Contravention: Employing or otherwise engaging individual to engage in compulsory trade without a Certificate of Qualification, contrary to section 4 of the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009 (OCTAA).
Summary: On September 18, 2017, Ontario College of Trades inspectors conducted an inspection at Clear Coiffures Ltd., located at 435 Stone Road West, Guelph, ON. The inspectors determined that one individual employed by Clear Coiffures Ltd. was colouring a client’s hair for remuneration while she did not hold a Certificate of Qualification or a Statement of Membership in the compulsory trade of hairstylist (332A) that is not suspended, and while he was not an apprentice in the trade working pursuant to a registered training agreement that is not suspended.
Notice of Contravention: On November 30, 2017, a College inspector issued a Notice of Contravention to Clear Coiffures Ltd., of Guelph, setting out an administrative penalty of $500. Clear Coiffures Ltd. had no other OCTAA Notices of Contravention issued to it in the three years preceding the date of the current notice.