Basic Certification

Basic Certification

Basic Examination Overview

The objective of this examination is to test and certify a henna artist’s understanding of the fundamental principles of henna, skin, hygiene, safety, culture, and traditions. If an artist knows these principles, the artist can more effectively serve a diverse clientele safely, effectively, and sensitively.

Note that you should read the terms of use before you take the exam.

At present, there is 1 main exam The Basic Certification Exam. There is also a choice of Extra Credit Exams that you can take to achieve an overall higher score.

The pass rate for the Basic Exam is set at 95%. Completing the exam does not mean you automatically pass and receive your certificate. Each person taking the exam MUST send us at least 3 images of their current work and also state the ingredients and method used to mix and apply henna.

Once you have completed and passed successfully ICNHA will email to you a certificate which is sealed and personalized to you.

The examination has a minimum donation amount of $25 per person per attempt.

More advanced examinations are planned and will be available once completed.

Basic Certificate


Certification Steps