Welcome to the world of Health and Skincare therapy, where you can make the world of difference in someone’s life. This career is best suited with the Helia-D International group. As a professional college, our students are well educated and offer personalized attention and courses that are accredited nationally and internationally by ITEC.
The programmes are taught by dedicated facilitators that have educational training and experience in the beauty industry.
Campuses are located in Randburg and Rustenburg.
Helia-D International has a national reputation for excellence in teaching and learning; we aim to build on this excellence, transforming our students’ lives through knowledge.
Helia-D International has a strong support structure in a friendly, caring learning community. An educational experience that responds to students at all levels as individuals, enabling each to reach their full potential. We offer opportunities for students to acquire subject knowledge and appropriate professional skills. There are opportunities for students to develop employment and life skills in a community sensitive to environmental and social needs and committed to the principles of equality and diversity.
Helia-D International Health and Beauty Training College was founded in 1996 and is accredited nationally and internationally. Helia-D has transferred accreditation HET status from the Department of Higher Education to FET Service Seta and is internationally with ITEC.
SAQA – qualification was registered Helia-D international diploma NQF 5 qualification I.D. 57476 and now offers the SAQA Qualification 80646- Beauty and Nail Technology Certificate 80646
Council on Higher Education / Department of Higher Education & Training
The South African Council on Higher Education (CHE) is an independent statutory body responsible for advising the minister of education on all matters related to higher education policy issues, and for quality assurance in higher education and training. Helia-D international was registered and accredited by CHE in 2008. Helia-D international has transferred HET to FET with Service Seta.
Helia-D was also accredited with the Department of Higher Education accreditation number - 2010/ HE07 /008 transferred to Service Seta in 2012/3 accreditation number 10005.
International Therapy Examination Council
ITEC is internationally accredited examining body in Health and Skincare Therapy Diplomas/ Modular Diplomas available. ITEC is established in over 30 countries worldwide and is an UK based company. ITEC certificates and diplomas offer excellent opportunities for employment for students nationally and internationally.
In order for students to obtain the ITEC Qualifications, students must qualify in Helia-D International examinations, complete case studies and experiential hours. Final year end assessments include ITEC for international accreditation International. All international exams are moderated externally by ITEC.
Helia-D Head Office is located centrally in Randburg near all the amenities and bus routes for ease of transport for the students. A safe and tranquil environment is provided with CCTV and security. Parking for students is available inside the premises. Students receive individual attention throughout the entire year and are assessed accordingly.
Certificates are issued on completion of the course/qualification that includes the submission of all assessment requirements i.e. Case Studies & Experiential Hours as well as payment of tuition fees.
Please phone for an interview to view our premises, curriculum and learn more about our exciting qualifications. Career opportunities that are available to the students with our partnering salons and spas for employment.
Helia-D International offers opportunities for placements of students and qualified therapists with local salons and spa’s, and also offers the learners to be interviewed and placed internationally with STEINER Cruise Liners.
Helia-D employs qualified and expert facilitators with the required assessor’s and moderator’s qualification. Facilitators also have experience in both salon and teaching, increasing the benefit of quality education.
Helia-D international offers the following programmes on a Full time Day and Part-time Evening Classes that is flexible for student enrolment.
Full-Time Classes: 08:00 - 14:00
Saturday Classes: 09:00 - 13:00
Afternoon Classes: 14:00 - 16:30
1st Year Courses include
2nd Year Courses include
Make-up and Specialised Make-up Classes are also available as Day Classes for students that wish to work in the Film and Theatrical / TV industry.