Level 1: 250 Hours

Each school or licensed instructor will require each student to obtain 250 total hours of training before the student performs clinical services on a client. Of these 250 hours (theory and mannequin styling) 15 hours will be on skin care, 10 hours on nail care, and the final 25 hours will be on live models. For the purpose of this rule, one (1) credit hour equals 1 clock hours for the first 250 hours of training.

Theory

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Chemistry
  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Introduction to skin and nail care
  • EPA and OSHA – Infection Control Standards; blood spill procedures
  • HIV/AIDS and other communicable diseases

Laboratory

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes practical training in the following subjects:

  • Training on mannequin
  • Training on models without compensation

Theory of Hair Coloring

 

45 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Chemistry of color
  • Principles of color application
  • The chemical action of hair color

Theory of Hair and Scalp Treatments and Conditioning

 

20 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Hair analysis
  • Scalp condition
  • Treatments
  • Analysis condition and treatments

Theory of Nail and Skin Care

 

45 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Concepts and principles of nail care procedures and techniques

Theory of Hair Cutting

 

30 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Proper Handling and of care instruments

Theory of Shampooing

 

15 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Proper procedure of shampooing
  • Knowledge of shampoo formula
  • Water Temperature

Theory of Permanent Waving

 

20 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • The chemistry of permanent wave solution and its reaction
  • the chemistry of relaxers and tis reaction
  • The principles of permanent wave and rod placement
Theory

Theory

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Chemistry
  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Introduction to skin and nail care
  • EPA and OSHA – Infection Control Standards; blood spill procedures
  • HIV/AIDS and other communicable diseases
Laboratory

Laboratory

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes practical training in the following subjects:

  • Training on mannequin
  • Training on models without compensation
Theory of Hair Coloring

Theory of Hair Coloring

 

45 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Chemistry of color
  • Principles of color application
  • The chemical action of hair color
Theory of Hair and Scalp Treatments and Conditioning

Theory of Hair and Scalp Treatments and Conditioning

 

20 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Hair analysis
  • Scalp condition
  • Treatments
  • Analysis condition and treatments
Theory of Nail and Skin Care

Theory of Nail and Skin Care

 

45 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Concepts and principles of nail care procedures and techniques
Theory of Hair Cutting

Theory of Hair Cutting

 

30 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Proper Handling and of care instruments
Theory of Shampooing

Theory of Shampooing

 

15 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Proper procedure of shampooing
  • Knowledge of shampoo formula
  • Water Temperature
Theory of Permanent Waving

Theory of Permanent Waving

 

20 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • The chemistry of permanent wave solution and its reaction
  • the chemistry of relaxers and tis reaction
  • The principles of permanent wave and rod placement

Level 2: 1250 Hours

When a student has completed 250 credit hours (250 clock hours) in the above curriculum, with a minimum passing score of 80%, the student is prepared to progress to the clinic floor to perform clinical services on patrons.  After completion of the first 250 credit hours/250 clock hours of Level 1 training, the curriculum will be as follows:

Hair Removal

 

30 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Lip, chin, and face
  • Brow tweezing
  • Brow waxing

Permanent Waving

 

180 Credit Hours

Hair Coloring and Lightening

 

140 Credit Hours

This includes the following:

  • Concepts and principles of nail care procedures and techniques

Hair Cutting and Shaping

 

125 Credit Hours

Theory

 

100 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the theory and practice of all required subjects of cosmetology and the following subjects:

  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Physiology
  • Electricity
  • Safety precautions
  • Chemistry of beauty products, actions/reactions and the composition of tints, dyes, and bleaches
  • Salesmanship
  • Telephone etiquettes and ethics
  • Salon department: consisting of instruction in courtesy, neatness and professional attitude when interacting with the public

Charm and Art & Ethics

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Social Skills
  • Reception or Desk Work
  • Art and Ethics
  • State Board of Cosmetology Laws and Rules

Manicures, Pedicures, Nail Sculpting

 

90 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Manicures with hand and forearm massage
  • Pedicures with foot and leg massage
  • Nail sculpting

Scalp and Hair Treatments

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Brushing and manipulation
  • Corrective treatment
  • Reconditioning treatment

Facial Make-up and Hair Removal

 

55 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Facial treatments
  • Make-up applications
  • Brow and last tint

Hairdressing, Shampoo and Comb-Out

 

280 Credit Hours

This includes shampoos, comprising dry, soap less, oil and re-conditioner, finger waving, wet curls, thermo-curling, blow drying, hair styles, comb-outs ad all types of pressing hot combs and chemicals

Laboratory

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes practical training by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Preparing germicidal solutions
  • Shampoos
  • Tint and bleaches
  • Washing and sterilizing all equipment in the beauty salon

Chemical Hair Relaxing

 

100 Credit Hours

Hair Removal

Hair Removal

 

30 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Lip, chin, and face
  • Brow tweezing
  • Brow waxing
Permanent Waving

Permanent Waving

 

180 Credit Hours

Hair Coloring and Lightening

Hair Coloring and Lightening

 

140 Credit Hours

This includes the following:

  • Concepts and principles of nail care procedures and techniques
Hair Cutting and Shaping

Hair Cutting and Shaping

 

125 Credit Hours

Theory

Theory

 

100 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the theory and practice of all required subjects of cosmetology and the following subjects:

  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Physiology
  • Electricity
  • Safety precautions
  • Chemistry of beauty products, actions/reactions and the composition of tints, dyes, and bleaches
  • Salesmanship
  • Telephone etiquettes and ethics
  • Salon department: consisting of instruction in courtesy, neatness and professional attitude when interacting with the public
Charm and Art & Ethics

Charm and Art & Ethics

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Social Skills
  • Reception or Desk Work
  • Art and Ethics
  • State Board of Cosmetology Laws and Rules
Manicures, Pedicures, Nail Sculpting

Manicures, Pedicures, Nail Sculpting

 

90 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Manicures with hand and forearm massage
  • Pedicures with foot and leg massage
  • Nail sculpting
Scalp and Hair Treatments

Scalp and Hair Treatments

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Brushing and manipulation
  • Corrective treatment
  • Reconditioning treatment
Facial Make-up and Hair Removal

Facial Make-up and Hair Removal

 

55 Credit Hours

This includes instruction by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Facial treatments
  • Make-up applications
  • Brow and last tint
Hairdressing, Shampoo and Comb-Out

Hairdressing, Shampoo and Comb-Out

 

280 Credit Hours

This includes shampoos, comprising dry, soap less, oil and re-conditioner, finger waving, wet curls, thermo-curling, blow drying, hair styles, comb-outs ad all types of pressing hot combs and chemicals

Laboratory

Laboratory

 

50 Credit Hours

This includes practical training by a licensed instructor in the following subjects:

  • Preparing germicidal solutions
  • Shampoos
  • Tint and bleaches
  • Washing and sterilizing all equipment in the beauty salon
Chemical Hair Relaxing

Chemical Hair Relaxing

 

100 Credit Hours

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