Cosmetology School (Non-credit)

Workforce Continuing Education School of Cosmetology

Learn the art of cosmetology in Wake Tech's streamlined, non-degree School of Cosmetology program. Prepare yourself to be workforce ready by focusing solely on hands-on training and preparing for the N.C. Board of Cosmetic Art Examiners certification exam. 

 

See all salon services open to the public Make a Cosmetology Appointment Make a Natural Hair Appointment

 


Required Information Sessions

Attend a mandatory information session to learn about registration fees, admission requirements, books, kits, uniforms, and program schedule. You must attend an information session before you can register for this course or enroll in Bilingual Success to Cosmetology course.

Requirements for Registration:

  • Government-issued ID
  • Social Security number or Tax ID number
  • High School Diploma/GED or CRC and Money Order in order to register for this course.
Bilingual Cosmetology Information Sessions

These sessions are for Bilingual Cosmetology only. View Information Sessions for Natural Hair Specialist.

No children are allowed to attend the Information Sessions.

Location Date Time Room
Information Sessions are cancelled until further notice.      

For information about cosmetology hair care classes, contact Maribel Jefferies at 919-334-1588 or  [email protected] or [email protected] or 919-334-1590.


Industry-recognized credential: North Carolina Board of Cosmetic Arts

Complete in: 14 months or less (1,584 hour program)

For non-credit student support services or to see if you qualify for financial assistance, contact the Career Pathways Program & Student Resources. 

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Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Continuing Education Cosmetology II - Intermediate
Name
COS-3201F7
Overall Quality of This Course
★★★★★
Based on 6 student surveys.
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Candidates that are interested in obtaining a Cosmetology license
Description
This course covers more comprehensive cosmetology concepts, such as safety, product knowledge, chemistry, manicuring, chemical restructuring, and hair coloring. To simulate a salon environment, the course includes hands-on training in basic skin care, scalp treatments, shampooing, conditioning, haircutting, wigs, and related topics.
Course Objectives
  1. Learn to safely and competently apply concepts of all phases of Cosmetology in a salon setting.
  2. Learn infection control procedures associated with Cosmetology.
  3. Learn general anatomy, physiology and chemistry.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Lesson 1 & 2: Theory Concepts
    Infection Control Procedures
    General Anatomy
    Physiology

    Students will perform practical skills in a salon setting on live models and mannequins.
  2. Lesson 3 & 4: Theory Concepts
    Skin Structure and Growth
    Nail Structure and Growth

    Students will perform practical skills in a salon setting on live models and mannequins.
  3. Lesson 5 & 6: Theory Concepts
    Basics of Chemistry

    Students will perform practical skills in a salon setting on live models and mannequins.
  4. Lesson 7 & 8: Theory Concepts
    Basics of Electricity

    Students will perform practical skills in a salon setting on live models and mannequins.
  5. Lesson 9 & 10: Theory Concepts
    Review for written exam
    Review for practical exam
  6. Lesson 11 & 12: Theory Concepts
    Mock Theory and Practical exams
Contact Hours
392
CEU's
No
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Yes
Certification
NC Board of Cosmetic Arts
Website URL
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. N?A
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Students must attend Cosmetology orientation session..
Text and Supplies Needed
Milady Standard Cosmetology Textbook
Milady Standard Cosmetology Workbook
Milady Standard Cosmetology Exam Review book
Cosmetology Kit
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Cosmetology Lab
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Satisfactory completion of assignments and student services.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
N?A
Intended Audience
Candidates that are interested in obtaining a Cosmetology license
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • Licensed Cosmetologist
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Maribel Jefferies
919-334-1590