Esthetics 2018-08-01T17:44:21+00:00

Project Description

Become a Licensed Esthetician.

1500 hour 10 month full time diploma program

Spa professionals infuse confidence into the lives of their clients. Elevate yourself and choose from a myriad of career paths this industry has to offer from cruise ships to exotic resorts or a day spa in the city of your choice. Our esthetics program includes skin and body science, nail technology, hair removal and makeup artistry and will introduce you to a large variety of topics noted below.

Topics You Will Learn Include

  • Microdermabrasion

  • LED Light Therapy

  • NuFace Microcurrent

  • Ultrasonic Skin Spatula

  • Intro to Threading

  • Facial Peels

  • Dermaplaning

  • Holistic Wellness

  • Manicuring on Both Natural and Artificial Nails

  • Pedicuring

  • Lash Lift and Tint

  • Intro to Lash Extensions

  • Brazillian Bikini

  • Pedicuring with Dremel’s

  • Care for Ingrown Toenails (Nail Brace)

  • Diabetic Footcare

  • Intro to Aromatherapy

  • Exposure and Product Knowledge on Various Lines

  • Relaxation and Hot Stone Massage

  • Waxing

Esthetics Nail Technology and Makeup Program

Intake Dates

  • September 2018 FULL (Accepting applications for wait list)
  • March 2019

Program Outline

  • Orientation and Spa Etiquette
  • Salon Ecology
  • Nail Sciences
  • Hair Removal
  • General Anatomy and Physiology
  • Skin Sciences and Skin Care
  • General Esthetics Facial and Body Treatments
  • Makeup Artistry
  • Business Skills and Occupational Health and Safety



  • Term 1 – $5,250
  • Term 2 – $5,250

Books, Professional Kit and Supplies

  • $2,835

Grants and funding available, contact us for more details.

Entrance Requirements

  • Completed application form accompanied by $100 non-refundable application fee
  • Successful interview
  • High school diploma, successful completion of an approved post secondary program, GED, or successful completion of approved test (contact us for details)
  • Copy of transcript for last grade achieved
  • Resume


  • As of September 2018, Elevate Beauty will be offering student housing. Spaces are limited, contact us for details.



Contact Info

77 Crescent Drive, New Minas, NS B4N 3G7

Phone: 902.365.3993

Fax: 902.800.2054