SAAHSP is a Non Profit Organisation serving its members and the Beauty, Somatology, Spa and Wellness Profession and Industry as the professional body in South Africa.SAAHSP is legally constituted to protect the Public Interest in relation to services provided.  The organisation will develop, award, monitor and revoke Professional Designations and regulate Continual Professional Development (CPD);  

 

 
 

Professional Membership Fee - ABOUT YOUR MEMBERSHIP

New Members:  R770 per annum (includes membership badge)

Membership renewal:  R650 per annum

Salon Membership

New Members:  R1,100 per annum (includes 1 staff membership)

Membership renewal:  R850 per annum

* 10% discount on each staff membership applications

Corporates - ABOUT YOUR MEMBERSHIP

New Members:  R1,300 per annum (includes 1 staff membership)

Membership renewal:  R1,000 per annum

* 10% discount on each staff membership applications

 

Nail Technician 

New Members:  R450 per annum (includes membership badge)

 

 

Membership Application Forms

Professional Membership Application Form - 

Affiliate Membership Application Form -

Nail Technician Membership Application Form - 

Salon & Spa Membership Application Form - 

Corporate Membership Application Form - 

 

Completed forms + pics of relevant certificates and docs may be emailed to info@saahsp.co.za or you could scan or fax

 

 

 

 

SAAHSP Members

 
 

MEMBER CATEGORIES

Ordinary Membership to the Association shall be open to all qualified and interested parties who shall be individuals with professional or other interests in the operational areas of the Association.

 

Voting Members

 

Honorary and or Founder Member - Voting Member

A natural person who the SAAHSP Board has, in its absolute discretion, conferred Honorary Membership status for rendering outstanding service to the art and science of the industry or to the association.  These members are not required to pay a subscription, and are entitled to vote.

 

Professional Member - Voting Member

A designated person within the field of Beauty, Somatology, Spa and Wellness Profession and Industry. These members are required to pay an annual subscription, and are entitled to one vote.  A portion of these fees are payable to CIDESCO on an annual basis.

 

These member are entitled to cast a vote in person or via proxy at the Annual General Meeting or any membership meeting called for. 

 

Corporate Member - Non-Voting Member

Is a Business entity, which may include corporate SAAHSP and CIDESCO schools, these entities may not indicate that their activities, products or training are endorsed by the Association unless they have made a written application to the SAAHSP Board, comply with the criteria as set out by the SAAHSP Board and their application has been approved by the SAAHSP Board, in its discretion.   Such entity is required to subscribe to the Association annually and do NOT have a vote.   

 

Salon/Spa Member - Non-Voting Member

Is a Business entity, may not indicate that their activities, products or training are endorsed by the Association unless they have made written application to the SAAHSP Board, comply with the criteria as set out by the SAAHSP Board and their application has been approved by the SAAHSP Board in its discretion.  Such entity is required to subscribe to the Association annually and do NOT have a vote.   Such entity is required to have one member with a valid SAAHSP and or CIDESCO membership qualification and should be a Designated member. 

 

Affiliate Member - Non-Voting Member

Constitutes a person holding position that is excluded from the membership designations.

 

Student Member - Non-Voting Member

A natural person following a course of a recognised standard of education and training in the industry.  These members are required to pay an annual subscription and are not entitled to vote.  A portion of these fees are payable to CIDESCO on an annual basis.

 

These member are NOT eligible to cast a vote in person or via proxy at the Annual General Meeting or any membership meeting called for.  

 

DESIGNATIONS

 

Nail technologist (NtHS)

A Nail Technologist (NtHS) is a practicing professional who applies artificial nails and provides nail and nail care therapy on the hands and feet.   NtHS often specialize in one or more types of nail enhancements such as Gel, Silk, Fibre, Acrylic and Nail art, depending on product specific training.

Beauty Technologist (BtHS)

A Beauty Technologist (BtHS) is a practicing professional who applies basic skincare, hand and foot treatments with nail treatments, hair removal and make-up applications and a basic back and neck massage and back treatment.

Beauty Therapist (BHS)

A Beauty Therapist (BHS) is a practicing professional who applies complete skincare and body treatments including massage.  This requires two years of training.

Somatologist (SomHS)

A Somatologist (SomHS) is a practicing professional who studies the science of the human body  including physics, chemistry, biology, botany and general heading of physicalism as a branch of anthropology. This requires 3 years of training.

Application requirements

  • Evidence Criteria sheet

  • CPD Policy

  • Code of Ethics

  • CPD Procedure for Members

  • CPD Activity Log

 

 
 

Membership Application Forms

Professional Membership Application Form - 

Salon & Corporate Membership Application Form - 

Completed forms + pics of relevant certificates and docs may be emailed to info@saahsp.co.za or you could scan or fax

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Physical Address:

Savannah Office Park

Cycad Building

Corner 9th & Rugby Street

Weltevreden Park

1707

Email:   info@saahsp.co.za

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Postal Address:

Postnet Suite 236

Private Bag X1

Cresta

2115

 

Phone:  011 675 6518

CIDESCO Section

South Africa