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The International College of Cosmetology maintains the ISO 9001: 2015 quality management system certificate

May 7, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the college’s quality management system has been audited and found to meet the requirements of standard ISO 9001:2015. Continuous improvement of quality management processes is a strategically important tool in the work organization of an educational institution. International College of Cosmetology has been receiving this certificate for the 2nd year in a row. Scope of certification:Higher education institution in health care (incl. Provision of first level professional higher education within the Health Care study direction, in the programs Therapeutic Massage (4th level according to Latvian Qualification Framework, 5th level [...]

We will get through this…

March 31, 2020

The Spring has finally come, but this time it’s very different. No one expected this. More than ever, we understand that our health is a priority. In one day, the high-speed train of our daily routine was stopped. A well-known saying confirms that life begins at the end of one’s comfort zone. Now we are all in a new situation which pushes us to learn to work and make decisions remotely. Of course, this creates some anxiety for everyone, but we will deal with this sooner or later. Being able to switch to new solutions during the day, transforming and maintaining business continuity has been our college’s biggest challenge of the past weeks. [...]

International College of Cosmetology is awarded for diversity management

November 21, 2019

In a ceremony, organized by the establishment “Dažādībā ir spēks” (direct translation – There is Power in Diversity) , International College of Cosmetology received the award in the category “Our Communication 2019”. It is awarded for “the implementation of diversity management elements, the exchange of good practices and the promotion of the inclusion of different groups in society”. Among the 31 participants, 5 companies received awards in different categories. We are grateful for the recognition. The concept of diversity resonates with all the core values of the International College of Cosmetology – social [...]

International College of Cosmetology receives the prestigious CIBTAC Award

September 17, 2019

Last Sunday, in the CIBTAC and BABTAC Awards ceremony, the International College of Cosmetology received the prestigious CIBTAC Award for the category New CIBTAC Centre 2019. It was presented by the stunning Caroline Hirons. The CIBTAC Awards celebrate the amazing work and commitment of their Centres, Tutors and Students. Winning the award reassures our students that our services are recognised within the industry as first-class. Other finalists of this category are Coco College of Beauty Therapy (Ireland) and Tesio Therapist Academy (Japan). The ceremony followed the Innovative Beauty One Day Conference. “Education, professionalism and industry development [...]

Students learn massage with aromatic candles. The class is led by a physiotherapist and a cosmetologist from Poland.

September 11, 2019

This week at the college we welcomed guests from Poland, Bielska Wyższa Szkoła im. Józefa Tyszkiewicza University. Lecturer Katarzina has over 20 years of experience in physiotherapy and business. Lecturer Silvia is a specialist in cosmetology and aesthetic medicine, has a Master’s degree in cosmetology and is continuing to develop her knowledge both in Poland and abroad. They introduced the students with their institution and taught a massage technique using aromatic candles. Both lecturers admired the premises of the International College of [...]