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Links and Sources

Habia research and publications

Produced by SkillsActive in association with Habia:

Skills surveys

Assessment strategies


Useful websites

HABIA – The Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA) is the national training organisation for the hairdressing and beauty industry sector. The HABIA websites contains: information on qualifications, training and routes into the sector; labour market information sub-sector skills needs; downloadable careers leaflets; information on the national occupational standards; plus continuing professional development for the sector.

Salonjobseeker – This website lists some hairdressing and beauty jobs, and offers some careers advice for job seekers.

Beauty Magazine – Trade magazine and web resource for those working in the beauty retail industry.

Professional Beauty – Website for those working in the beauty retail industry.