Course Description

Get your cosmetology license and jumpstart your career in hairstyling with The Canadian Beauty Academy. Our comprehensive program goes beyond just preparing you for the government exam – we also teach innovation in hair color and techniques, business strategies, and guest services. With a Redken-infused curriculum, you’ll be well-equipped to succeed in the industry and enjoy a higher earning potential. Don’t settle for just any cosmetology program – choose the best and start your journey towards a trendsetting career at TCBA today.

Enhance your styling, cutting, and coloring skills with hands-on training at The Canadian Beauty Academy. Our Redken-infused program allows you to practice and refine your techniques in a premium salon environment. You’ll also learn valuable business and marketing skills to grow your personal brand and increase your earning potential. Plus, we utilize modern technology, including mobile devices and social media, to give you a well-rounded education and prepare you for success as a modern salon professional.


Duration : 1400 Hours

How Do I Get Started?

We offer multiple start dates to give you flexibility in your education, life, and work schedules.

Upcoming Start Dates

Start Date End Date
June 10, 2024 February 21, 2025
July 8, 2024 March 20, 2025
August 6, 2024 April 17, 2025

GIVE US A CALL : +1 204-558-9023


I enjoyed my time at TCBA, I met so many great people and thoroughly enjoyed learning hairstyling.

– Abbey Thidrickson
Hairstyling, Grad Date:Aug-08-2023



  • Principles of Color
  • Color Theory
  • Fashion Color
  • Color Correction
  • Highlights
  • Balayage
  • Lightening
  • Communication for success
  • Hair Cutting using multiple different techniques
  • Blunt Cut
  • Long Layers
  • Uniform Layers
  • Graduation
  • Principles of Styling
  • Thermal Styling
  • Wet Styling
  • Styling Curly Hair
  • Redken Product Knowledge
  • Styling Products
  • Shampoos and Conditioners
  • Redken Demi, Permanent Colors
  • Front desk management
  • Booking Appointments
  • Answering Phone Calls
  • Scalp care, Shampooing and Conditioning
  • Business and Finance Planning
  • Model Exam


  • Intro to Barbering
  • Shear over Comb
  • Fades
  • Face Shaving and Beard Shaping
  • Wigs and Hair additions
  • Extensions (tapein, sew in, bead in)
  • Wigs
  • Braiding
  • French
  • Waterfall
  • Fishtail
  • Chemical Reformation, Texture & Hair Relaxing
  • Curl reformation
  • Chemical Relaxing
  • Perms
  • Roller set and Pincurls
  • Fingerwaves
  • Salon hands-on training
  • Model Exam
  • Will need a model to do a Perm and a Fade or Taper haircut


  • Advanced barbering (cutting and styling)
  • Mullet
  • Flat Top
  • Fades
  • Special occasion styling
  • Upstyles
  • Wedding Hair
  • Provincial Exam Preparation
  • Creative Final exam and photoshoot

Bonus Workshops from our salon partners:

  • Business and Retail Sales
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Product Knowledge
  • Color Workshop
  • Special Occasion Style and Color Techniques
Professional Tools

Invest in you future with a full set of professional tools
– Yours to keep after graduation.

View full student kit

Canadian high school graduation or equivalent, or mature student status plus successful completion of entrance assessment and admissions interview.

Admissions Requirements

For more information on admission requirements, please contact 204-558-9023 or

Funding Options

There is no escaping the fact that higher education is a significant investment to make – but in your own future! Thankfully, there are numerous options available to help make this big investment in your career. We have a dedicated team of Student Financial Administrators who can discuss all the available options with you and help you in qualifying for a funding.
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Course Fee
Registration Fee : $100.00
Tuition : $12,450.00
Textbooks and Kit : $3,000.00
Other : $75.00
Training Completion Fund : $62.25
Total Program Cost : $15,687.25
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Our tour guides will take you through the classrooms, lounges and study spaces - everywhere you'll become familiar with during the duration of your program.

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(Previously known as The Salon Professional Academy)

260-1395 Ellice Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3G 3P2, Guest Services 204-772-8772 Admissions 204-558-9023