The National School of Aesthetics


Welcome to The National School of Aesthetics

Celebrating Over 30 Years of Beauty Therapy, Nail Technology and Spa Therapies Training

Beauty therapy courses, nail technology courses and spa therapy courses: train through the National School of Aesthetics, one of New Zealand's leading beauty schools and the South Island's obvious choice, for a career in these exciting industries!

Welcome. Haere mai. Testimonials about us and graduate profiles attest to our strong training. We offer entry-level beauty therapy courses, like beauty therapy, nail technology, facial therapy, body therapy and electrology, and professional development beauty therapy courseslike spa therapies through The National Spa Academy .

In Christchurch since 3 July 1985, we remain the South Island's oldest beauty therapy school, offering beauty therapy courses, nail technology courses and spa therapies courses. Owners Noel Turner and Don Kendall, both internationally-qualified beauty therapists, are actively involved here. Registered with CIDESCO and ITEC, we offer the international qualifications industry expects.

We also are NZQA-Registered and considered a Category 1 Provider, with NZQA "highly confident in [our] educational outcomes" and "highly confident in [our] capability in self-assessment". We are 1 of 3 New Zealand tertiary education organisations teaching beauty therapy, and the only South Island based TEO teaching beauty therapy, rated "highly confident" in both areas by NZQA.

2018 Course Information Now Available!

Our 2018 Course Information Pack is now available for you to download from our Web site or for us to post out to you.

Download the Course Information Pack for the National School of Aesthetics or Contact The National School of Aesthetics for us to post a copy out to you.

Happy 32nd Birthday, NaSA

Congratulations to Noel and Don and the entire NaSA team on NaSA's 32nd birthday. NaSA remains the oldest beauty therapy education provider in the South Island and the only private school owned by all its original owners.