Hairdresser

Test information
Test information
Outline The certification was created with a view to raising professional manpower that, equipped with top-rate skills in beauty care, can perform in the industry task management, instruction and supervision of hired technical workforce, field training, and field operations management.
Assigned duties A beautician performs the job of beautifying a customer's appearance by providing care for his or her face, hair, and skin.
Implementer Human Resources Development Service of Korea.
Application submission http://t.q-net.or.kr
Qualification for application No eligibility restrictions.
Test subjects Written test Theory in beauty care, public health studies, disinfection studies, dermatology, and matters related to public hygiene law.
Skills test haircut, permanent wave, hair roller setting, finger wave, and makeup.

Esthetician

Test information
Test information
Outline The certification is concerned with judging the ability to perform integrated skin care based on specialist knowledge and skills of a skin beautician.
Assigned duties A skin beautician's job is to organize and manage tasks in skin beauty care that provides care for face or total body skin which is not ailing, in a stable and hygienic condition through consultation with a customer and skin analysis.
Implementer Human Resources Development Service of Korea.
Application submission http://t.q-net.or.kr
Qualification for application No eligibility restrictions.
Test subjects Written test Studies of skin beauty, dermatology, anatomy & physiology, studies of skin beauty equipment, cosmetology, and management of public medicine.
Skills test Facial care, care for arms and legs, hair removal, and skin care through lymphatic drainage.

Nail Technician

Test information
Test information
Outline Certification that is concerned with judging the ability to perform effective expression based on specialist knowledge or skills on finger and toenails.
Assigned duties A nail beautician's job is to perform nail care by using appropriate care methods, equipment, and products for the purpose of keeping finger and toenails beautiful and healthy.
Implementer Human Resources Development Service of Korea.
Application submission http://t.q-net.or.kr
Qualification for application No eligibility restrictions.
Test subjects Written test Introduction to nail care, dermatology, management of public medicine, cosmetology, and skills in nail care.
Skills test Care for finger and toenails, nail treatment and correction, and ordinary nail decorations.

Media Makeup Artist

Test information
Test information
Outline The certification is concerned with judging the ability to perform effective expression based on specialist knowledge or skills in makeup and media makeup.
Assigned duties Job of applying makeup or media makeup that meets a customer's requirement.
Implementer Korea Pro Makeup Jon Interchange Association.
Application submission http://www.promakeup.or.kr
Qualification for application The certification is open to whoever has completed a regular course provided by an educational institution operating in the related areas.
Test subjects Grade 3 Written test History and significance of makeup, theme-specific makeup (theory), makeup technique, cosmetic chromatology, and cosmetology.
Skills test One single theme-specific makeup (fashion, photography, and wedding makeup) is selected for implementation on the test day.
Grade 2 Written test Understanding of media makeup, stage makeup, visual media makeup, special effect makeup, media makeup with colors and lighting, basic broadcasting terminology, costume history, and studies of media makeup materials.
Skills test Theme-specific fantasy makeup and character makeup.
Grade 1 technical instructor. Skills test One theme in ancient and modern makeup and on theme in contemporary makeup, and upper body painting.

Airbrush

Test information
Test information
Outline The certification is concerned with judging the ability to perform effective expression based on specialist knowledge or skills in Airbrush makeup and media makeup.
Assigned duties Job of applying makeup or media makeup that uses an Airbrush gun.
Implementer Korea Pro Makeup Jon Interchange Association.
Application submission http://www.promakeup.or.kr
Qualification for application The certification is open to whoever has completed a regular course provided by an educational institution operating in the related areas.
Test subjects Grade 2 (practical skill) Beauty Airbrush : art wedding, party, cuties, smokey eye, and dance sports (choose either Latin or modern)
Grade 1 (practical skill) Art mask (only those who have passed Airbrush Grade 2 can apply)