The Beauty TRoQ Governance and Working groups have released the Beauty Services Qualifications Needs Analysis document. The aim of this document is to evidence the need for New Zealand qualifications in the fields of Beauty Therapy, Nail Technology and Makeup and Special Effects. The document draws from existing national and international resources combined with stakeholder […]
Low level sea fog in Wellington may have caused airline havoc on the 20 February but it did not stop the momentum of this review. Using electronic media via telephone conferencing and skyping we reviewed 6 draft qualifications submitted by the working groups for approval. One qualification has been put hold while feedback is obtained […]
The current review of qualifications for Beauty Services was initially due to finish at the end of October. The Governance Group has recommended that a request be made to New Zealand Qualifications Authority to extend the project to April 2014. The resignations of Adam Berry and Kim Crosland from the Governance Group have left big […]
Representatives from the Beauty Services Sector have been appointed onto working groups within the review to provide technical input into the development of qualifications. A Governance Group member will be assigned to work with each group to provide a direct link to the strategic purpose of the Governance Group and the process that the review […]
Individuals and/or organisations with an interest or ‘stake’ in the outcome of the qualification must confirm the need at a national level for the qualification and participate in and endorse the qualification outcomes. Alongside the applications for ‘approval to develop’ the qualifications all stakeholders will be required to complete an NZQF 2 form and current […]
The Terms of Reference (ToR) for the Governance and Working Groups are documents containing the rules of how these groups conduct their work, their roles, responsibilities and levels of accountability. They also outline the processes that the groups will follow in certain circumstances. Draft versions of the Terms of Reference (ToR) for the Governance Group […]
Introduction The Targeted Review of Qualifications (TRoQ) was introduced by the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) as a result of a review of the qualifications framework. The aim is to ensure the clarity and relevance of qualifications. The TRoQ covers all qualifications at Levels 1–6 inclusive on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework and these have […]
The New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF) is the definitive source for accurate and current information on quality assured qualifications in New Zealand. This page provides an overview of New Zealand qualifications: the information you can find on the NZQF about the purpose, types and levels of qualifications.
The purpose of the Beauty Services Review Working Groups is to provide technical input into the development of qualifications during the review, under the guidance of the Governance Group. Each group will represent an area covered by the Beauty Services Review, namely beauty therapy, nail technology, makeup artistry, and special effects aspects of Beauty Services.
Strategic Purpose Statement The strategic purpose statement reflects the need for the qualification and describes how it “earns its place on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework (NZQF)”