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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Prepare for and apply semi-permanent eyelashes 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
114809  Prepare for and apply semi-permanent eyelashes 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Hairdressing Cosmetology and Beauty 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 11 - Services Personal Care 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 3  NQF Level 03 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Reregistered  2018-07-01  2023-06-30  SAQA 06120/18 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2024-06-30   2027-06-30  

In all of the tables in this document, both the pre-2009 NQF Level and the NQF Level is shown. In the text (purpose statements, qualification rules, etc), any references to NQF Levels are to the pre-2009 levels unless specifically stated otherwise.  

This unit standard is replaced by: 
US ID Unit Standard Title Pre-2009 NQF Level NQF Level Credits Replacement Status
377540  Prepare for and apply specialised eyelash treatment service  Level 4  NQF Level 04   

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
The person credited with this unit standard is able to prepare their workstation for semi-permanent eyelash treatment, prepare their client, perform the treatment, and finish off the semi-permanent eyelash treatment.

The qualifying learner is capable of:
  • Preparing the workstation for the application of semi-permanent eyelashes.
  • Preparing the client for the application of semi-permanent eyelashes.
  • Performing and concluding the service according to organisational requirements.
  • Discussing and explaining the sue of aftercare products and services. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence against unit standards in mathematical, computer, numerical and communication studies at NQF Level 2 or equivalent. 

    UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
  • Preparation includes the use of non-oily make-up remover.
  • Semi-permanent eyelash applications includes realistic and unrealistic client expectations.
  • Semi-permanent eyelashes include individual and strip lashes.
  • A magnifying lamp may be used. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Prepare the workstation for the application of semi-permanent eyelashes. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Lighting, temperature and ventilation are set in accordance with organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The chair / plinth is protected according to organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The relevant tools, materials and products are prepared for the service too be provided and according to organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The appropriate waste receptacle is positioned within reach of the workstation. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    Record keeping documentation is prepared according to organisational requirements. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Prepare the client for the application of semi-permanent eyelashes. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The client is received and consulted with in a professional and polite manner. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The eyelash area is prepared and appropriate pre-care products are applied according to safety, hygienic and organisational methods. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    A professional manner and attitude is displayed and maintained throughout the service. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The eyelashes and surrounding skin is cleansed and made free of any make-up with appropriate non-oily products. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    An allergy test is conducted prier to the service and according to organisational requirements. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Performing and concluding the service according to organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The area to be treated is assessed and prepared according to organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The semi-permanent eyelashes are applied in the appropriate manner to suit clients needs. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Safe and hygienic work practices are demonstrated throughout the service according to regulations and organisational requirements. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Discuss and explain the use of aftercare products and services. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Aftercare products are applied according to manufacturers instructions and client's requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The follow up appointment is secured and the client record card is completed. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Sales opportunities are identified throughout the treatment and products are recommended that are suitable with the clients needs. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • An individual wishing to be assessed (including through RPL) against this unit standard may apply to an assessment agency, assessor or provider institution accredited by the relevant ETQA.
  • Anyone assessing a learner against this unit standard must be registered as an assessor with the relevant ETQA.
  • Any institution offering learning that will enable achievement of this unit standard or assessing this unit standard must be accredited as a provider with the relevant ETQA.
  • Moderation of assessment will be conducted by the relevant ETQA at its discretion. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
  • A basic understanding of the purpose of a consultation, the procedure and techniques involved.
  • A basic understanding of the different types of products including the composition and properties thereof, the disadvantages and advantages.
  • A basic understanding of the working environment, treatment area, tools, materials, client and self.
  • A basic understanding of safe work practices and precautions.
  • A general understanding of pre-care and aftercare products and advice.
  • A basic understanding of analgesic response to the adhesive. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems in order to apply semi-permanent eyelashes effectively. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage oneself and one's activities responsibly and effectively in order to provide services on time and within a commercially viable time. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively in order to select and recommend homecare products and services to the client and to record the relevant information. 

    UNIT STANDARD ASSESSOR CRITERIA 
    N/A 

    REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
    As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this unit standard was Reregistered in 2012; 2015. 

    UNIT STANDARD NOTES 
    This unit standard will be replaced by unit standard 337540, which is "Prepare for and apply specialised eyelash treatment service", Level 4, 3 credits, as soon as 337540 is registered. 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  65111   National Certificate: Beauty Technology  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2011-02-16  As per Learning Programmes recorded against this Qual 


    PROVIDERS CURRENTLY ACCREDITED TO OFFER THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
    This information shows the current accreditations (i.e. those not past their accreditation end dates), and is the most complete record available to SAQA as of today. Some Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionaries have a lag in their recording systems for provider accreditation, in turn leading to a lag in notifying SAQA of all the providers that they have accredited to offer qualifications and unit standards, as well as any extensions to accreditation end dates. The relevant Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionary should be notified if a record appears to be missing from here.
     
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