, and analyse the hair and scalp. It requires a full, professional conversation with the client in order to recommend a suitable plan for restyling based on their needs and wants, as well as their hair and scalp condition. People credited with this unit standard are able to: undertake an in-depth consultation with a client to determine service parameters and offer opportunities for restyling; complete hair and scalp analysis for proposed restyling; agree on course of action for proposed restyling; and document and promote a plan to achieve agreed restyling outcome.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Create a portfolio of fashion work that reflects current hair fashion trends

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28841 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for senior level learners in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to create a portfolio of fashion work that reflects current hair fashion trends.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Cut hair in to fashion cuts with a razor

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28842 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to develop skills for cutting hair with a razor. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to cut hair using a razor; use a razor to complete a hair cut; and complete follow-up actions.

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CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Identify and evaluate opportunities to maintain currency in the hair fashion industry

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28847 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for senior level learners in the hairdressing industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to identify and evaluate opportunities to maintain currency in the hair fashion industry.

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CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Demonstrate knowledge of bleach and the bleaching process, and the related health and safety risks

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28849 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry wishing to gain knowledge of bleach and the bleaching process. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: bleach and the bleaching process; and the specific health and safety risks of bleach.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Counteract unwanted colour reflects in hair
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Version 7 This unit standard and unit standard 2887 were replaced by unit standard 28836.

2888 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of hair colour and who wish to develop skills for counteracting unwanted colour reflects. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare client for counteraction of unwanted colour reflect; counteract unwanted colour reflect; and complete follow-up actions.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Bleach and tone hair

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2889 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for learners in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge and ability in hair colour selection and application and who wish to extend their knowledge and further develop their skills for bleaching and toning. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to bleach hair; prepare bleaching products; bleach hair; tone hair; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Straighten hair permanently using chemical processes

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2890 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of permanent hair waving and who wish to extend their knowledge and further develop their skills to permanently straighten naturally curly hair. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to permanently straighten hair using chemical processes; straighten hair using chemical processes; and complete follow-up actions.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Level 5

Design a layout plan for a hair salon

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13465 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to be able to design a hair salon floor plan to meet operational requirements. People credited with this unit standard are able to design a layout plan for a hair salon.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Identify colour problems in the hair and explain colour correction

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13467 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of hair colour and wish to extend their colour knowledge to correcting unwanted colour in the hair. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of hair colouring problems; identify colour problems and explain colour correction.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Incorporate a hairpiece in a hairstyle

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13468 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the hairdressing industry who wish to be able to incorporate a hairpiece in a hairstyle. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare a hairpiece for styling; select and dress the hairpiece; prepare the client''s hair to incorporate the hairpiece; incorporate and style the hairpiece; complete follow-up actions; and demonstrate knowledge of incorporating hair extensions within a hairstyle.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Research, present, and analyse a portfolio of advanced hair cuts and styles reflecting current and emerging trends

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26231 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who are working as professional stylists. People credited with this unit standard are able to research, present, and analyse a portfolio of advanced hair cuts and styles reflecting current and emerging trends.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Create a portfolio of advanced hair cuts and styles

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26232 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who are working as professional stylists. People credited with this unit standard are able to create a portfolio of advanced hair cuts and styles.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Perform a platform presentation of an advanced hair cut and style in front of an audience

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26233 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who are working as professional stylists. People credited with this unit standard are able to: introduce the advanced hair cut and style to be performed to the audience; and complete the platform presentation of the advanced hair cut and style.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Research, present, and analyse a portfolio of advanced hair colour work reflecting current and emerging trends

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26430 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who are working as professional stylists. People credited with this unit standard are able to research, present, and analyse a portfolio of advanced hair colour work reflecting current and emerging trends.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Create a portfolio of advanced hair colour work

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26431 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who are working as professional stylists. People credited with this unit standard are able to create a portfolio of advanced hair colour work.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Perform a platform presentation of an advanced hair colour in front of an audience

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26432 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who are working as professional stylists. People credited with this unit standard are able to: introduce the advanced hair colour to be performed to the audience; and complete the platform presentation of the advanced hair colour.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Apply hairdressing services under workplace conditions

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2757 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who have knowledge of hairdressing services and are able to apply that knowledge to complete integrated fashion hairdressing skills within a commercially acceptable time. People credited with this unit standard are able to: complete a fashion wind permanent wave service; complete a creative multi-shading service with permanent colours; and complete a complex long hair style service.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Perform hairdressing services while working in a commercial salon

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2759 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is intended for people in the hairdressing industry who have built a client base providing a range of hairdressing services in a commercial salon where they are currently working. People credited with this unit standard are able to perform hairdressing services while working in a commercial salon.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 20 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Toi Mai Workforce Development Council NZ Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation Inc

Data as at 04 December 2021