Hairstylist and Aesthetician Training School in Conception Bay South

At the Woodford Training Centre, we strive to provide our students with comprehensive training that will allow them to succeed in the real world. Our staff members are highly trained in all aspects of the beauty industry and work closely with each student to facilitate the proper techniques and practices used in the hairstyling and aesthetician professions.


Be part of an award-winning team. Join the students and staff at Woodford Training Centre.

  • Certified Instructors with many years of experience
  • Visits from industry experts from across North America
  • Low student/teacher ratio
  • Experience with a variety of product lines
  • Staff trained to accommodate the special needs and varied histories of adult learners
  • Active role in provincial/national competitions (Our students have won numerous awards since 1995)


Instructional Staff


Sharon Woodford: Hairstylist Instructor, Owner

  • Interprovincial Red Seal Certificate
  • Diploma of Vocational Education from the Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Post-Secondary Instructor’s Certificate
  • 48 years of experience – 32 as an Instructor
  • Interprovincial Red Seal Advisory Committee member


Lisa Woodford Meaney: Hairstylist Instructor

  • Interprovincial Red Seal Certificate
  • Post-Secondary Instructor’s Certificate
  • 21 years of experience


Walter Lewis: Related Instructor

  • Master’s Degree in Education


Shandelle White: Aesthetics Instructor

  • 15 years of beauty industry experience
  • Trained in med aesthetics


Jacqueline Nugent: Hairstylist Instructor

  • Interprovincial Red Seal Certificate
  • Specialist in perming and colouring
  • ESA for ISO and Joico
  • 20 years of experience
  • Post-secondary institution certified


Danielle Gorman Aesthetics Demonstrator

  • 4 years of experience in the beauty industry.


Janet Whitten Hairstylist Demonstrator

  • 34 years of experience in the beauty industry.


Cavelle McGrath : Demonstrator

  • Interprovincial Red Seal Certificate
  • 16 years of experience   


Support Staff

Judy Rideout: Office Management

Chad Woodford: Computer Support

Become an Aesthetician

Become Red Seal Certified

The Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program was started over 50 years ago to acknowledge the skills and training received by persons working in the skilled trades industry. It allows your credentials to be recognized throughout Canada. Woodford Training Centre is proud to be an official testing site for the Red Seal Certification. Please call us for more information on upcoming testing dates.

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