NSQF- Beauty Advisor.pdf

Beauty Advisor

  • Job DescriptionThis course on ‘Beauty Advisor’ is meant for a trainee who aspires to become a Beauty Advisor/consultant with cosmetic companies, and also can work as a product educator. The trainee shall be able to apply different make-up products, skin care products, and hair care products, and carry out perfume testing
  • SectorBeauty & Wellness
  • NSQF LevelLevel 2
  • Notional Hours320
  • Accrediting BodiesConcerned department of the respective State/ UT Governments
  • Certifying BodiesNational Council for Vocational Training (NCVT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    This course is meant for the candidates who aspire to become Beauty Advisor/consultant with branded cosmetic companies in malls, departmental stores, and also work as a product educator. The trainee will be able to apply different make-up products, skin care products, and hair care products, and carry out perfume testing.

  • International Comparability

    Existence of any official document suggesting the comparability of the qualification with the qualifications in other countries is not known

  • Progression Pathway

    1.The modules in a sector when grouped together could lead to a qualification equivalent to National Trade Certificate or higher.

    2.This qualification shall enable the trainee to find employment as a skilled worker.

  • Planned arrangements for RPL
    • Testing centres are registered by States on the same line as for VTPs. Candidates desire to get the skills certified have to apply on line or through Testing Centres. Assessing Bodies/assessors will be allotted automatically by the IT application. This facility is being provided on the web-portal of SDI scheme. Until then following procedure will be adopted for direct assessment:
    • Assessing Bodies are responsible for registration of candidates for testing. It may do so directly or through its designated centres or VTPs.
    • Candidates are allowed to get registered themselves either directly on the portal or through Testing Centre concerned.
    • Assessing Bodies apply online list of candidates to be assessed to respective RDAT who, in turn, acknowledge the same by allotting ABN. RDAT make schedule of trade test, including date, time, list of candidates and location of designated Testing Centre under intimation to AB.
    • AB inform in advance about the courses, candidates list, and requirement of raw material to Testing Centre in advance.
    • ABs are responsible for preparation of question papers both for theory and practical test based on the approved criteria etc.


  • Qualification File NSQF- Beauty Advisor.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Safety in salon, handling front office, perform day and evening makeups, apply skin care and hair care product, carry out perfume testing. Mandatory 220 2
    Soft & Entrepreneurship Skills Mandatory 100