Servilles Gateway programme is designed to strengthen the pathway for students, from school to workplace learning. Our exciting Gateway programme supports students with industry based learning and provides them with the relevant skills needed in the salon work place.

The course will consist of 3 days in the School Holiday's for your students convenience, with the option of either week 1 or 2. 

We have selected achievable foundation hairdressing unit standards for the students to obtain, as well as introducing them to some of the exciting areas in hairdressing.

Gateway Programme Dates for 2018

Intake Start Finish Assessment Day
Term 3 Monday 8th October Wednesday 10th October Monday 3rd December

On completion of the Servilles Academy Gateway Course, the learner will gain 23 Credits of NCEA Level 1 and 2.


Monday to Wednesday
9.30am to 3pm

Location for all 2018 Courses

Servilles Academy
8 Canada Street
Newton, Auckland CBD

For more information on Gateway courses or to enrol contact your Gateway co-ordinator at your secondary school.


Student for a Day

In addition to our formal, funded programmes schools can also send their students to Servilles Academy to experience what it's like to be a Hairdresser, Barber or Makeup Artist with our Student for a Day programme. Students will be able to take the first steps into the industry by spending a day in our Academy, participating in lessons, seeing demonstrations and experiencing a day in the life of a Servilles Academy student. 

What to bring:  All equipment will be supplied, just bring a pen.

Time:  9.30am – 2.30pm

Where: Servilles Academy - 8 Canada Street, Newton, Auckland CBD

Students will meet at the main reception.