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Continuing Education

Tattoo and Piercing Safety Certificate

Campus

The location where your NAIT courses will be held.

Credential

The type of certification (degree, diploma, certificate) you will earn after completing your program.

  • Degree - NAIT offers a number of business degrees and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.
    Applied degree programs offer a stronger emphasis on practical applications of the concepts learned in the classroom
  • Diplomas & Certificates - These credit programs take 1 or 2 years and lead to government approved and industry-recognized credentials.
  • Journeyman Certificate - Hands-on and expert-led apprenticeship and industry training for skilled trades and technology professionals.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • Day - Courses taking place between Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Evening/Weekend - Courses taking place on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online - Sometimes called "Home Study" or "Computer-Based Learning"
  • Blended - A combination of online and in-class components.
  • Distance - Traditional correspondence format. These courses work best if you can't get to a campus or if your schedule can't accommodate fixed class times

Overview

Explore essential safety standards and regulations used by professionals in Canada's thriving body art industry. Examine provincial regulations and standards governing the industry, methods of sterilization, blood borne pathogens, infection control and WHMIS certification. 

You will be able to put the standards, protocols and regulations of the personal service industry into practice.

This certificate is designed to teach safety standards to individuals pursuing work in the tattoo and piercing industry. This certificate covers provincial regulations and standards governing the industry, methods of sterilization, blood borne pathogens, infection control and WHMIS certification. All courses are delivered online and can be completed anywhere at any time.

Courses