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Academic Offerings – Course Details

Advanced Cosmetology – 1800 Clock Hours

The Advanced Cosmetology Program prepares all graduates for the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology Examination in order to become licensed hairdressers.

This course is designed to teach the basic cosmetology course plus give students advanced knowledge and opportunity to learn advanced techniques and the responsibilities of managing and/or owning a salon.

Emphasis is placed upon utilization of all equipment supportive to beauty services and to becoming a proficient cosmetologist. In addition, the course will also give the student knowledge and competency in the area of salon management, business and client problem solving, advanced salon techniques and salon ownership.

The course provides training and preparation for The Ohio State Board Examination.

 


 

Course of Study 1800 Clock Hours:

 

INFECTION CONTROL PRINCIPLES & PRACTICES – 60 hours

Bacteriology – Dispensary Requirements & Operations

PROPERTIES OF THE HAIR & SCALP – 120 hours

Trichology – Draping Techniques / Client Protection – Shampoos / Rinses / Treatments – Disorders / Diseases / Conditions – Chemistry (Basics / pH)

HAIR PROCEDURES & PRACTICES – 460 hours

Styling & Finishing (Roller Setting/ Hair Molding) – Thermal Styling (Thermal Iron/Straightening/Blow –dry Techniques) – Formal Styling (Braiding/Wigs/Hair Pieces & Hair Additions) – Haircutting Basics – Haircutting Techniques & Tools (Shears/Razor/Texturizing/Clippers/Trimmers)

CHEMICAL PROCEDURES & PRACTICES – 480 hours

Chemical Texturizing (Permanent Wave/ Chemical – Relaxers/ Curl Reforming/ Corrections) – Hair Coloring (Dimensional Coloring Techniques/Corrections)

MANICURE & PEDICURE PROCEDURES & PRACTICES – 120 hours

Structure of Nails (Anatomy of Bones, Skin & Muscles) – Diseases, Disorders & Conditions – Basic Manicure & Pedicure – Manicure & Pedicure (Tools / Equipment) – Hand/Arm Foot/ Leg Massage – Artificial Nail Enhancements/ Maintenance

SKIN CARE PROCEDURES & PRACTICES – 120 hours

Skin Theory (Anatomy of Skin/Body Systems/Cells/Tissues) – Diseases, Disorders & Conditions – Basic Facials (Techniques/Treatments/Facial Make-up/Hair Removal) – Relaxation Treatments/ Health History – Electricity (Principles/ Safety/ Effects/Therapies)

SALON OPERATIONS & COMMUNICATION SKILLS – 120 hours

Salon Operation & Management (Sales/Consultation/Career Development/ Professional Image) – Communication Skills (Listening Skills/Product & Service Education/ Consultation)

COSMETOLOGY LAWS & RULES – 70 hours

Ohio Administrative Code/Ohio Revised Code/Inspection & Enforcement – Continuing Education/ Policies & Procedures – Ohio Revised Code Statutes – License & Permit Policy & Procedures

PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY – 50 hours

Sanitation Practices & Procedures – Sterilization Practices & Procedures – Dispensary Operations & Procedures – Bacteriology, Contagious & Communicable Disease Control – Salon Operations & Procedures – Consumer & Product Safety

ADVANCED TECHNIQUES – 200 hours

Advanced Anatomy of Hair & Scalp – Advanced Haircutting & Styling – Advanced Chemical Services – Salon Supervision & Management – Specialized Equipment Use and Control – Product & Service Sales Training – Communication Skills

 

Required Textbooks

1 Milady’s Standard Cosmetology 2012 /Textbook (hardcover), ISBN-13: 978-1-4390-5930-2, $117.95
1 Milady’s Standard Cosmetology 2012 Theory Workbook ; ISBN-13: 978-1-4390-5923-4, $50.95
1 Milady’s Standard Cosmetology 2012, Exam Review, ISBN-13: 978-1-4390-5921-0, $36.95

 

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What can you do with training and licensing? Here are some options:

Hair Colorist Hair Stylist
Salon Owner Salon Manager
Texture Specialist Make-up Artist
Beauty Supply Store Manager Beauty Store Owner
Manicurist/Nail Technician Platform artist
Product Sales Representative

Cosmetologist Job Outlook: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/Personal-Care-and-Service/Barbers-hairdressers-and-cosmetologists.htm