Maria Steele
Duke St North, room 127
919-536-7200, ext. 4422

Cosmetology Instructor Training (Non-credit)

Short Term

Cosmetology Instructor Training course is designed to teach the licensed Cosmetologist how to teach a Cosmetology class. The class consists of developing lesson plans, studying basic methods of teaching and learning, producing effective presentations, communicating confidently and effective classroom management, to name a few. It also involves teaching the proper health, safety and sanitation procedures to aspiring cosmetologists to avoid common infections in the school, salon or spa.

After successfully completing this course, the students will be able to sit for the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art's exam to be a licensed Cosmetology Instructor. 850 hours. $642.


  • NC Licensed Cosmetologist

The  Durham Tech Cosmetology/Natural Hair Care Clinic is open to the public to provide hair, nail, and makeup services at reduced prices. The clinic is staffed by Durham Tech students, and students complete 100 percent of the work.

Estimated Tuition & Fees



Duke Street North

Contact Hours


Estimated Completion Time

10 - 11 months

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