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Start your career in the hair and beauty industry!

Welcome to your first step to a career in the exciting, ever changing hair and beauty industry! If you like the idea of making a career out of helping people to look and feel their best, then we encourage you to apply for a post-secondary education at our career institute. As British Columbia’s premier, student run salon and spa in Penticton, Okanagan Cosmetology Institute offers a comprehensive selection of courses in Cosmetology, Hair Styling, Esthetics & Nail Technology, Nail Technology and Make Up Artistry. The choice is YOURS!


Why Students Choose OCI

  • We are one of BC’s ONLY recognized training providers for Foundations and Level 1 of the Red Seal Designation
    Just by choosing OCI you are already ahead of the curve!
  • We are BC’s Premiere Student Run Salon & Spa
    Get first hand experience as you learn all the ins and outs of running a full service salon and spa.
  • Flexible Financing Options
    As a fully accredited post secondary institution, we are able to offer you many different avenues to pay for your hair, nail and beauty courses and programs!

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